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Economics...free trade
Are the benefits of free trade worth the losses for some?
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 2:47pm by Emily

economics
Which of the following is given as a reason for nations NOT to engage in free trade? A) Free trade gives consumers access to goods they might not otherwise be able to consume B) Tariffs are a good source of revenue for a nation C) Trade is shown to promote peace among nations ...
Friday, February 18, 2011 at 11:27am by KEVIN

economics- free trade.
What are the advantages and disadvantages of free trade?
Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at 7:53pm by julie

reading skills
1. Netta and Jim argued over their views of free trade. 2. Netta and Jim had different views on free trade. 3. Netta and Jim were sharply split over the issue of free trade. 4. Netta and Jim refused to discuss the issue of free trade. 6. Which of the four sentences is not ...
Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 3:53pm by Cassie

reading
1. Netta and Jim argued over their views of free trade. 2. Netta and Jim had different views on free trade. 3. Netta and Jim were sharply split over the issue of free trade. 4. Netta and Jim refused to discuss the issue of free trade. Which of the four sentences is not neutral...
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 7:57pm by Anonymous

Reading Skills
This question is based on the following four sentences. 1. Netta and Jim argued over their views of free trade. 2. Netta and Jim had different views on free trade. 3. Netta and Jim were sharply split over the issue of free trade. 4. Netta and Jim refused to discuss the issue ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 5:29pm by Emily

business
Here is a question on free trade. Country X and Country Z have a free trade agreement. If Country X buys trucks from Country Y and sells the trucks to a car dealer in Country Z, does the buyer need to pay duty on trucks. Why or why not? I think that yes, because good that are ...
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 8:29pm by Maria

History
Which was not a cause of agitation by the Parisiaan lower classes in the 18th century. a.taxation b.farming methods c.Overpopulatin d.free trade e.feudal rents i think it is D. Free trade
Sunday, January 13, 2008 at 4:27pm by Evan

International Trade-Economics
The demand and supply curves for an import-competing industry in a country are given by: D = 500 – 10P, S = 100 + 10P. Similarly, the respective demand and supply curves of foreign country for this industry are given by D* = 400 – 10P, S* = 200 + 10P. a. What will be the price...
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 12:23pm by JP

economics
1) Recent trends toward trade restrictions have been to a) lower only those trade barriers related to technology. b)shield a country's automobile industries. c)increase trade barriers. d) decrease trade barriers
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 9:34pm by kelly

English
In these four sentences, the word that’s most obviously a loaded word is? 1. Netta and Jim argued over their views of free trade. 2. Netta and Jim had different views on free trade. 3. Netta and Jim were sharply split over the issue of free trade. 4. Netta and Jim refused to ...
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 1:18am by Nikita

economics
Can anyone please simply explain in words to me that why free trade is a good thing even for a high-wage country like the U.S.??? Thanks a lot!!!!
Sunday, September 21, 2008 at 9:29pm by eriko

economics
What are the potential costs of adopting a free trade regime? Do you think governments should do anything to reduce these costs? What?
Friday, June 24, 2011 at 7:29pm by berkys

economics
Write a 300 - 400 word essay explaining the advantages and disadvantages of international trade. Some possible areas to use are comparative advantage, gains from trade, and trade restrictions. Explain three advantages of international trade and explain three disadvantages of ...
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 3:28pm by LeWeane

economics
trade-offs are alternatives that people give up when they choose one course of action over another. Who makes trade-offs? Why do decisions involve trade-offs?
Tuesday, April 15, 2008 at 4:19pm by me

please check(Social studies)
4.C 5.B 4.why is ectourism better for the environment than traditional tourism? A.it changes native cultures B.there is a shortage of clean water C.traditional tourism only highlights beaches D.ecotourism uses few natural resources 5.Which of the following explains why workers...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 2:55pm by dalia

social studies(updated answers)
4.B 5.A 4.why is ectourism better for the environment than traditional tourism? A.it changes native cultures B.there is a shortage of clean water C.traditional tourism only highlights beaches D.ecotourism uses few natural resources 5.Which of the following explains why workers...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 3:11pm by dalia

social studies(updated answers)
4.why is ectourism better for the environment than traditional tourism? A.it changes native cultures B.there is a shortage of clean water C.traditional tourism only highlights beaches D.ecotourism uses few natural resources 4.A 5.C 5.Which of the following explains why workers...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 3:52pm by dalia

