BUAD 222 Trade Written Assignment
Due November 28, 2022
We listened to the Planet Money Summer School podcast on Trade from August 17, 2022. Write a 500-1000 word discussion of the podcast and any other sources of information that you that includes the following questions. Upload your answer into Canvas by midnight November 28 as a word or pdf file.
For the country you have been assigned, research the trade agreements between your country and any others you can discover. What are the gains from trade in each case?
Does your country have any absolute advantages in trade?
Does your country have any comparative advantages in trade?
Overall, do you think that your country is better off in general from its trade relationships? Has trade improved the poverty rate? What, if any, positive transformative effects of trade have there been in your country? Are there negative effects that you think override any positive effects?