Type
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Description

Mining, fishing, agriculture primary industry
The difference between a nation's imports and exports trade balance
Tax that applies to imports and exports tariff
When money spent generates more money spent in other ways multiplier effect
The monetary value of all the goods and services produced within a country in one year gross domestic product
Provides services like health care and banking tertiary industry
Softwood lumber, newsprint, and paper are products made from this primary industry forestry
A contract between nations that encourages trading by reducing tariffs and other restrictions free trade agreement
Products that are brought into a country to be used imports
Products sent to another country to be used exports
The process by which countries trade goods, services, ideas, and even culture around the globe at an ever increasing rate globalization

Globalization Crossword

Type
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Description

strategy in which firm allows foreign country to produce its products for a fee licensing
selling products to another country exporting
arrangement whereby someone with a good idea for a business sells the right to use business name franchising
a system of trade between nations in which there are no special taxes placed on imports freetrade
a business entity created by two or more parties, generally characterized by shared ownership, shared returns and risks, and shared governance jointventure
long-term partnership between companies to help each company build competitive market advantages strategicalliance
simply the import and export of goods and services across international boundaries globaltrade
the value of one currency for the purpose of conversion to another exchangerate
the reduction or underestimation of the worth or importance of something devaluation
a schedule of duties imposed by a government on imported or in some countries exported goods tariff
belief in the benefits of profitable trading; commercialism mercantilism
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source outsourcing
bringing goods or services into a country importing
the amount by which the cost of a country's imports exceeds the value of its exports tradedeficit
the amount by which the value of a country's exports exceeds the cost of its imports tradesurplus
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country embargo
trade restriction that sets a physical limit on the quantity of a good that can be imported into a country in a given period of time importquota
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports balanceoftrade
the difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period balanceofpayments
an economic association (as of nations) formed to remove trade barriers among its members commonmarket

International Trade Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the exchange of capital, goods, and services across borders or territories International Trade
bring goods or services into a country from abroad for sale Imports
send goods or services to another country for sale Exports
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports. Balance of Trade
international trade left to its natural course without tariffs, quotas, or other restrictions. Free Trade
a tax or duty to be paid on a particular class of imports or exports Tariff
a limited quantity of a particular product that under official controls can be produced, exported, or imported. Quota
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country. Embargo
a political and economic union of 28 member states that are located primarily in Europe European Union
the theory or practice of shielding a country's domestic industries from foreign competition by taxing imports. Protectionism
an intergovernmental organization that regulates international trade. World Trade Organization

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

Section 4.1 International Trade Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Type of advantage that occurs when a country has natural resources or talents that allow it to produce an item at the lowest cost possible ABSOLUTE
Difference in value between exports and imports of a nation BALENCEOFTRADE
Type of advantage that is the value that a nation gains by selling what it produces most efficiently COMPARATIVE
Total ban on specific goods coming into and leaving a country EMBARGO
Europe's trading bloc EUROPEANUNION
Goods and services sold to other countries EXPORTS
Commercial exchange between nations that is conducted on free market principles FREETRADE
Goods and services purchased from other countries IMPORTS
Exchange of goods ans services among nations INTERNATIONALTRADE
International trade agreement among the United States, Canada, and Mexico NAFTA
Having or showing the capacity to become or develop into something in the future POTENTIAL
Government's establishment of economic policies that systematically restrict imports in order to protect domestic industries PROTECTIONISM
Limits either the quantity or the monetary value of a product that may be imported QUOTA
Tax on imports TARIFF
The basic physical and organizational structures and facilities needed for the operation of a society or enterprise INFRASTRUCTURE
Coalition of nations that makes rules governing international trade WORLDTRADEORGANIZATION

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

Economic Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

things from nature used within industry Natural Resources
goods made and used to produce other goods and services Capitol Resources
people and the skills they possess human resources
structures and facilities such as roads, bridges, and buildings that provide organizational patterns for societies infrastructure
a person who takes risks while organizing and operating a business entrepreneur
the total value of goods produced and services provided in a country during one year GDP
dealing directly with resources such as fishing, farming, mining, etc. primary economic activity
manufacturing and processing such as steel mill production, sawmills, automobile assembly, etc. secondary economic activity
services such as transportation, retail trade, info technology, etc. tertiary economic activity
an improved form of the tertiary sector and involves services related to knowledge and skill Quaternary
extending a country power and influence through political, economic, and military force to satellite nations imperialism
the percentage of people who can read and write literacy rate
the amount of money, material goods and services, and resources available in a particular area to its citizens standard of living
spending money or using resources and time in hopes of making a profit investment
the amount of money made after all costs have been paid profit
the ability of countries to produce goods and services at lower relative costs than other countries, resulting in exports of goods and services comparative advantage
focusing on one or a few products within an economic system economic specialization
countries depending on one another for goods and services within an economic system economic interdependence
goods or services sent to other countries for sale exports
goods or services brought in from another country to sell imports
a modern transportation network that allow rapid and efficient exchange of goods and services federal express
an example of an economic union along with OPEC, NAFTA, and the EU ASEAN
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories industry
a business of manufacturing activity carried on in a persons home cottage industry
factory based manufacturing, involves widespread production Commercial industry
maintaining or supporting oneself at a minimum level subsistence

