Posts Tagged ‘multinational corporations’

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    The Economic Response to Riots

    Feb 1, 11 • 79 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, International Trade and FinanceNo Comments

    When the rioting starts, where does economic activity stop? In Egypt, gas and food were immediately affected. One owner of an Alexandria Mobil Station said he had not gotten a gas delivery for 2 days. The price of certain foods soared. One kilogram (close to...

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    A Little Sunshine at General Motors

    Aug 18, 10 • 97 Views • Businesses, Developing Economies, International Trade and FinanceNo Comments

    A question: How are a little Sunshine and the U.S. taxpayer similar? The answer: Both are helping General Motors grow. The Wuling Sunshine is the most popular car in China. Manufactured by General Motors with 2 Chinese partners, it is a no frills minivan that...