Project Title: International Economic Systems

Faculty Sponsor: Michael Witt

Department: School of Management

Telephone: 734.945.8789

E-Mail: mdwitt@umflint.edu

Project Description: This research will involve the study of international economic systems, with a focus on small business development, new venture creation and how these processes stimulate economic growth. Thorough in depth analysis and a comparative approach will generate an understanding of the global economic climate including the effects of: tariffs, import/export controls, other political regulation on new business development and overall the effect on the macro economy.

Student Tasks & Responsibilities: Student will conduct library research and prepare detailed summaries.

Minimum Student Qualifications:

Proposed Starting Date: ASAP

Proposed Ending Date: 01/31/14