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world
opportunities
flow
conflicts
mark
open
barriers
systems
facilitation
environment
tariff- free
tariff
negotiations
growth
rights
global
policies
frictions
rules
agreements
economies

Globalisation Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ASEAN
CAPITALISM
COMMUNICATION LINKS
CORPORATIONS
ECONOMIC POWER
ECONOMIES OF SCALE
ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
FREE MARKET SYSTEM
FRIENDS OF THE EARTH
GATT
GLOBAL VILLAGE
GLOBALISATION
GOVERNMENTS
INDUSTRIES
INTERDEPENDENCE
INTERNET
JOBS
NATO
POLITICS
PRODUCTION COSTS
RELOCATION
STABILITY
TRANSNATIONAL CORPORATION
TRANSPORT LINKS
WAGES
WORKERS
WORLD ECONOMY
WORLD TRADE ORGANISATION

International Trade and Finance Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The exchange of capital goods, and services across international borders/ territories International Trade
Ability of an individual or group to carry out a particular economic activity more efficiently than another individual or group Absolute Advantage
The difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period Balance of Payments
The ability of an individual/ group to carry out a particular economic activity more efficiently than another activity Comparative Advantage
An official ban or trade or other commercial activity without a particular economic activity more efficiently than another activity Embargo
An association of European nations formed in 1993 for the purpose of achieving political and economic intergrantion European Union
Send (goods or services) to another country for sale Exports
A country's exchange rate regime under which the government or central banks ties the official exchange rate to another countries currency or to the price of gold Fixed Exchange Rate
A monetary system that allows the exchange rate to be determined by supply and demand Flexible Exchange Rate
The rate at which one currency will be exchanged for another Foreign Exchange Rate
bring (goods or services) into a country form abroad for sale Imports
The amount by which the value of a countries exports exceeds the cost of its imports Trade Deficit
Are used to restrict trade, as they increase the price of imported goods and services, making them more expensive to consumers Tariff
The amount by which the value of a countries exports exceeds the cost of its improts Trade Surplus
A government-imposed trade restriction that limits the number, or monetary value, of goods that can be imported or exported during a particular time period Quota
The economic policy of restricting quotas, and a variety of other government regulations Protectionism
an agreement among the United States, Canada, and Mexico designed to remove tariff barriers between the three countries NAFTA
The only global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations WTO
A multilateral agreement regulating international trade GATT

INTERNATIONAL TRADE Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The exchange of goods and services among nations. international trade
Goods and services purchased from other countries. imports
Goods and services sold to other countries. exports
The difference in value between exports and imports of a nation. balance of trade
The commercial exchange between nations that is conducted on free market principles. free trade
A tax on imports. tariff
Limits either the quantity or monetary value of a product that may be imported. quota
A total ban on specific goods coming into and leaving a country. embargo
A coalition of nations that makes rules governing international trade. world trade organization
Trade agreement among the United States, Canada, and Mexico. NAFTA
Europe's trading bloc. european union
An Act laying an Embargo on all ships and vessels in the ports and harbors of the United States in 1807. embargo act
The communist country in which the United States imposed a commercial, economic, and financial embargo. cuba
A protective tariff passed by the Congress of the United States on May 19, 1828, designed to protect industry in the northern United States. tariff of abominations
Top export of China computers
China's top export destination. United States
49th largest export economy in the world. Nigeria
Iraq's top export. refined petroleum
Top export destination of the United States. canada
Argentina's top export soybean meal
Sweden's #1 export. cars
People who benefit from the competition that the foreign companies offer. Customers
8th largest export economy in the world Italy
An increased import tariff in the United States, adopted on March 2, 1861, during the administration of President James Buchanan. Morrill Tariff Act
Country apart of the North American Free Trade Agreement that is located below the United States. Mexico
Middle Eastern Country in which crude petroleum is the top export. Saudi Arabia
European country in which the main export is electric locomotives. Germany
5th largest export of aluminum pipe fittings. United Kingdom

EPF Global Economy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Exchange of goods and services Trade
Exchanging goods and services between counrties International Trade
Goods and services bought from another country Imports
Goods and services sold to other countries Exports
When a country imports more than it exports Trade deficit
The market in which the currencies of different countries are bought and sold Foreign exchange
How much one currency is worth in relation to another Exchange rate
An official ban on trade or other conmercial activity with a particular counrty Embargo
Agreements between two countrues or among a group of nation to promote greater tradr and economic cooperation Trade agreement
An international organization of European countries formed to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members European Union
A special tax added to imported goods to raise the price, thereby protecting a counrty's business Tariff

