Ch 60: Holt McDougal Economics Chapter 17.4: Modern International Institutions

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The Modern International Institutions chapter of this Holt McDougal Economics Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with modern international institutions. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Modern International Institutions textbook chapter.

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Students will learn:

  • The effects of NAFTA
  • Advantages and disadvantages of free trade
  • The purpose of the World Trade Organization
  • Kinds of economic integration
  • The history of the European Monetary Union
  • How global strategy is defined

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6 Lessons in Chapter 60: Holt McDougal Economics Chapter 17.4: Modern International Institutions
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European Monetary Union: Definition, History, Policy & Members

1. European Monetary Union: Definition, History, Policy & Members

This lesson provides a brief overview of the European Monetary Union (EMU) and its role in the growth of the European Union. We'll learn how the EMU is involved in the European Union membership requirements and how it contributes to economic growth.

What is Free Trade? - Definition, Pros, Cons & Examples

2. What is Free Trade? - Definition, Pros, Cons & Examples

Is free trade a good thing? The issue of free trade has been a source of debate for centuries, and in this lesson, we will discuss the pros and cons of free trade that have led to this debate.

What Is NAFTA? - Definition, Effects & History

3. What Is NAFTA? - Definition, Effects & History

In this lesson, you'll learn about the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the current trade agreement between the United States, Canada, and Mexico. After the lesson you can assess your understanding with a short quiz.

Economic Integration: Theory, Levels & Types

4. Economic Integration: Theory, Levels & Types

There has been a trend towards economic integration over the past decades. In this lesson, we'll learn about economic integration, its theoretical basis, and different levels of integration.

The World Trade Organization: Definition, History, Purpose & Members

5. The World Trade Organization: Definition, History, Purpose & Members

Find out what the World Trade Organization is and what it hopes to accomplish. Learn about the history of this organization and who some of the current members are.

Global Strategy: Definition & Example

6. Global Strategy: Definition & Example

This lesson provides an overview of how companies transition from an international company to a global company using global strategy. We will use McDonald's, the largest food service retailer in the world, to demonstrate how and why global strategy is used.

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