Apr 30, 2021Open AccessArticle
The study presents an empirical analysis to investigate the effect of export volume and significant factors on PM2.5 emissions in the highest concentrations of air pollution provinces in China during 1998-2015. This paper proposes a spatial econometric model based on an extended Stochastic Impact by Regression on Population, Affluence, and Technology (STIRPAT) model. The results revealed evidence that spatial spillover effects of PM2.5 emissions exist among major provinces. Provinces in the nort...
Dec 31, 2020Open AccessArticle
This article identifies key factors that can reduce customs fraud by analyzing the correlations that exist in front of certain dependent variables, namely language, cultural contact, intra linguistic and anthropological, sustainable human development, sale, purchase, transportation, declaration of primary products (food crops), and the relationship between the Democratic Republic of Congo and Zambia, their institutional framework with a specific application to the case of Kasumbalesa border. Our...
May 08, 2020Open AccessArticle
Only one year after the WTO ruled against China on the raw material dispute, the United States, the European Union and Japan sued China in respect of China’s restrictions on rare earth export. According to the non-discrimination principle of WTO, if China continues those export restrictions, it has to carry out restrictions on domestic rare earth users as well. The objective of this paper is to examine the justifiability of resource taxation as a way for the Chinese government to control domesti...
Feb 28, 2020Open AccessArticle
The main challenges to the sustainable development of humanity were identified and ways to win those challenges proposed, by changing the key concepts in education, science and governance. We conclude that urgent measures should be implemented to avoid the impending catastrophe.
Jul 31, 2019Open AccessArticle
China has become a major player in the global economy over the past decade. Recent political turmoil between China and the US coupled with the rising rates of China’s currency has prompted the Chinese government to invest in building brand equity among Chinese brand names (Si, 2014). In spite of mak-ing large financial investments, setting up corporate headquarters in the US, and receiving con
May 30, 2018Open AccessArticle
Broadly speaking, several firms have known success in local market but failed in foreign countries. At the other side, some enterprises (Born-global firms) began directly to operate globally and known also the success or failure. The above picture conducts the author for studying the entitled subject: “The main key success factors of the Multinational Corporations’ successful International Business in spite of the exposure t
Sep 27, 2017Open AccessArticle
This paper explores
competitive advantage of Yemeni
in the market of the USA. Yemen has been
placed under a special situation since the “Arab Spring” in 2011; therefore,
our analyses study the eleven years prior to the war, between 2000 and 2011,
and employ 2-digit SITCs
to identify the various products for the
selected study period. Balassa’s index has been utilized to measure revealed
competitive advantage (RCA). This app