Adaptation US Students

EENI- School of International Business

Adaptation for the US Students (Bachelor's Degree in International Trade, e-learning, fourth semester, second year)


Bachelor's Degree in International Trade

Syllabus of the Program: US Foreign Trade and Economy

  1. Introduction to the United States
  2. US economy
  3. US Foreign Trade
  4. US Exports of goods and services
  5. Invest in the United States
  6. United States Free Trade Agreements

Objectives:

  1. To analyse the US Foreign Trade and economy
  2. To know the United States Free Trade Agreements

Syllabus of the Program: Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)

  1. Introduction to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).
  2. Structure of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
  3. Achievements and benefits of the APEC
  4. Bogor Goals. The Osaka Action Agenda
  5. Foreign Trade and Investments Liberalisation in the APEC region
  6. Foreign Trade facilitation
  7. Economic and technical cooperation
  8. APEC Committee on Foreign Trade and Investment
  9. Economy, Foreign Trade and investments in the region of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
  10. Free-Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific
  11. Free Trade Agreements related to the APEC.

Objectives:

  1. To understand the Bogor Objectives and the functions of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
  2. To evaluate the benefits for the member countries of the APEC as well as the areas of cooperation
  3. To know the role of the Committee on Trade and Investment of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
  4. To analyse the Economic Integration process and Foreign Trade between the member countries of the APEC (the free-trade area of Asia and the Pacific)
  5. To understand the Trade Liberalisation and Investment Facilitation between the countries of the APEC
  6. To explore the free trade agreements between the countries of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

Pacific Economic Cooperation Council

  1. Introduction to Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC)
  2. PEEC Working Groups
  3. Services Group: Foreign Trade and investments
  4. State of the Region Report
  5. Index of Economic Integration
  6. Pacific Economic Cooperation Council and the free-trade area of the Asia-Pacific

Syllabus of the Subject - North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

  1. Introduction to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
  2. Institutions of the North American Free Trade Agreement
  3. Economic impact of the North American Free Trade Agreement
  4. Dispute resolution in the Treaty
  5. Rules of origin of the North American Free Trade Agreement

Objectives:

  1. To understand the objectives of the North American Free Trade Agreement
  2. To evaluate the benefits and economic impact for the member countries of the NAFTA
  3. To analyse the Economic Integration process and Foreign Trade between the countries of the NAFTA
  4. To know the dispute settlement mechanism
  5. To understand the rules of origin of the North American Free Trade Agreement

Syllabus of the Subject - African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)

  1. Introduction to the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). The AGOA IV
  2. Eligibility criteria: countries and products. The case of the African textiles
  3. Foreign Trade between the US and Africa
  4. The largest suppliers of Sub-Saharan Africa to the United States
  5. North American Investment in Africa
  6. African global competitiveness initiative and Africa trade hubs
  7. Trade Agreements between the US and the African Countries

The objectives of the subject “African Growth and Opportunity Act”:

  1. To understand the objectives of the AGOA
  2. To evaluate the admission criteria by country and product eligibility
  3. To understand the general rules of origin for textiles under the AGOA
  4. To analyse the access to the US market for the African products under the AGOA
  5. To know the trade agreements between the African countries and the US
  6. To analyse the Foreign Trade between the African countries and the US

Trade and Investment Framework Agreement between the West African Economic and Monetary Union and the US

  1. Introduction to the WAEMU-United States Trade Agreement
  2. Objectives of the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement
  3. Foreign Trade between the countries of the WAEMU and the US

East African Community-United States Trade and Investment Agreement

  1. Introduction to the Agreement on foreign trade and investments between the East African Community and the US
  2. Objectives of the United States-East African Community  agreement
  3. Foreign Trade between the countries of the EAC and the US

United States-COMESA (Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa) Trade and Investment Framework Agreements (TIF)

  1. Introduction to the COMESA-United States Trade Agreement
  2. Foreign Trade between the US and the COMESA countries
  3. Content of the COMESA-United States Trade and Investment Agreement

