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International Business

Includes all aspects of international business, including the particular challenges of operating in different cultural contexts.

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Ice skates to Argentina: IoD member export trends 2012-13

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The Institute of Directors (IoD) conducted a wide-ranging survey of members in November 2012, asking them to what extent they were involved in international trade.

Review of the balance of competencies between the United Kingdom and the European Union: single market: free movement of goods

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A paper investigates the balance of competencies between the UK and the EU on issues relating to the free movement of goods within the single market.

Review of the balance of competences between the United Kingdom and the European Union: trade and investment

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A paper investigates the balance of competences between the UK and the EU on issues relating to the trade and investment, including international trade agreements and tariffs.

Review of the balance of competences between the United Kingdom and the European Union: research and development

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A paper investigates the balance of competences between the UK and the EU on issues relating to research and development, including EU funding, strategy, and space policy.

IoD response to BIS call for evidence: social and employment review

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This document contains the Institute of Directors (IoD) response to a call for evidence on the Social and Employment Review published by the Department for Business Innovation & Skills in October 2013 as part of the government’s review of the balance of competences between the UK and the EU.

Ice skates to Argentina: IoD member export trends 2012-13

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The Institute of Directors (IoD) conducted a wide-ranging survey of members in November 2012, asking them to what extent they were involved in international trade.

The five economic tests

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An article discusses the "five tests" laid down by Gordon Brown as Chancellor of the Exchequer for the UK to join the single European Currency.

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