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Economics...free trade
Are the benefits of free trade worth the losses for some?

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 ...

economics- free trade.
What are the advantages and disadvantages of free trade?

economics
Does south Africa has a desirable mix of free trade and trade protection or not?

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 ...

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...

economics
is south Africa a desirable mix or a free trade?

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

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

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...

english
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. 16. In these four sentences, the word that's ...

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!!!!

economics
What are the potential costs of adopting a free trade regime? Do you think governments should do anything to reduce these costs? What?

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 ...

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?

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...

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...

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...

geography
what does intentional trade have to do with canada's free trade history

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 ...

Social Studies 30
Explain the relationship between the objectives of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade and the concept of free trade.

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, ...

SS
Which of the following laws is considered a trade barrier? a) A company that produces furniture is shut down b) federal aid given to unemployed workers from a factory c) paying money to an industry to encourage it to make goods in the country *** d) consumers deciding to ...

International Economics
Please use one graph per country and show both the autarky and the free trade equilibrium on each graph. Consider the following data on the factor endowments of two countries A and B: Countries Factor Endowments A B Labor force: L 100 workers 50 workers Capital Stock: K 60 ...

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.

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. ...

business
28. The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) can be expected to A. increase trade restrictions among the member nations. B. result in political unification of the member countries. C. increase the number of low-wage jobs in the U.S. D. vastly increase trade among the ...

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 ...

Social studies
How might the Pacific island Trade Agreement (Picta) help the Pacific Islands trade with major markets all over the world Answer choices The region as a whole could partner to sell to bigger markets It will help the Island's sale to each other not other markets It will allow ...

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.

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 ...

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. ...

Economics
Is a country with a trade surplus better off or worse off than a country with a trade deficit? Provide your rationale.

SS
The United States signs a free trade agreement with another country that has dramatically different resources. How would this trade treaty affect the United States? Businesses will most likely not offer a variety of products. Consumers will face higher prices as trade deficits...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

History
5.)why would americans free states want slaves state to remain part of the united states as opposed to just letting them leave the union? A.)Federal trade laws, unequal taxation, and slavery B.)Cotton processing, the slave trade, and the federal banking system C.)Slavery, self...

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...

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, that's it. With trade, both parties are better off. Now then, the existance of trade ...

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?

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 >>>>>>>|>>>>>...

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 ...

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 ...

Economics
How does inflation influence the terms of trade?

Economics
How does inflation influence the terms of trade?

Economics
How does inflation influence the terms of trade?

Economics
How does inflation influence the terms of trade?

Economics
How do I write a paper on "Why we trade with Brazil?"

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, ...

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"? ...

economics
Has NAFTA succeeded as a way to increase US trade?

Economics
Why does Wheelan argue that international trade is beneficial?

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"? ...

economics
Where would ypu expect the least amount of trade?

Economics
Why is restriction of trade likely to reduce material welfare

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 ...

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.

Economics
please check my answers and help if they are wrong:) 1.Why did the fair trade movement develop? Select one: A. Because workers involved in producing commodities like coffee were not receiving fair payment for their products B. Because large industrialized countries were using ...

economics
why do consumer surplus shrink after taxes or imposed on trade?

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 ...

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 ...

business
On balance, do you believe that the benefits of free trade outweigh the drawbacks? Why or why not?

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?

Economics
I just do not understand, how is the market price and quantity of international trade arrived.

AP Economics
Describe why every decision involves trade-off. Can you please explain it to me.I don't get it!!!

economics
how might these trade restrictions on imported goods affect the japanese economy

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 ...

Social Studies
What is mercantalism? Is it like free trade? What were the corn laws? Please help me.

Marketing Management
What is the role of the WTO and economic communities in encouraging free trade?

economics
why might a leader of a developing nation talk about scarcity and trade-offs?

Economics
Could you please elaborate on Cap and Trade? How could we use it for companies to limit their air pollutants?

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 ...

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 ...

economics
How does the devaluation of a currency reduce or increase a trade deficit? Can you give a real world example?

12th grade economics
how might opportunity cost help to explain tha pattern of international trade?

Business and Economics
What are two reasons why the EU have limited exports to China and their effect on trade relationships?

Economics
Can someone please help me know why Kenya is currently in a trade deficit? I don't know which imports exceed the value of exports. Thanks

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 ...

math
2.FIND THE TRADE DISCOUNT cost price = RM1780 rate of trade discounot = 30%,10% and 5% as we know to get trade discount is= list price X trade disount rate so i do : RM1780x0.3xo.1xo.o5 = RM2.67 BUT in my book the answer is RM714.67. WHAT the step or formula that i cannot make...

economics
What were the original causes of the u.s. trade deficit? Help please ASAP Check this site. (Broken Link Removed)

economics
describe how scarcity, trade-offs, and opertunity costs are involved in the energy industy in the United States

Business and Economics
What is the measure designed to reduce the level of trade between coountries? (one-word answer)

Economics
Trade unions and Employer Organisations, Analyse the reasons for their opposition to the new industrial relations laws.

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 ...

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

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 ...

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

economics
how would a citizen whoose income is in the top one percent talk about scarcity and trade offs?

economics
A country which is less productive at making everything would not expect to enjoy gains from international trade. Do you agree?

home economics
Unemployment rate is unacceptably high. Is this positive economics, normative economics, or art of economics and why

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 ?

ethics
According to James Shikwati, which of the following is a reason given in support of the conclusion that we must stop providing aid to underdeveloped nations? a. Development aid strengthens the local markets. b. Development aid encourages free trade. c. Development aid ...

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 ...

Economics
How do you answer this question? Trade unions and Employer Organisations, Analyse the reasons for their opposition to the new industrial relations laws.

economics
What does Wheelan think about protectionism? what policies does he believe are better at assisting workers who have been displaced by trade?

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