consider an argument or concept in a way that uncovers the assumptions and interrelationships of the issue.


wealth in the form of money or other assets owned by a person or organisation or available for a purpose such as starting a company or investing.



Create a 10 minute presentation examining the influence of one of the following in the transfer of capital:

  1. Governments
  2. World Trading Institutions (World Trade Organisation - WTO)
  3. Financial Institutions (International Monetary Fund - IMF & World Bank)


  • General overview of the organisation including their principle objectives
  • Description of the functions of these organisations
  • Explanation of key terms
  • Praise and criticism
  • Map + explanation
  • Graph + explanation
  • Short video < 4 min


  1. Governments: pp 66-68 HL Book
  2. World Trading Organizations: pp 69-70 HL Book
  3. Financial Institutions: pp 68 - 69 HL Book


 Current disputes between states (2016)

Current disputes between states (2016)




world bank



Customs duties (taxes) on merchandise imports are called tariffs. Tariffs give a price advantage to locally-produced goods over similar goods which are imported, and they raise revenues for governments.

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