Business and Economy

I want to learn about Business and the Economy in Hispanic Countries.

 

Read, watch and/or listen to one of the sources below. Complete the Culture Capsule form. Turn the form  in to your teacher for credit. You may copy the form by hand or print it. 

 

Source #

Topic

Link

105

Business / Politics.  Spain Concerned By Expropriation In Latin America

(Cross-listed with Politics and Government)

http://www.npr.org/2012/05/03/151915911/take-over-moves-by-bolivia-argentina-angers-spain

106

Business & language

Health Care

http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/03/06/286226698/selling-health-care-to-californias-latinos-got-lost-in-translation

107

Business in Cuba

.http://www.npr.org/blogs/parallels/2014/06/24/324862512/cubas-budding-entrepreneurs-travel-a-rocky-road-toward-success

108

Business.Latino.USA.Uruguay.

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1080709

109

Business. Bolivia. Mining.

   http://www.npr.org/2012/09/25/161752820/bolivias-cerro-rico-the-mountain-that-eats-men

110

Economy. Argentina

http://www.npr.org/2014/07/28/335986107/locked-in-u-s-hedge-fund-battle-argentina-faces-default

111

Paraguay.  Business.  Soybeans. (This story is 7 years old but still interesting.).

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=16816203

112

Economy. Ecuador.  2009

.http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/2009/02/somewhere_in_the_amazon_1.html

113

Economics. Food. Environment. Coffee

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2014/07/28/335293974/rust-devastates-guatemalas-prime-coffee-crop-and-its-farmers

114

Business in USA.  Miami and Atlanta Vie for Latin American Business

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5453498

115

Business & Fashion. 

Spanish billionaire

http://www.npr.org/2013/03/12/173461375/the-recluse-spanish-billionaire-behind-zaras-fast-fashion-empire

116

Business Argentina.

Online Shopping

http://www.npr.org/2014/01/23/265195791/argentina-imposes-heavy-tax-on-international-online-shopping

147

Panama Hats

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4683911