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Dr. Jackson Presents New Trade Model at West LA College Today

Current models for promoting industry competitiveness in the global market are based on 20th century realities. Dr. Jackson argues for a unique model for understanding and promoting industry competitiveness in the 21st century that have little to do with market-based factors. … Continue reading

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Doing Business in Cuba

I recently returned from my second visit to Cuba. While comparing this visit to my first in 2012, during which I began studying Cuba’s political and economic reforms, some things have remained the same. However, a number of things pertaining to Cuba’s economy … Continue reading

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Airbnb in Cuba: An Online Business in a Predominantly Off-line Environment

by Luiz Guilherme Osório According to a recent WTO report on trade in services, the services sector represents the most dynamic segment in international trade. In the last 20 years, its growth was faster than the trade in goods, and now, … Continue reading

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Cuba Trade Briefs for SMEs

With the restoration of diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba in 20015, businesses are looking at both the opportunities and challenges in the Cuban market. However, opportunities already exist due to specific legislation going as far back as … Continue reading

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What U.S. Policy Toward Cuba Means for U.S. Businesses

Following last week’s announcement that the United States will re-open its embassy in Havana, Cuba later this month, I have received calls and e-mail messages from small and large business owners as to what opportunities exist for them in Cuba. … Continue reading

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