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Syllabus of the Subject: Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA).

  1. Introduction to the Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA)
  2. Cooperation and Integration in Latin America
  3. Latin American Council
  4. Digital Information and Knowledge Centre

The purposes of the subject “Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA)” are the following:

  1. To understand the goals of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA)
  2. To explore the cooperation and integration among the member countries of the SELA
The Subject (e-learning) “Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA)” is part of the following Higher Education Programs taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:
  1. Bachelor's Degree in International Trade (e-learning)
  2. Doctorate in Business in America
  3. Masters (e-learning): International Business, America, Pacific, BRICS Countries, Emerging Markets, Global Relations
  4. Diploma: Latin American Integration

Languages of study Higher Education in English or Tertiary Education in Spanish Sistema Economico Latinoamericano Study in Portuguese Sistema Económico Latino-Americano Post-secondary Education in French Système économique latino-américain

Credits of the subject “Latin American and the Caribbean Economic System”: 0.3 ECTS Credits

Sample of the subject - Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA):
Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA)

Description of the Subject (Online Learning): SELA (Latin American and the Caribbean Economic System)

In 1975 was created the Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA), by the Panama Convention, as a regional economic bloc formed by Argentina, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, the Dominican Republic, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, and Venezuela (America).

  1. The Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) headquarters are in Caracas (Venezuela)
  2. The Latin American Council is the principal decision-making body of the Latin American and the Caribbean Economic System

The main objectives of the Latin American and the Caribbean Economic System are to:

  1. Provide to the Latin American and the Caribbean region with a system of consultation for the adoption of common positions and strategies on economic topics (international trade, foreign direct investment)
  2. Promote the cooperation and integration among the economies in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) belongs to the Latin American Economic Area (Western Christian Civilisation).



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