Syllabus of the Subject - United States Free Trade Agreements

  1. US Free Trade Agreements with the American countries: Chile, Colombia, Peru, Central America and the Dominican Republic, Panama, the Caribbean Basin Initiative
  2. US Free Trade Agreements with the Asian Countries: South Korea, Australia, Singapore, ASEAN
  3. US Free Trade Agreements with the European Countries: the European Union
  4. Agreements with the Arab Countries: Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Morocco
  5. US Free Trade Agreements with the African countries: the Trade and Investment Agreement with the countries of the WAEMU and with the COMESA countries, the Trade Agreement East African Community (EAC)

US Free Trade Agreements

Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement (TPP)

  1. Introduction to Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement
  2. Free trade in goods
  3. Rules of origin
  4. Foreign Trade in services
  5. Enlargement of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

Free Trade Agreement between Chile and the US.

  1. Introduction to the Chile-United States Free Trade Agreement
  2. Foreign Trade in Goods and services between Chile and the US
  3. Chilean Investments in the US
  4. Intellectual Property Rights
  5. Certificate of origin

Colombia-United States Free Trade Agreement

  1. Introduction to the United States-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
  2. Advantages for the exporters and importers
  3. Trade in services and investments
  4. Calculation of import tariff
  5. Foreign Trade Colombia-United States

Peru-United States Trade Promotion Agreement

  1. Introduction to the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement
  2. Foreign Trade Peru-United States
  3. Benefits of the agreement

Free Trade Agreement between Central America, the United States and the Dominican Republic (CAFTA-DR)

  1. Introduction to the Free Trade Agreement between Central America, the United States and the Dominican Republic
  2. Benefits of the agreement
  3. Certification of origin of the Trade Agreement
  4. Foreign Trade and investment flows between the Central American countries (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua) and the US

United States-Panama Free Trade Agreement

  1. Introduction to the United States-Panama Free Trade Agreement
  2. Benefits of the Trade Promotion Agreement
  3. Foreign Trade United States-Panama

Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI)

  1. Introduction to the Caribbean Basin Initiative
  2. US-Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act
  3. Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act

United States-South Korea Free Trade Agreement

  1. Introduction to the Korea-United States Free Trade Agreement
  2. Benefits of the agreement
  3. Investments Chapter of the United States-Korea agreement
  4. Rules of origin
  5. Regional Value Content
  6. Foreign Trade United States-Korea

United States-Australia Free Trade Agreement.

  1. Introduction to the Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement
  2. Advantages for the exporters
  3. Foreign Trade in Goods and services between the US and Australia
  4. Sanitary and phytosanitary measures
  5. Investment Chapter

United States-Singapore Free Trade Agreement

  1. Introduction to the Singapore-United States Free Trade Agreement
  2. Rules of origin
  3. Benefits for the exporters
  4. Foreign Trade United States-Singapore

ASEAN-United States Framework Agreement on foreign trade and Investment

  1. Introduction to the Trade and Investment Framework Agreements between the ASEAN and the US
  2. Foreign Trade ASEAN-US

The future United States-EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

  1. Trade relations between the European Union and the US
  2. Foreign Trade United States-EU
  3. The future United States-EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

United States-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement.

  1. Introduction to the United States-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement
  2. Main benefits of the agreement
  3. Foreign Trade US-Bahrain

United States-Oman Free Trade Agreement.

  1. Introduction to the Oman-United States Free Trade Agreement
  2. Main benefits of the agreement
  3. Business opportunities

United States-Jordan Free Trade Agreement.

  1. Introduction to the Jordan-United States Free Trade Agreement
  2. Main benefits of the agreement
  3. Foreign Trade between the US and Jordan

United States-Morocco Free Trade Agreement.

  1. Introduction to the Morocco-United States Free Trade Agreement
  2. Main benefits of the agreement
  3. Foreign Trade between the US and Morocco

United States-Israel Free Trade Agreement.

  1. Introduction to the United States-Israel Free Trade Agreement
  2. Foreign Trade Israel-United States

Samples of the adaptation to the US Students (Bachelor's Degree in Foreign Trade, e-learning, fourth semester, second year):

NAFTA

US-EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

United States-Central America Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

United States-Colombia Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

United States-Peru Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

Languages: English or Spanish Licenciatura Comercio French Licence commerce Portuguese Licenciatura comércio



U-EENI University Catalonia is Spain