Asian Economic Institutions and Integration

EENI- School of International Business

Course “Economic Institutions and Regional Agreements in Asia” (e-learning, 6 ECTS, English)

The Course “Economic Institutions and Integration Agreements in Asia” consists of three parts:

Asia Organisations

  1. The Asian Economic Institutions. The Asian economy
  2. Asia's International Economic Relations
  3. Introduction to the Trade Agreements in Asia-Pacific (Summary)

The main objective of the specialisation Course “Institutions and integration agreements in Asia” is to provide an overview of the Asian economy, the largest Asian economic institutions (the Asian Development Bank, the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific), the integration processes in Asia, and the Asian international economic relations.

Intended for all those that want to specialise and/or to recycle in all the aspects related to the Asian economy and integration process in Asia.

Subjects of the Course “Economic institutions and regional agreements in Asia”

1- The Asian Economic Institutions. The Asian Economy.

  1. Introduction to the Asian economy (1 ECTS)
  2. Economic Integration in Asia-Pacific (1 ECTS)
  3. Asian Development Bank (1 ECTS)
  4. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) (1 ECTS)
  5. Boao Forum for Asia (0.1 ECTS)
  6. Colombo Plan (0.1 ECTS)
  7. Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD)

2- Asia's International Economic Relations.

  1. Africa-Asia Strategic Partnership (NAASP) (0.2 ECTS)
  2. Asia-Europe Economic Meeting (ASEM) (0.1 ECTS)
  3. Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (0.1 ECTS)
  4. Asia-Middle East Dialogue (AMED) (0.1 ECTS)
  5. Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PEEC)
  6. Generalised System of Preferences (GSP)

3- Introduction to Integration Agreements in Asia-Pacific (Summary).

  1. The main trade agreements in Asia
  2. The main Asian civilisations and their relationship to the processes of economic integration: Sinic-Buddhist, Islamic, Hindu
  3. Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  4. South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)
  5. Bay of Bengal Initiative (BIMSTEC)
  6. Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)
  7. Asian Clearing Union (ACU)
  8. Economic Cooperation Organisation (ECO)
  9. South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC)
  10. Mekong River Commission
  11. Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA)
  12. Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
  13. East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA)
  14. Pacific Islands Forum (PIF)
  15. Oceania Customs Organisation (OCO)
  16. Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement (TPP)
  17. Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT)
  18. Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS)
  19. Indian-Ocean Rim Association (IORA)
  20. Eurasian Economic Community (EurAsEC)
  21. Eurasian Economic Union (EEU)
  22. Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS)
  23. Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Programme

Learning materials in English or Spanish Asia French Asie Portuguese Asia. The student has free access to the materials in these languages.

  1. Credits of the Course: 6 ECTS Credits
  2. Duration: 6 weeks
  3. Download the syllabus of the course: “Asian Institutions” (PDF)

The Course “Institutions and Integration Agreements in Asia” is studied...

  1. Doctorate in Business in Asia (Online)
  2. Master in Business in Asia
  3. Professional Master's Program in International Business (MIB)
  4. Master in International Economic Relations

The students who have taken this Course can validate and register for a Master or Doctorate at EENI.

The Diploma contains exercises that are evaluated, which the student must work out and pass to obtain the diploma of the course “Institutions and Integration Agreements in Asia” issued by EENI (School of International Business).

Methodology: e-learning/Distance Learning.

Area of Knowledge: Asia.

Asian Free Trade Agreements

Sample of the Course - Agreements in Asia
Asian Trade Agreements (ESCAP)

Samples of the Course “integration agreements in Asia”

Price of Traded Goods

Asian Trade Agreements (ESCAP)

Boao Forum for Asia

New Asian-African Strategic Partnership (NAASP)

Colombo Plan

Asian Development Bank

Master in International Business for the Asian Students
EENI Asian Students

Courses: Doing Business

Asia Trade Agreements (comparative table).

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