There is a $10k loss from your budget for the giving of resources to nations of opposing alignment or economic systems, and a 10% loss from cash transfers. Trading with nations that are non-aligned and mixed market systems results in no loss.
Send 10k man expeditionary force
Ship raw materials
Ship manufactured goods
Cede 100km of Territory
Ceding territory will result in a significant decline in stability and approval in your country.
Provide 5 Weapons
Weapons trade reduces your reputation.
Provide 50 Research
Send 1 ton of uranium
Trade in uranium will reduce reputation.
Transfer Nuclear Weapon
Nuclear proliferation will result in a very large reduction in reputation.
As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron. ? H.L. Mencken