Study Questions

These short-answer review questions cover key themes and learning objectives within each chapter.

1. What are the three types of political economies? Which one(s) best fit U.S. foreign economy policy?

2. Describe the U.S. foreign aid regime. Who are the actors, agencies, and decision makers? What countries receive more funding than others? What challenges and constraints does U.S. foreign aid face?

3. In your own words, describe economic sanctions. How are these used in both positive and negative ways?