Academic year: 2016-2017


External trade


Grup: 4

Professor : ROSELLA NICOLINI
Office: B3-064 Departament d’Economia Aplicada
E-mail: rosella.nicolini@uab.cat
Phone: 935814573.
Office hours: Monday 11:00 -13:00, 17:30-19:30

Or upon appointment

Programme

 

Schedule:

12.09.2016 Introduction + theoretical framework
14.09.2016 Theoretical framework
19.09.2016 Trade balance and trade limitations
21.09.2016 Trade barriers + Index of competitiveness
26.09.2016 Trade policies
28.09.2016 Trade policies+ trade practices
03.10.2016 Trade practices
05.10.2016 Executing the transactions
10.10.2016 Executing the transactions
12.10.2016 NO CLASS
17.10.2016 Applied tools: tutorial in the computer room (TARIC + Custom data) – AULA 25 -
19.10.2016 Payment terms and import procedures
24.10.2016 Methods of payment
26.10.2016 Export strategy
31.10.2016 Tutorial: INCOTERMS
02.11.2016 Tutorial: INCOTERMS
07.11.2016 Tutorial: Custom value and TVA
09.11.2016 NO CLASS
14.11.2016 NO CLASS
16.11.2016 Tutorial: Custom value and TVA

Extra classes: Nov 16th 12:15-13:15 (room 15) or Nov 17th 12:00-13:00 (room 22)


21.11.2016 Tutorial: Managing custom duties
23.11.2016 Tutorial: Managing custom duties
28.11.2016 Tutorial: Export tax incentives
30.11.2016 Tutorial: Export tax incentives (Delivery paper copy group essay)
05.12.2016 Group presentations
07.12.2016 Group presentations
12.12.2016 Group presentations
13.12.2016 (Elective) Early exam Tuesday: 12:00-14:00 or 18:00-20:00 (Room: AULA 19)
14.12.2016 Group presentations
19.12.2016 Group presentations (Delivery paper individual report)
21.12.2016 Group presentations

 

Complementary documents:

- Tools in applied economics

- FDI in Catalunya (Acc1Ó)

- Evaluating the trading opportunities in world countries (Global Enabling Trade Report)

- World globalization: issues on trade policy strategies (from The Economist, October 2013)

- Crossing the divide (Walmart case study) (from The Economist, October 2013)

- Becalmed (Slowdown in global trade) (from The Economist, Septemebr 2015)

References on line:

- ICEX: documents
- Chamber of Commerce of Barcelona: documents
- Acc1ó-CIDEM-COPCA: documents
- TARIC: data
- “Doing business
- “Doing business in Catalonia

Data

- Tutorial on data analysis in the computer lab (Oct 17th 2016): results

- Data on Catalunya and Spanish export

 

Documents and certificates (copies) (Source: Juan Sanchis Llopis, Universitat de Valencia)

- Certificado origen comunitario

- SOIVRE

- SOIVRE import

- CITES

- INCOTERM, Fig.1, Fig.2., INCOTERMS 2010

- Custom

- Circulación EU

- INTRASTAT

- Transport

- DUA (2011)

- TARIC

 

Guidelines for individual report and group essay

 

Documents for tutorials

- Tutorial: TARIC

- Tutorial: TARIFF

- Tutorial: INCOTERMS (preliminary)

- Tutorial: INCOTERMS II(preliminary)

- Tutorial: INCOTERMS III(preliminary)

- Tutorial: INCOTERMS

- Tutorial: Custom Value

- Tutorial: VAT

- Tutorial: Export incentives

 

Slides

- Class on Sept 12th 2016 (slides1; slides2)

- Slides class on Sept 19th 2016

- Slides class on Sept 28th 2016

 


Past final exams:

Example 1

Example 2

 

FINAL GRADES

This file includes the grades of the group work, individual presentations, individual report, and early exam.
Remark: people whose FINAL OFFICIAL GRADE is between 4 and 5 and the grade of the exam is more (or equal to) 4 are elibible for the retake exam. All persons whose FINAL OFFICIAL GRADE is below 4 fail. All the others pass. The retake exam will take place on January 23th 2017 at 18:00 (room AULA 2B).

Office hours to review the exam and other material: Thursday, January 12th 2017from 11:00 to 13:00 in office B3-064 at the Departament d'Economia Aplicada.

Last update: January 10th 2017