ERIC Number: ED351260
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
International Economic Diplomacy: A Guide to the Global Economy: The Issues, Institutions, and Influences.
United Nations Association of the United States of America, New York, NY.; Foundation for Teaching Economics, San Francisco, CA.
This guide is designed to help teachers to prepare students for the rapidly arriving new world order through study of market economics and the global economy. The central section of the guide presents 10 case studies that describe a range of international economic concepts: (1) Debt and Oil; (2) Trade and Protection; (3) Foreign Exchange; (4) Foreign Direct Investment; (5) Migration and Immigration; (6) The International War on Drugs; (7) Four Asian Tigers; (8) The European Community; (9) The Soviet Union and Reform in Eastern Europe; and (10) International Aspects of Environmental Protection: Acid Rain, Greenhouse Effect. The guide also contains a survey of the world economy; a guide to international economic institutions; acronyms and a glossary; a note on measuring economic and population growth; world tables (economics and population); and a general bibliography. (DB)
Descriptors: Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Economic Change, Economic Factors, Economics Education, Educational Resources, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Higher Education, International Relations, International Trade, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, World Affairs
United Nations Association of the United States, 485 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10017 ($7.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: United Nations Association of the United States of America, New York, NY.; Foundation for Teaching Economics, San Francisco, CA.