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					                                           International Business Survey
Thank you for participating in this sur vey. Your opinions and attitudes concerning the EU and US are impor tant.
There is no right or wrong answer. All your answers will be anonymous and confidential.

Please circle or f ill in the best answer for the following de mographic questions to aid in the stat istica l a nalysis of the data.
 Age                                       19 and under            20-24          25–34         35-44         45 and over
 Highest Education Completed               Freshman              Sophomore           Junior          Senior        Graduate student
 Gender                                    Male       Female
 International experience                  Never been out of US             Been to 1 country         Been to 2 or more countries
 Ethnic ity                                White      Black Asian         International Student (please specify)______________
 Labor union vie w                         Very pro-union Pro-union                Neutral on unions Anti- unions Very anti-union
 Politica l vie ws                         Conservative           Liberal        Other(please specify)_________________
 Please select the rating that best measures your                     Strongly                                                          Strongly
                                                                                       Agree          Ne utral        Disagree
 opinion about each of the following statements.                       Agree                                                            Disagree

 Before taking CBA 396, I knew about the WTO and trade
 disputes.

 I support the US policies of giving tax brea ks to exporters,
 regardless of the WTO pos it ion.

 I do not support the US tariffs on steel imported into the
 US.

 I support the cont inuation of tariffs on imported steel.

 I be lieve that the US considers other countries too much
 when determining trade policies.

 I be lieve that world trade policies have h urt the US
 economy.

 I be lieve that the US should be more involved in world
 affairs.

 I be lieve that current US policies are costing US cit izens
 too much in the way of taxes.

 I be lieve that other countries appreciate what the US does
 for the m.

 I be lieve that the WTO offers a level playing fie ld for the
 US and other countries.
 I be lieve that the WTO applies rules differently with the US
 and EU.

 I be lieve that the developing countries in the world are
 considered first by the WTO.

 Before taking CBA 396, I knew about the US applicat ion of
 extraterritoriality in other countries.

 I support the US pos ition on extraterritoriality.

 Before taking CBA 396, I knew about the US-EU disputes
 over bananas and beef.

 I support the US pos ition on bananas before the WTO.

 I be lieve that the EU represents a threat to the US in trade
 today.

 I be lieve that the euro will be a threat to the US$ pos ition
 in world trade.

 I support the US$ be ing strong versus a ll other currencies.
Please select the rating that best measures your
opinion about each of the following statements.
Many of the goods and services produced in this country are    Strongly                                             Strongly
                                                                             Agree         Ne utral      Disagree
exported and sold around the world. Many of the goods and       Agree                                               Disagree
services we buy here are imported from other countries.
Overall, I think globalization is good or bad for:

Consumers like me


American companies


The U.S. economy


Creating jobs in the U.S.


The env ironment

Providing jobs and stre ngthening the economy in poor
Countries
I think that expanded trade leads to an increase in the
number of U.S. jobs.

I think that expanded trade leads to an increase in the
number of foreign jobs.

I think trade a gree ments with low-wage countries such as
China and Mexico lead to higher wages for A mericans.

I think trade a gree ments with low-wage countries such as
China and Mexico lead to higher wages for the m.
I think that the best way to improve human and worker rights
in China is to engage China and give it permanent access to
U.S markets
I think that the best way to improve human and worker rights
in China is to only give China permanent access to US
markets when it agrees to meet human rights and labor
standards
Which of the following best describes your views about
foreign trade ? Do you consider yourse lf to be someone
who be lieves in free trade or trade without any
                                                                                                                     Let’s take
restrictions, someone who be lieves in fair trade or trade       Free                                     Don’t
with some standards for labor and environment, or                          Fair trader   Protectionist              care of the
                                                                trader                                    know
someone who is protectionist, meaning that there should                                                                 US
be rules to protect U.S. markets and workers from
imports.
Please give your opinions about the following as to
                                                                 Major       Minor          Not a         Don’t
whether they should be a ma jor priority of U.S. trade
agreements, a minor priority, or not a priority at a ll?        priority    priority       priority       know

Keeping foreign markets open to U.S. exports


Keeping prices for U.S. consumers low

Encouraging competition in US markets
Preventing unfair competition
By countries that violate
Workers rights
Protecting the environment


Preventing job loss of U.S. jobs

				
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