International Trade (“Trade Patterns and Developments in Country X and Country Y”).

International Trade (“Trade Patterns and Developments in Country X and Country Y”)..

Important Note: You can use your written assignments for each module in your comprehensive final paper, which is described in detail in the Final Paper section of the course Web site. Please review the requirements of the final paper early and plan your written assignments appropriately based on your final paper topic. In this paper, provide a descriptive title or heading for your paper by focusing on topics or countries that interest you (such as “Trade Patterns and Developments in Country X and Country Y”), and then discuss the following concepts: 1. Using two different countries (US and China), explain why nations trade with each other. Provide specific examples. 2. Examine at least two different theories explaining trade flows between the selected nations. 3. Discuss the concept and impact of unrestricted free trade between the selected nations. 4. Should each selected country’s government play a proactive role in promoting national competitive advantage in certain industries? Why or why not? 5. Provide suggestions, recommendations, and implications for managers regarding new developments in the world trading system. [MO 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7, 4.8, 4.9] Your paper should be four to five double-spaced pages in APA style. For this assignment, thoroughly discuss the topics mentioned and, when possible, provide specific examples or recommendations, and cite all of your sources.

International Trade (“Trade Patterns and Developments in Country X and Country Y”).