Impact of economic integration on international relations: a case study of economic sanctions on zimbabwe, 2000-2014
Sanctions have been used by countries to force some regime changes or force a country to adhere to certain demands. This study analyses the impact of economic integration for Zimbabwe under sanctions. The study researches on decisions made, trade flows, negotiations held on the international arena as well as the state of the Zimbabwean economy during sanctions. A total of 45 people were interviewed from across section of companies involved in international trade. It is evident from the study that economic integration had an impact on Zimbabwe under sanctions. The study findings and recommendations will help shape policies and decision making for economies as far as sanctions are concerned.