This book focuses on the important turning points in global economic, financial, and political relations. It takes as a reference such major geo-economic shifts as the Arab Oil Embargo, the rise of leveraged finance, the fall of the Berlin Wall, the rise of venture capital, and the internet economy as outcomes of the changing system of global relations. This book highlights the qbig pictureq approach to understanding how the global economic and financial system operates. Contents include: Ending of the Cold War; Business and the Economy Under Pressure; and The Balkans Wars.Of this select group of European manufacturers, it is only the large German producers; Volkswagen-Audi, ... 2000 with a 1 80 horsepower, 1 .8 litre turbocharged five-valve engine coupled with a five-speed manual transmission. ... North American vehicle introductions included the European Ford Focus; Jaguar S-Type; Mercedes-Benz S-Class; Nissan Xterra; Saab 9-5 ... Later in 1999, Volkswagen will offer the Jetta with a turbo-diesel engine that attains up to 49 miles to one US gallon.
|Title||:||Political, Structural & Technological Change|
|Author||:||William B. Z. Vukson|
|Publisher||:||G-Seven Report Incorporated - 2001|