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Japan - U.S.: Relations and Issues

http://www.mofa.go.jp/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The Japanese Foreign Ministry offers a number of official government documents which address major issues between the two countries: Trade, security, and economic cooperation are the major areas covered. Standard 11.9.4 and 12.6.1 economics

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1796

Japan Economic Foundation

http://www.jef.or.jp/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Organization established to assist people wishing to export their products to Japan. The "News From MITI" has extensive information about trade opportunities for various products. Other sections focus on current opportunities and issues. Standard 12.6.2 economics

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1798

NAMINET (North American Institute)

http://www.cec.org/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: NAMINET is an organization which studies the emerging regional space of Canada, the United States, and Mexico and the development of a North American community. The emphasis is on trade and the environment, institutional developments, social-cultural roots. Standards 10.10.3, 11.9.7, 12.6.1 economics

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2237

Olsen & Associates; Advanced Forecasting Technology for the Financial Markets

http://www.olsen.ch/index.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This commercial Swiss site has useful information on the financial situation in Europe and the World. It has a useful and up to date currency converter. Standard 12.6.4 economics

Comments: Useful commercial site for teachers and international trade study.

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2358

Report on the Americas

http://www.nacla.org

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site is operated by a non profit organization called the North American Congress on Latin America. Its bimonthy journal provides perspectives on social and economic issues in modern Latin America. Standards 10.10.3, 11.9.7, 12.6.1 economics

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2631

The U.S./Mexico Border

http://www.lanic.utexas.edu/la/Mexico/usmex/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Collection of links to U.S./Mexico border issues. Includes sections on economy, environment, health, politics, plus a nice selection of online news sources in both English and Spanish. Standards 10.10.3, 11.9.7, 12.6.1 economics

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3103

World Bank

http://www.worldbank.org/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is general World Bank information useful for international trade and developing nations studies. It would also be very helpful for Model United Nations students. Standard 11.9.1 and 12.6.4 economics

Comments: Mix of primary and secondary materials from World Bank.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 3521

World Trade Organization (WTO) Homepage

http://www.wto.org/index.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The WTO's homepage contains a massive amount of world trade data. Good source for studying international trade issues for the United States and its trading partners. Standard 11.9.1 and 12.6.1 economics

Comments: Government and economic activity links and contemporary issues are also connected to this site.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3531

Maquiladoras

http://geography.about.com/library/weekly/aa100600a.htm

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This About.com site provides a working definition and a brief overview of Maquiladoras where over one million Mexican citizens worked in 2000. Standards 10.10.1, 12.4.2,12.4.4, 12.6.1, and 12.6.3 economics

Comments: Provides important background for a study of NAFTA.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2084

Multilateral Trade Institutions: GATT to the WTO

http://www.egss.ulg.ac.be/EconomieInternationale/lectures/MTI.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Here is an outline of key points behind the extablishment of Multilateral Trade groups such as GATT and WTO written for an economics class at Finders University in South Australia. Standards 11.9.1 and 12.6.1 economics

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2219

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