Essays about: "Japan and EU"

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  1. 1. A duty to address human rights violations?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sara-Stina Bergstedt; [2015]
    Keywords : norm enforcement; human rights; norms; identity; interests; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the impact of instrumental benefits and norms on state behaviour in international relations. This is studied on the case of the EU’s and Japan’s initiation of enforcement against North Korea in the UN Human Rights Council, which has garnered increased attention since 2013 when a commission of inquiry successfully put the issue on the international community’s agenda. READ MORE

  2. 2. A comparative study between EU and Japanese Competition Law. Abuse of a dominant position – exploitative abuses –

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ioana Nicolae; [2015]
    Keywords : competition law; Japan; EU; exploitative abuse; abuse of dominant position; private monopolization; article 102; The Anti Monopoly Act; dominant position; substantial restraint of competition; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The competition policy is an area of law that moulds itself according to the structure of the society and evolves by habitually adjusting to the dynamics of the national economies. Due to various historical contexts as well as to the distinct economic systems, the competition law in EU and Japan walked on different paths at different rhythms. READ MORE

  3. 3. European Investor Currency Hedging: Forwards or Options in International Portfolios

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Yan Xu; [2014]
    Keywords : international portfolio currency hedging; hedging instruments; currency forward contracts; currency put options; optimal portfolio; CVaR; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The hedging effectiveness of currency forward contracts and currency put option for three different portfolios—Portfolio of Emerging Markets, Portfolio of Developed Countries, and the International Portfolio—are examined from the viewpoint of European investors. European Union (EU), United States (US), United Kingdom (UK), Switzerland (SF), Sweden (SE), Denmark (DK), Norway (NK), and Japan (JAP) are considered in the developed countries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bilateral trade development during economic downturn: The EU trade negotiations with Singapore:

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Muhamed Moi Brajanovic; [2011-11-01]
    Keywords : ASEAN; AFTA; AEC; EUSFTA; European Union; Singapore; decoupling; Southeast Asia; foreign trade; free trade agreement; economic integration;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the bilateral trade development between the European Union (EU) and Singapore in the aftermaths of the 2008 economic turmoil, with emphasis on the top traded commodities. Furthermore, this thesis also contains an empirical study with an attempt to analyse the impact of the financial crisis, as perceived by European companies operating in Southeast Asia, on a more corporate level. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tariffic Tuna - a study on the impact of rules of origin on Thailands tuna trade

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Christopher Wingård; [2011]
    Keywords : Rules of Origin; Thailand; Canned tuna; PTA; GSP; JTEPA; Utilization rate; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to evaluate the impact of Rules of Origin (RoO) on the tuna trade in Thailand by comparing the existing trade agreements of two major partners, the EU and Japan. It is widely recognised that RoO affect the outcome of preferential trade agreements (PTA) due to its complicated nature. READ MORE