Academic year: 2017-2018


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, 18:00-20:00

Or upon appointment

Programme

 

Schedule:

13.09.2017 Introduction
18.09.2017 Theoretical framework
20.09.2017 Trade balance and trade limitations
25.09.2017 NO CLASS
27.09.2017 Index of competitiveness
02.10.2017 Trade policies+ trade practices
04.10.2017 Trade practices
09.10.2017 Executing the transactions
11.10.2017 Applied tools: tutorial in the computer room (TARIC + Custom data) – AULA 25 -
16.10.2017 Executing the transactions
18.10.2017 Applied tools: tutorial in the computer room (TARIC + Custom data) – AULA 25 -
23.10.2017 Payment terms and import procedures
25.10.2017 Methods of payment
30.10.2017 Export strategy
01.11.2017 NO CLASS
06.11.2017 Tutorial: INCOTERMS
08.11.2017 NO CLASS
13.11.2017 NO CLASS
15.11.2017 Tutorial: Custom value and TVA
20.11.2017 Tutorial: Custom value and TVA
22.11.2017 Tutorial: Managing custom duties
27.11.2017 Tutorial: Managing custom duties29.11.2017 Tutorial: Export tax incentives
04.12.2017 Tutorial: Export tax incentives. (Delivery paper copy group essay)
06.12.2017 NO CLASS
11.12.2017 Group presentations
12.12.2017 (Elective) Early exam Tuesday: 12:30-14:30 (Room: 23) or 18:00-20:00 (Room: 15)
13.12.2017 Group presentations
18.12.2017 Group presentations (Delivery paper individual report)
20.12.2017 Group presentations

Additional (elective) meeting:

16.11.2017 : 12:30 - 14:30 in room AULA 2 or

21.11.2017 : 12:30 - 14:30 in room AULA 12

 

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)

- How China is battling ever more intensely in world markets (from The Economist, Septemebr 2017) NEW

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 11th 2017) Solutions

- Data on Catalunya and Spanish export

- Data on interregional exchanges in Spain

 

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 18th 2017 (slides1; slides2)

- Slides class on Sept 20th 2017

- Slides class on Oct 2nd 2017

 


Past final exams:

Example 1

Example 2

 

 

Last update: Novemberr 23rd 2017