Course: Business in the EFTA States

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Course “Doing Business in the Countries of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)” (e-learning, 9 ECTS, English).

Business in EFTA States

The main objective of the e-learning course “Doing Business in the Countries of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)” is to provide an overview of the economy of the Markets of the EFTA (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland) and the business opportunities in the region.

  1. To learn to do business in Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland
  2. To analyse the business opportunities in the region of the EFTA
  3. To know how to negotiate in the Markets of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)
  4. To understand the importance of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) and the scope of the EFTA's free trade agreements (FTA)
  5. To understand the importance of the European Economic Area formed by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway with the countries of the European Union
  6. To analyse the foreign trade and foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Region of the EFTA
  7. To design a business plan for the EFTA States

Languages of study English (+ Spanish Curso EFTA French AELE Portuguese EFTA).

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Course intended for all those wanting to specialise in all the aspects related to foreign trade and business in the Markets of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA).

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Subjects of the e-learning course “Business in the Countries of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)”:

1- The EFTA States and the European Economic Area [2] of the Western Civilisation (PDF)

  1. The largest religion of the EFTA States: Protestantism (Christianity)

2- The European Free Trade Association (EFTA) [1,5]

  1. The Free movement of products and services in the European Economic Area between the European Union (EU) and Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway

3- Doing Business in Iceland [1]: the smallest OECD's economy

4- Doing Business in Liechtenstein [1]: a tax haven in the European Economic Area

5- Doing Business in Norway [1]: one of the richest economies in the world

6- Doing Business in Switzerland [1]: the fourth richest country in the world

7- The EFTA's Free trade agreements (FTA) [1] with: Canada, Singapore, India, South Korea, Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Chile, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, the Gulf Cooperation Council, Israel, the Philippines, Central America, Jordan, Lebanon, Macedonia, Montenegro, Morocco, the Palestinian Authority, Serbia, the Southern African Customs Union (SACU), Tunisia, Georgia, Turkey and Ukraine.

  1. The Japan-Switzerland Economic Association Agreement

8- Economic Organisations related to the EFTA States

  1. The Council of the Baltic Sea States [0,3]
  2. The Regional Cooperation Council [0,2]

9- Other regional institutions related to the EFTA States (Summary).

  1. The Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
  2. The Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)

10- Business Plan for the Markets of the EFTA.

Canada-EFTA Free Trade Agreement

  1. Credits of the course “Doing Business in the Markets of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)”: 9 ECTS
  2. Total Tuition Fees: 351 Euros
  3. Consult available scholarships
  4. Duration: 9 weeks

Download the syllabus of the course “Doing Business in the Markets of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)” (PDF)

The course “Doing Business in the Markets of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)” is studied...

  1. Masters (online): International Business, Europe
  2. Doctorate specialisation Europe

The students who have taken this course (Business in the markets of the European Free Trade Association EFTA) can validate and register for a Master or Doctorate at EENI (School of International Business).

The course “Foreign Trade and Business in the markets of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)”, contains exercises (Business Plan) that are evaluated, which the student must work out and pass to obtain the diploma of the course “Doing Business in the Markets of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)” issued by EENI.

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EFTA-Montenegro Free Trade Agreement

EFTA-Serbia Free Trade Agreement

EFTA-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement

EFTA-Turkey Free Trade Agreement

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