GLOBAL FINANCE

JIM OWENS

 

SESSION FIVE

Topic: Current Developments in Europe and South America
                   

Objective: We will address political and economic issues ranging from problems facing the EU and Brexit to developments in Latin America.  It will be a freewheeling day since events (and "tweets") will obviously have occurred since this assignment was written.

Readings:           

1. “Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU"

2. "Euro Area Economic Outlook"

3. “Mexican Economy; from CIA FactBook"

4. “Canada's Resilient Economy Enters 2019 With Signs of Weakness"