foreign policy crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

aid that one country gives to another in the form of money, capital resources, and food foreign aid
Representative of a country ambassadors
belief or practice of staying out of conflicts of other countries isolationism
citizens who openly oppose the government's policies Negative constituents
seeks to avoid international alliances unilateral
intergovernmental military alliance whereby member states agree to mutual defense in response to an attack by any external party NATO
having supreme power within ones boarders sovereignty
the growth of worldwide networks of interdependence globalization
Agreement that will eliminate all tariffs and other trade barriers between Canada, Mexico, and the United States NAFTA
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security UN
the government agency providing US economic and humanitarian assistance. Worldwide for more than 40 years AID
a national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs. This includes limiting foreign aid and avoid involvement in foreign wars. Isolationism
agreements that promote commerce among countries by removing barriers to investment, the movement of technology and trade free trade agreements
An international organization founded under the terms of the first Geneva Convention. Its original duty was to care for those who were wounded, homeless etc. in wartime and attends to the victims of natural disasters international red cross
A transnational government composed of most European nations that coordinates monetary, trade, immigration, and labor policies. european union
the condition of the nation, in terms of threats, especially threats from outside. national security
organization of nations whose goal is to achieve stable oil prices that are fair and reasonable for consumers. Petroleum exports
sources of development assistance with helping the poorest people & the poorest countries world bank
Assistance to other nations in the form of grants, loans Economic aid
steps by which foreign policy goals are decided and acted on. Foreign policy process
philosophy that sees nations as normally willing to cooperation and to agree on moral standard for conduct moral idealism
ability to shoot a missile down from space SDI
foreign policy that seeks to encourage coordinated actions between countries multilateral
voluntary citizens' group they perform a variety of service and humanitarian function NGO
formed with groups of government for a specific purpose. Intergovernmental organization
tax on imported goods tariff
managing international relations, diplomacy
a nonprofit, nonpartisan, membership organization and think tank foreign affairs
American foreign policy opposing interference in the western hemisphere from outside powers monroe doctrine
the policy of pushing a dangerous situation brinkmanship

fundamentals of economics Crossword

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Crossword
Description

a steady long term increase in real GDP economic growth
the loss of potential gain from other alternatives when one alternative is chosen opportunity cost
goods used to produce more goods capital goods
a person who uses a good or service consumers
another name for a centrally planned govt. comand economy
there is no such thing as a free lunch TINSTAAFL
give up one benefit to gain another trade-off
the rivalry among sellers trying to achieve such goals as increasing profits competition
a general increase in prices across an economy inflation
a risk-taker in search of profits entrepreneur
a income that does not increase even when prices go up fixed income
study of how people satisfy unlimited wants through careful use of realtive scarce resource economics
physical objects that somone produces goods
the power of consumers to decide what gets producded consumer sovereignty
a financial gain profit
economic system that relies on habit traditional economy
any government system that provides monetary assistance to people with an inadequate or no income. social security
gross domestic product GDP
how much it is worth in money value
the accumulation of products that are tangible, scarce, useful, and transferable from one person to another wealth
mental/physical work or production labor
shortage scarcity
an economy in which prices and wages are determined mainly by supply and demand market economy

globalization Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

interdependence
free trade
import
tariff
quota
export
new industrialized country
developing country
developed country
economic system
nonrenewable resource
renewable resource
natural resource

Chapter 1: Understandings of Globalization Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the process by which the world's citizens are becoming increasingly connected to and dependent on one another globalization
the process of expanding world trading networks economic globalization
one company hiring another company to fulfill certain tasks in production outsourcing
a corporation that operates in two or more countries transnational
a person who buys goods or services for personal use consumer
the basic phusical systems of a community, including roads, utilities, water, sewage, and so on infrastructure
the process by which people's lifestyles spread over global networks social globalization
the process by which political decisions and actions are becoming increasingly international political globalization
North American Free Trade Agreement NAFTA
Canadian Council for International Co-operation CCIC
the different ways of delivering mass communication, such as newspapers, radio, and television media

SUSTAINABILITY Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

planet
earth
society
economy
global
ecology
pollution
recycle
nature
farm
growth
environment

Economy and Trade Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An economy that has characteristics of both market and command economic systems. Mixed Economy
Economy in which society's economic decisions are made by individuals deciding what to produce and buy. Market Economy
Economy where government planning group makes the basic economic decisions for the workers. Command Economy
Products a country makes best and are in demand on the world market. Specialization
Transaction where both people will be able to gain something Voluntary Trade
Slows down or prevents exchange of goods Trade Barriers
Tax placed on imported goods. Tariff
Limit on amount of foreign goods that can be imported Quota
Abbrevation for Organization of Petroleum Exporting OPEC
Trade barrier where countries won't trade with each other Embargo
Legal separation of races. Apartheid
Value of final goods and services produced GDP
Amount of goods & services produced compared to people Per Capita GDP
Knowledge and skills needed to earn a living Human Capital
Factories, machines, and technology used by people Capital Goods
Creative, original thinkers who take risks creating businesses or products Entreprenours