Your company is considering opening an office in Germany, Switzerland, or another country in the European Union. The size of the investment is significant, and top management wishes to have a clearer picture of the current and probable future economic status of the EU. Prepare an executive summary describing the features you consider as crucial in making such a decision.
Bringing the Free Trade Area of the Americas back to life could be a threat, as well as an opportunity, for your company. Identify the countries likely to participate in the negotiations for the FTAA. What would the main themes of the negotiation process?