Social Studies 30
Explain the relationship between the objectives of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade and the concept of free trade.
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 at 10:16pm by kaylee

Economics
A. Domestic trade 1.) how does marketing affect local trade? 2.) why should we expand our domestic trade? 3.) why is retail trade important? B. Foreign trade 1.) what are the top ten export product of the Philippines? 2.) how do Philippines promote foreign trade? 3.) does ...
Friday, March 2, 2007 at 7:46am by Danielle Stacey

Social Studies
Could you please check the definition that matches with the term. Here are the terms: free enterprise Economics trade-off economic models market econonmy total costs wants marginal benefit fixed costs rational choice Here are the definitions study of the production, ...
Monday, March 23, 2009 at 9:09pm by Sam

Economics
In recent years, talk has risen and ebbed about creating a FTAA (Free Trade Area of the Americas), encompassing countries in North, Central and South America. Based on the successes and failures of NAFTA evaluate whether the United States should participate in such an FTAA.
Friday, November 2, 2007 at 8:02am by Diantoni

Economics
6. The idea that countries should produce and sell goods that they produce most effectively and efficiently, and buy goods that other countries produce most effectively and efficiently, is known as A. absolute advantage theory. C. efficiency balanced trade. B. free trade. D. ...
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 11:37am by Heather

Geo 7th Grade
What is NAFTA? a. An agreement between the United States and Mexico to no longer trade. c. An agreement between the United States and Mexico to introduce free trade. b. An agreement between all North American nations to no longer trade. d. An agreement between all North ...
Monday, November 26, 2012 at 6:17pm by rawr... im a dinosaur.... rawr

Literacy
6.The idea that countries should produce and sell goods that they produce most effectively and efficiently, and buy goods that other countries produce most effectively and efficiently, is known as A. absolute advantage theory. C. efficiency balanced trade. B. free trade. D. ...
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 12:10am by Heather

economics
Which federal agency is responsible for managing inflation? The Department of Housing and Urban Development, The World Trade Organization, or The International Monetary Foundation? I think it is The World Trade Organization.
Thursday, December 13, 2007 at 11:16am by Tabby

Economics
I'm completely stuck on this question.. Trade barriers only work when..? -infant industries receive the protection. -the United States does not have a trade deficit. -American money is kept in the United States. -other countries do not use trade barriers. I want to say the ...
Thursday, October 8, 2009 at 2:48pm by Chuck

Economics
Describe the effects of protective tariffs. Why might a government limit free trade in this way? I know that a protective tariff is designed to protect a domestic industry but i can't figure out the rest of the question. Governments impose tariffs on imported goods so that ...
Tuesday, May 15, 2007 at 4:47pm by Kayla

Economics
There is a trade-off between the objective of reducing a trade deficit and the objective of reaching full employment because:(A)Net exports rise as income increases(B)As income increases, the trade deficit rises(C)Imports fall as income increases(D)Fiscal policy and monetary ...
Sunday, November 4, 2007 at 1:13pm by Sharp

microeconomics
I am having a problem with one of my homework questions and would like some help if possible...here is the question.. According to an article in the New York Times (Nov. 5, 1993),"many Midwest wheat farmers oppose the NAFTA free trade agreement asmuch as many corn farmers ...
Monday, August 21, 2006 at 8:20pm by Deana

social studies
How did the slave trade affect the eastern shore? Also where can I find information about the Slave Trade on Maryland's Eastern shore on its economics and culture? Help is Appreciated! Thankyou
Thursday, November 6, 2008 at 8:25pm by Johnny

microeconomics - trade
What is the significance of trade? Why oh why does it occur? (What i know is that 2 parties gain more if they trade but is there anything else? i feel i missed something...) Fundamentally, thats it. With trade, both parties are better off. Now then, the existance of trade ...
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 at 7:00am by DonsBall

Economics
21. The EU is an example of a trading bloc, or _______, that has a common external tariff and no internal tariffs, and that coordinates laws to facilitate trade between member countries. A. strategic alliance B. joint venture C. common market D. multinational export assistance...
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 12:50pm by Heather

