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The U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Program: Economic Benefits to American Communities

The U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Program: Economic Benefits to American Communities

2 minutos Foreign-trade zones (FTZs or zones) provide tariff savings and other benefits to companies that engage in import and export operations in the United States. These benefits were provided by Congress beginning in 1934 to encourage U.S. economic activity in manufacturing and distribution, and employment that might otherwise be performed abroad. Economic analysis of the effects of FTZs is limited, particularly the impact of FTZs on economic activity and jobs in localities with operational zones. To remedy this deficiency, the National Association of Continue lendo

TDM Call for Papers: The Interaction Between International Investment Law and Special Economic Zones (SEZs)

TDM Call for Papers: The Interaction Between International Investment Law and Special Economic Zones (SEZs)

3 minutos Dr. Yulia Levashova, Prof. Julien Chaisse and Dr. Ilia Rachkov will be editing a TDM Special Issue on the interaction between international investment law and special economic zones (SEZs). The number of special economic zones (SEZs) is growing, and so is the attention of policy makers, lawyers, and academics in both the developed and the developing world. SEZs are designated areas established by states that have the goal of boosting economic development and attracting capital, technology and innovation by offering economic and fiscal benefits to Continue lendo

A Study of performance of special economic zones (SEZs) in India

A Study of performance of special economic zones (SEZs) in India

menos de 1 minuto This research study mainly explores that the total number of the investments and incremental investments, employments and incremental employments generations in SEZs in India. This study used descriptive statistical tools tables, charts, graphs, averages and percentages inferential statistical tools used paired t test used to test hypothesis. This study results of state wise distribution of approved special economic zones indicated that the maximum number of are in the state of Telangana, followed by Karnataka and Maharashtra.  In the sector-wise distribution Continue lendo

A ZPE/AC e o “sonho de Chico Mendes”

A ZPE/AC e o “sonho de Chico Mendes”

6 minutos Tive acesso recentemente e li, confesso que sem a acuidade de um analista financeiro, o “Projeto de Viabilidade Econômica e Financeira da Zona de Processamento de Exportação – PVEF/ZPE” elaborado recentemente. Em um documento de mais de 160 páginas, o coordenador da equipe de elaboração, o Engenheiro Florestal Mário Humberto Aravena Acuña, que entre outros títulos possui o de Doutor em Biodiversidade e Biotecnologia da Amazônia, conclui e declara enfaticamente que dado o contexto atual em termos políticos, ambientais e administrativos “o Continue lendo

ZPE em Cáceres: integração econômica

ZPE em Cáceres: integração econômica

2 minutos A economia de Mato Grosso não é só o agronegócio por si. É o motor da maioria da produção de riqueza estadual, sim. Mas, necessita de suporte, a exemplo da infraestrutura e logística, do modo como tenho debatido e defendido. Quero chamar a atenção esta semana sobre outro viés da temática em voga: a Zona de Processamento de Exportação (ZPE), localizada no município de Cáceres. Entretanto, ela, sozinha, não tem o poder de dinamizar negócios se não for complementada com a Hidrovia Continue lendo