have Introduction, Discussion, and Conclusion sections

  1. What is your take on the reasons for regional integration? Your thoughts. 
  2. Pick one of the following topics to research further:
    1. NAFTA vs the USMCA. What were the reasons for updating NAFTA into a new agreement? Was NAFTA beneficial to each of its participants? How? Why? Why not? Do we have any results from the new agreement (the USMCA)? Did all participating nations ratify the agreement? Why? Why not? What does the future hold for the USMCA? – it is a research project
    2. The EU and Brexit – What went wrong? Who also wants to exit the EU? Why? What are the top five pros and cons of the EU? What does the future hold for the EU? – it is a research project
    3. BRICS – is it a trade agreement? What are the current achievements of this bloc? Does it have a future? Why? Why not? – it is a research project
    4. EAEU (Eurasian Economic Union) – How is it different from the EU? Achievements? Goals? Are we back to the USSR? Why? Why not? What does the future hold for EAEU? – it is a research project
  3. What conclusions did you draw from your research this week?