Economics
I am on the chapter for International Trade in the book. I neew to calculate the producer surplus after a trade and I am not sure if I am doing it right. Graph: Price of Pencil Sharpeners $16__________________________World Price >>>>>>>|>>>>>...
Saturday, May 10, 2008 at 10:16am by G

Mirco economics
Why does trade of any type take place? Illustrate your answer by reference to each of the following: 1. Market exchange in which price is determined by Demand and supply. (refer in your answer to producer and consumer surplus) 2. Exchange between two individuals based on ...
Saturday, November 4, 2006 at 9:36am by D

Survey of Economics
How do you interpret the phrase there's no such thing as a free lunch and a free lunch is possible in term of the production possibilities curve?
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 10:22pm by Whosay

economics
Answer the next three questions on the basis of the following production possibilities data for Francia and Galacia. All data are in tons. (3 marks) Francia production possibilities: A B C D E Soup 60 45 30 15 0 Nuts 0 15 30 45 60 Galacia production possibilities: A B C D E ...
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 8:47am by moha

International Econ
Suppose a country announces that it is moving toward free trade by reducing its tariffs on intermediate inputs used by its production sector, while at the same time maintaining its tariffs on final goods. Does this policy change really move the country toward "freer trade"? ...
Sunday, July 25, 2010 at 7:03pm by Mary

International Econ.. Please Help!
Suppose a country announces that it is moving toward free trade by reducing its tariffs on intermediate inputs used by its production sector, while at the same time maintaining its tariffs on final goods. Does this policy change really move the country toward "freer trade"? ...
Sunday, July 25, 2010 at 7:59pm by Mary

Economics
How does inflation influence the terms of trade?
Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 7:33pm by Lee

Economics
How does inflation influence the terms of trade?
Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 11:07pm by Lee

Economics
How does inflation influence the terms of trade?
Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 11:07pm by Lee

Economics
How does inflation influence the terms of trade?
Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 11:07pm by Lee

Economics
How do I write a paper on "Why we trade with Brazil?"
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 6:16pm by Melinda

Economics
Hi, would anyone please help me with this question for economics. It for an assignment due in several days, and it is very urgent, because I cant information about it, and our school teacher in absent until the day it is due. thank you Trade unions and Employer Organisations, ...
Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 5:03am by Susan

business
Write a 200- to 300-word essay arguing for or against unrestricted international trade. Some possible platforms on which to write are comparative advantage, gains from trade, World Trade Organization, and trade restrictions. Support your position with three specific reasons.
Friday, January 29, 2010 at 5:19pm by blabla

economics
Has NAFTA succeeded as a way to increase US trade?
Sunday, June 29, 2008 at 7:24pm by jayde

Economics
Why does Wheelan argue that international trade is beneficial?
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 8:41am by Allsaints Macauley

Economics
no idea what to do guys, little help please 11. Answer the next three questions on the basis of the following production possibilities data for Francia and Galacia. All data are in tons. Francia production possibilities: A B C D E Soup 60 45 30 15 0 Nuts 0 15 30 45 60 Galacia ...
Monday, May 3, 2010 at 8:24pm by Kyle

economics
Where would ypu expect the least amount of trade?
Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 4:23pm by Frances

Economics
Why is restriction of trade likely to reduce material welfare
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at 2:43pm by Anonymous 2

Economics *Micro
Goods Computer Wine x Y Qc Qw Country mil mil gal US 60 240 France 33 1/3 200 Assuming that without trade, -the US Produces 30 million computers, and - France produces 80 million gallons of wine. Also assuming that -both countries will completely specialize in the good in ...
Saturday, February 14, 2009 at 10:20pm by SadBob

business
On balance, do you believe that the benefits of free trade outweigh the drawbacks? Why or why not?
Sunday, April 24, 2011 at 9:41pm by TM

Social
The agricultural revolution made us stop chasing our food because we started farming and it gave us free time. Now our free time helped us think of what we will do tomorrow. So which came after and so on. your choices: math,science, and literature trade and commerse division ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 10:33pm by T.M.L.

economics
why do consumer surplus shrink after taxes or imposed on trade?
Monday, February 11, 2008 at 9:47am by Ce

Social emergency
The agricultural revolution made us stop chasing our food because we started farming and it gave us free time. Now our free time helped us think of what we will do tomorrow. So which came after and so on. your choices: math,science, and literature trade and commerse division ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2009 at 11:01am by T.M.L.

