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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.

Transatlantic trade and investment partnership: what's in it for me?

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A leaflet argues that the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership will save consumers money by promoting competition and reducing tariffs and customs duties, improve consumer protection when purchasing goods and services from the US, and make purchasing from the USA more simple.

Review of the balance of competences between the United Kingdom and the European Union: the single market: free movement of services

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A report describes the history and current legal framework of the European Single Market in services, and its effect on the UK national interest.

Review of the balance of competences between the United Kingdom and the European Union: competition and consumer policy report

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A report describes the history and current legal framework of EU policy on competition law, state aid, and consumer protection, and its effect on the UK national interest.

Review of the balance of competences between the United Kingdom and the European Union: cohesion policy

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A report describes the history and current legal framework of EU policy on economic cohesion and regional funding, and its effect on the UK national interest.

Review of the balance of competences between the United Kingdom and the European Union: social and employment policy

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A report describes the history and current legal framework of EU policy on social policy and employment, and its effect on the UK national interest.

Transatlantic trade and investment partnership: separating myth from fact

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A leaflet rebuts claims made by opponents to the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, including claims that it will allow multinational corporations to overturn British laws that they dislike, that it will impose privatisation on public services, and that it is being negotiated and implemented in an unduly secretive and unaccountable manner.

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