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Trading Places: The Airport Economist's guide to international business

Trading Places: The Airport Economist's guide to international business (Paperback)

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A lively and informative guide to the complexities of the global economy and how to navigate it in search of business opportunities.Is Japan running out of husbands? Is China running out of wives? Did Genghis Khan really invent free trade? And why can't you see the price of a Big Mac at McDonalds in Argentina? In Trading Places, Tim Harcourt - also known as the Airport Economist - takes you around the globe, talking to businesses, governments, union officials and NGOs, not to mention taxi drivers and shopkeepers, to understand what makes each economy tick. He reveals where the opportunities are, identifies the risks, and provides insider tips on doing business in each destination.Like The Airport Economist, a bestseller in several languages, Trading Places is essential reading for business travellers, students of economics or business, and anyone who wants to understand the complexities of our modern globalised world.

Tim Harcourt is the JW Neville Fellow in Economics at the Australian School of Business, UNSW, and the author of six books including Beyond Our Shores, Going the Distance, Great Southern Lands: Building ties between Australia and Brazil and the international bestseller The Airport Economist. He appears regularly on television and radio in Australia and in the Asia Pacific, and his TV show The AIrport Economist will launch in 2014. Tim teaches international business in Asia at the AGSM and is a visiting professor at PUC in Chile.

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