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          Commercial policies - Course syllabus (English)
          Outline by Amir Bakir, University of Jordan, Department of Economics, 2004
          Categories: Competition Policy, Trade Policy Analysis and Trade Data Sources, WTO Issues/Multilateral Trading System

          The course analyzes trade policy tools in both perfect and imperfect competition. Trade restrictions are common in the world, so micro and macro-economics' trade tools are used to study the effects of these restrictions on the different countries of the world. Economic integrations (regionalism), world trade organization, and trade strategies for developing countries are among the topics of interest in this course.

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          Economic feasibility study course syllabus (English)
          Outline by Amir Bakir, University of Jordan, Department of Economics, 2004
          Categories: Trade Related Capacity Building

          This course is primarily concerned with the appraisal of projects/investments from the view points of the entrepreneur and the national economy. It starts with the financial evaluation of the inflows and outflows, and next a series of adjustments for any external effect to reflect the social costs and benefits to the country as a whole, is developed. Finally, risk analysis is introduced to deal with the problems of uncertainty.

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