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Continuing Debates in Global Business Many topics in global business are highly contentious. Recent developments have fueled the fire of a number of debates, including the following: 1. The debate over political risk: Mumbai, India was struck by a terrorist attack in November 2008, adding significant political risk to businesses either operating in India or thinking about expansion to India in the future. 2. The debate over unions: There is an ongoing debate about what role unions should play in the United States. The Employee Free Choice Act (EFCA) is a piece of impending legislation that aims to increase union membership in the United States. It has been attacked by business leaders, such as GM and Chrysler executives and former General Electric CEO Jack Welch. Although President Obama supported the act as a candidate, he has been flow to push it through congress, arguing that we must focus on lowering the unemployment rate and putting Americans to work first.
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This note was uploaded on 02/05/2011 for the course GEB 3373 taught by Professor Crum during the Spring '10 term at University of Florida.

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