Economics Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An item with great value owned by a person or company Asset
Wealth in form of money Wealth
Money that is owed or due Debt
Increase amount of goods economic growth
State of being equal in status Equality
Action of spending funds, an amount of money spent Expenditure
Trade between companies in developed countries, fair prices paid to producers Fair Trade
A buisiness starts to operate on an international scale Globelisation
International trade made with no restrictions Free trade
A shopper or someone who purchases things Consumers
An occupation, or profession Buisiness
A tax or duty to be paid on a particular class of imports and exports Tarrifs
Policy that is made from a government in dealing with other countries Foreign Affairs
The state of being overly poor Poverty
State of being short in supply, shortage Scarcity
Striving to win or gain something Competition
Increase amount of goods Economic Growth
Money received on a regular basis for work or through investments Income
Request or call Demand
Amount of price that needs to payed, required payment Costs
Available to someone to provide Supply
An amount of money lost by a business or organisation Loss
Producers To make or manufacture
Goods and supplies by contract from outside supplier Outsourcing
A service rendered in the public interest Pubic service
The action of buying and selling goods and services Trade
Sends goods to another country for sale Exports
Physical work Labour
A situation characterized by respect and obedience Law and Order
A person who works in particular Workers
The state of being productive Productivity
A financial gain where you make more than you pay Profit

Crossword Puzzlemaker

Type
Crossword
Description

the ability of a party to produce a greater quantity of a good, product, or service than competitors, using the same amount of resources. AbsoluteAdvantage
send (goods or services) to another country for sale Export
grant a license to permit the use of something or to allow an activity to take place Licensing
a commercial enterprise undertaken jointly by two or more parties that otherwise retain their distinct identities. Joint Venture
an investment made by a foreign person or organization in a particular country, or the total value of this type of investment. Foreign Direct Investment
is a manufacturer that contracts with a firm for components or products. Contact Manufacturing
Abbreviation for North American Free Trade Agreement NAFTA
a free trade agreement (legally a treaty under international law, but not under U.S. law). CAFTA
a tax or duty to be paid on a particular class of imports or exports. Tariffs
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country Embargo
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports. Balance of Trade
the amount by which the cost of a country's imports exceeds the value of its exports. Trade Deficit
the value of one currency for the purpose of conversion to another. Exchange Rate
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source. Outsourcing
bring (goods or services) into a country from abroad for sale. Import
an authorization granted by a government or company to an individual or group enabling them to carry out specified commercial activities. Franchise
a limited or fixed number or amount of people or things. Quotas
exchange (goods or services) for other goods or services without using money. Bartering
the amount by which the value of a country's exports exceeds the cost of its imports Trade Surplus
a group of countries imposing few or no duties on trade with one another and a common tariff on trade with other countries. common market

Industrialization and Imperialism Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Change from making goods by hand to making them by machine in factories Industrial Revolution
Method of production that brought many workers and machines together Factory
Land, labor, and capital; the three groups of resources that are used to make all goods and services Factors of Production
process of industrial development in which countries change from producing basic, primary goods to using modern factories for mass-producing goods Industrialization
Lords began fencing off the common land on their manors Enclosure
Movement of peopl from rural areas to cities Urbanization
Social class made up of skilled workers, professionals, and business people Middle Class
A person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business Entrepreneur
System in which society, in the form of government, owns and controls the factors of production Socialism
All or most of the factors of production are owned by individuals, not the government Capitalism
A political system in which the government owns all property and dominates all aspects of life in a country Communism
Rulers treating the people they control as if they were children, providing for their needs Paternalism
When a strong nation dominates other countries politically, socially, and economically Imperialism
Belief that one race is better than another Racism
The belief that only the fittest survive in human political and economic struggle Social Darwinism
Area in which a foreign nation controlled trade and investment Sphere of Influence
Taking land for its location or products Geopolitics
Addition of new territory to an existing country Annexation
Policy proposed by the US in 1899, under which all nations would have equal opportunities to trade in China Open Door Policy
1839-1842 Chinese attempt to stop the opium trade; British declared war against China and won Opium War
1904-1905 conflict between Russia and Japan, efforts to dominate Manchuria and Korea; Japan won Russo Japanese War
1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence Boxer Rebellion
Prussian prime minister that led the unification of Germany and the creation of the German empire Otto Von Bismark
Political theory, advocated by Bismark, that national success justifies any means possible Realpolitik
German Emperor Kaiser