Social Studies
What is mercantalism? Is it like free trade? What were the corn laws? Please help me.
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at 2:28am by John

Marketing Management
What is the role of the WTO and economic communities in encouraging free trade?
Sunday, January 29, 2012 at 3:41pm by Amy

Economics
Go to the website w w w .u s t r . g o v From this site, what are some of the key trade issues for the U.S. government today?
Wednesday, September 5, 2007 at 7:05pm by Leah

Economics
I just do not understand, how is the market price and quantity of international trade arrived.
Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 11:00am by Sue

AP Economics
Describe why every decision involves trade-off. Can you please explain it to me.I don't get it!!!
Monday, July 13, 2009 at 4:49pm by Anonymous

economics
how might these trade restrictions on imported goods affect the japanese economy
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 9:25am by gina

Economics International Trade
Heckscher- Ohlin Model 1. Suppose that Home produces computers (C) and Food (F) using skilled labour (S) and unskilled labour (L). The unit factor requirements for each industry are: aSC = 1 aSF = 1 aLC = 2 aLF = 4 (a)What good is skilled labour intensive? (b)Suppose that the ...
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 1:10am by Lilian

economics
why might a leader of a developing nation talk about scarcity and trade-offs?
Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at 11:36pm by steph

Economics
Could you please elaborate on Cap and Trade? How could we use it for companies to limit their air pollutants?
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 8:24pm by Sally

Economics Internation trade
Please help on the following question 2. (Heckscher- Ohlin Model) Suppose that Home produces computers (C) and Food (F) using skilled labour (S) and unskilled labour (L). The unit factor requirements for each industry are: aSC = 1 aSF = 1 aLC = 2 aLF = 4 (a) What good is ...
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 12:39am by Lilian

Literacy
In global trade, when the difference between money coming into a country from exports and money leaving a country due to imports or money flows from other factors is known as the A. balance of payments. C. balance of trade. B. trade offset. D. trade deficit. my answer is C
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 11:32am by Heather

economics
How does the devaluation of a currency reduce or increase a trade deficit? Can you give a real world example?
Friday, November 20, 2009 at 10:58pm by j

12th grade economics
how might opportunity cost help to explain tha pattern of international trade?
Sunday, January 24, 2010 at 3:00pm by muz

Business and Economics
What are two reasons why the EU have limited exports to China and their effect on trade relationships?
Monday, January 10, 2011 at 3:45pm by Lucy

Business management class
In global trade, when the difference between money coming into a country from exports and money leaving a country due to imports or money flows from other factors is known as the A. balance of payments. C. balance of trade. B. trade offset. D. trade deficit. my answer is D
Monday, January 30, 2012 at 12:01pm by April

Economics
Hi again! This is a question alot of people will be interested in getting some help with!! Thank you!! Question: Why does trade of any type take place? Illustrate your answer by reference to each of the following a)Market exchange in which price is determined by Demand and ...
Friday, October 27, 2006 at 7:51am by D

global history.
What did people in Ancient Greece trade with other countries? What were the trade routes, what did they trade, and finally, what was the effect on Greece ?
Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 10:24pm by Jenna

economics
What were the original causes of the u.s. trade deficit? Help please ASAP Check this site. (Broken Link Removed)
Tuesday, April 24, 2007 at 2:06pm by Tatiana

economics
describe how scarcity, trade-offs, and opertunity costs are involved in the energy industy in the United States
Monday, October 5, 2009 at 7:37pm by Anonymous

Business and Economics
What is the measure designed to reduce the level of trade between coountries? (one-word answer)
Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 9:35am by Anique

Economics
Trade unions and Employer Organisations, Analyse the reasons for their opposition to the new industrial relations laws.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 6:52am by Susan

Economics
Can someone please help me know why Kenya is currently in a trade deficit? I dont know which imports exceed the value of exports. Thanks
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 6:44pm by Anonymous

