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How ISIS Will Damage Middle East Economies

Trade is the lifeblood of any nation , and when it is disrupted , there are consequences to the economy . In places where ISIS has taken root , traditional trading activities have been replaced . The risk of economic maladjustment in the Middle East grows by the day . ISIS not only destroys economic freedom in the lands they hold but also hampers the activities of the entire region . War disrupts economies and ISIS is hardly the first to do so successfully . However , when wars are over many of the previous commercial lines will resume , and with effort , a nation will slowly return to its former self . In a few cases , nations like Iraq can even improve their economy by building updated infrastructure that catalyzes business growth . ISIS isn’t a typical country engaged in cross-border fighting like we have experienced in the past . It is a a new nation spawned from the villages of other nation s

Call for Papers: EBMC 2014 - The European Business and Management Conference

July 3-6, 2014 - The Thistle Hotel Brighton, United Kingdom Abstract Submission Deadline Extended: May 15 2014 Conference Theme: "Individual, Community and Society: Conflict, Resolution and Synergy" The International Academic Forum in conjunction with its global university partners is proud to announce the Inaugural European Business and Management Conference, to be held from July 3-6, 2014, at the Thistle Hotel Brighton, in the United Kingdom. The European Business and Management Conference offers the occasion for wide-ranging, interdisciplinary discussion covering both policy and research in Europe, and beyond. EBMC 2014 will again bring together experts and leaders from the academic and business world to consider some of the pressing issues scholars and academics are facing in an open forum; seeking to define questions, pursue answers, search for research synergies and more; to both reflect on the recent past, and look forward, to exchange ideas and findin