2013 Flat World Knowledge Inc 6 d the number of similar businesses or business

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d.the number of similar businesses or business activities at the same level of the value chain.e.the cost advantages that a business obtains through expanding in size.c; Easy 42.The firms following a(n) _____ invest in the activities that create the unique value but look for ways to reduce cost in nonvalue activities. 43.Diversification refers to: 44._____ refer(s) to the cost advantage that a business obtains through expanding in size. 45._____ refer(s) to efficiencies gained from demand-side changes, such as increasing the range of marketing and distribution. a.Scaleb.Value chainc.Cost leadershipd.Differentiatione.Economies of scopee; Easy 46._____ refers to the number of different topographical markets in which an organization participates. 47. The U.S. fast-food chain Sonic will only open new outlets in states that are adjacent to states where it already has stores. This is an example of: ©2013 Flat World Knowledge, Inc. 7
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48._____ strategy maximizes local responsiveness by giving decentralizing decision-makingauthority to local business units in each country so that they can create products and services optimized to their local markets. 49.A(n)_____ strategy is centralized and controlled by the home office and seeks to maximize worldwide efficiency. a.globalb.differentiationc.multidomesticd.transnationale.cost-leadershipa; Easy50.If the world were flat:
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