Economics
Ross Perot added his memorable “insight” to the debate over the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) when he warned that passage of NAFTA would create a “giant sucking sound” as U. S. employers shipped jobs to Mexico, where wages are lower than wages in the United ...
Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 7:49pm by GG

business
Small companies typically have difficulty competing against large multinationals when their governments take part in regional trade blocs. What could governments do to help their small companies compete after the formation of such blocs? Governments mpose tariffs on that and ...
Sunday, February 25, 2007 at 12:46am by joni

Managerial Economics
Ross Perot added his memorable “insight” to the debate over the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) when he warned that passage of NAFTA would create a “giant sucking sound” as U. S. employers shipped jobs to Mexico, where wages are lower than wages in the United ...
Sunday, October 31, 2010 at 7:06pm by Dede

economics
how would a citizen whoose income is in the top one percent talk about scarcity and trade offs?
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 12:22pm by mary

Microeconomics
Each year, the United States considers renewal of Most Favored nation (MFN) trading status with China. Historically, legislators have made threats of not renewing MFN status because of human rights abuses in China. The game below reflects the potential economic gains ...
Monday, October 13, 2008 at 1:44pm by G

Social Studies (History)
federalists believed in a) free trade b) state banks c) a national bank d) rule by the people my answer is C
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 6:21pm by Steve

Economics
How do you answer this question? Trade unions and Employer Organisations, Analyse the reasons for their opposition to the new industrial relations laws.
Friday, July 20, 2012 at 6:05am by Susan

economics
What does Wheelan think about protectionism? what policies does he believe are better at assisting workers who have been displaced by trade?
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 8:46am by Allsaints Macauley

12th grade A.P.Economics
Identify the trade-offs and opportunity cost of a decision using a decision-making grid. I know how to make a decision-making grid to show the opportnity cost....but how do i identify trade-off and opportunity cost in the grid???? I don't get the question actually...plase help!!!
Wednesday, August 19, 2009 at 10:46pm by Ami

International Business
1. Construct a quantitative example to illustrate the principle of comparative advantage. 2.What are dynamic effects of free trade and why might they be important?
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 at 11:54pm by David

World Geography
Founded in 1967, ASEAN did little to foster economic cooperation until proposed a free-trade area in 1991
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 8:26pm by Faith

check geo
what name is given to a system of trade in which individuals can operate and profit from buissness? a)communism b)free market economy c)surplus d)monopoly its b.
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 5:49pm by henry

Intermediate reading
Is this a correct sentence? The gist of the lecture was that although the United States encourages free trade, some other countries falter it
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 11:16pm by lisa

Literacy
The idea that countries should produce and sell goods that they produce most effectively and efficiently, and buy goods that other countries produce most effectively and efficiently, is known as A. absolute advantage theory. C. efficiency balanced trade. B. free trade. D. ...
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 11:18am by Heather

home economics
Unemployment rate is unacceptably high. Is this positive economics, normative economics, or art of economics and why
Saturday, April 26, 2008 at 7:34pm by nathan

english
-In light of 9/11, do you think Americans should trade off some of their civil liberties? -Do you think that the right of free speech can or should be traded off to reduce violence in America? -What is free speech? What is symbolic speech? Can you yell FIRE at a crowded movie...
Thursday, September 3, 2009 at 5:09pm by monica

Economics
What is the balance of trade as to imports and exports? Which US company exports the most products?
Saturday, May 31, 2008 at 2:28pm by James

economics
Unemployment rate is unacceptably high. Is this positive economics, normative economics, or art of economics and why
Monday, April 28, 2008 at 8:27am by nathan

US History
the significance in illuminating a theme of "Free trade and sailors' rights" I've looked at websites but I can't think of the significance
Saturday, August 28, 2010 at 12:09am by Amy~

Marketing
Define the term international trade. Explain how the balance of international trade works within the economy. I found in my textbook at that definition of international trade is the exchange of goods and services among nations but I can't find the answer to the rest of the ...
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 11:17am by Kaliska

business
What are the potential costs of adopting a free trade regime? Do you think government should do anything to reduce these costs?
Sunday, October 31, 2010 at 3:44pm by cassandra

International Economics
When is international trade an opportunity for workers?
Friday, July 18, 2008 at 3:04pm by Kimberly

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