Pacific Alliance

EENI- School of International Business

Subject: The Pacific Alliance (Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru). Syllabus:

  1. Introduction to the Pacific Alliance
  2. The Strategic Importance of the Pacific Alliance
  3. The organisational chart of the Pacific Alliance
  4. Trade and Economic Integration in the region of the Pacific Alliance (*)
  5. Liberalisation of Services and capitals (*)
  6. The Integrated Latin American Market (MILA) (*)
  7. Protection of Intellectual Property (*)

(* Only available in Spanish).

The objectives of the subject of the “The Pacific Alliance” are the following:

  1. To understand the purposes and strategic importance of the Pacific Alliance
  2. To assess the benefits for the member countries of the Pacific Alliance
  3. To analyse the process of economic and trade integration among the member countries (Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru)
  4. To understand the concept of the Integrated Latin American Market
The subject “The Pacific Alliance” is studied...
  1. Professional Master's Programs (e-learning): America, BRICS Countries-Mexico, Pacific, Emerging Markets, Pacific, International Business, and Economic Relations
  2. Doctorate in Business in America

Languages of study English or Spanish Alianza Pacifico French Alliance Pacifique Portuguese Aliança Pacifico

Credits of the subject “The Pacific Alliance”: 0.1 ECTS Credits

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Pacific Alliance

Description of the Subject: The Pacific Alliance

In 2011, four Latin American Countries (Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru) created a regional economic integration initiative: The Pacific Alliance.

All of them, except Colombia, are members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).

  1. The candidate countries to become members of the Pacific Alliance are Costa Rica and Panama
  2. The Pacific Alliance has forty-two observer countries

The objectives of the Pacific Alliance are:

  1. To create an space of economic integration between Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru, seeking the progressive free movement of goods, services, capital, and persons
  2. To achieve the economic growth and improve the competitiveness of their economies, seeking the welfare of the population mitigating inequality
  3. Being a platform at the political level in the Asia-Pacific region

The Pacific Alliance Countries:

  1. 214 millions of people
  2. GDP per capita: of 16,500 dollars
  3. Eighth world economy
  4. Eighth overall export block
  5. 38% of Latin American GDP.
  6. 50% of Latin American foreign trade
  7. 45% of the FDI inflows in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Pacific Alliance belongs to the Western Christian Civilisation - Latin American.



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