Essays about: "Mercosur"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the word Mercosur.

  1. 1. Free Trade Agreements and Gender (In)Equality: The Possible Gendered Consequences of the EU-Mercosur Free Trade Agreement

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Elin Nilsson; [2020-08-07]
    Keywords : Free Trade Agreements; Sustainability Impact Assessments; Mercosur; European Union; Gender Equality; Gender Mainstreaming; Intersectionality;

    Abstract : The newly negotiated Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the European Union (EU) andMercosur has provoked both political and public controversy. Gender equality is one of thecore values of the EU, and a prerequisite for a sustainable development. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effect of Mercosur on trade : How have Mercosur effected trade between member countries?

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper; Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper

    Author : Besrat Habtu; Intisar Ahmed; [2019]
    Keywords : International trade theory; Mercosur; free trade agreement; Gravity model; Linder effect; export and import; trade flows;

    Abstract : This thesis examines whether there is an effect of the Mercosur free trade agreement on export and import between member countries. The study uses an extended gravity model framework on a panel data between the years 1975 to 2017 for 34 countries, including the member countries. Two different regressions were run using OLS and country fixed effect. READ MORE

  3. 3. Export, FDI and Economic Growth in Mercosur: The causal relationship and effect of trade liberalisation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Lundgren; [2018]
    Keywords : Export; foreign direct investment; economic growth; Mercosur; Granger Causality test; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Researchers agree that there exist a close connection between export, foreign direct investment and economic growth, still they do not agree about the causal relationships between them. Latin America has over the last decades faced several economic crises. READ MORE

  4. 4. Preferential trade agreements and bilateral trade flow in Latin America

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Axel Olsson; [2014]
    Keywords : Latin America; Gravity Equation; International Trade Flow; Preferential Trade Agreement; ALADI and Mercosur; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : After studying economic integration it doesn’t come as a shock that preferential trade agreements (PTA) have an effect on the countries within the PTA, or outside the PTA for that matter also. The majority of the Latin American countries have been considered as developing countries for the better part of the 21st century, and have, for the most part, been secluded from the world market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Post-Liberal Regionalism in Latin America - A Case Study of Venezuela as a Petro-State.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carolina Parada Hernandez; [2014]
    Keywords : Washington Consensus; Regionalism; Integration; Venezuela; Latin America; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Since 1910, the major income of Venezuela comes, from the oil exploitation industry which is connected to the consolidation of the nation-state. This oil wealth has throughout history influenced its relations with countries in the Americas, United States and the rest of the world. READ MORE