firms that have a decentralized corporate structure. True 67. _______refers to the system of procedures and processes by which corporations are managed, directed, and controlled. Corporate governance 68.The leaders of the nation ot Mylanda absolutely don't allow anyone to publicly express negative opinions about the government. If someone does they are usually punished harshly Mylanda has a total anarchy political system. False 69. Reduction in trade barriers is associated with the emergence of________ Regional economic integration blocs 70 Which of the following statements is true of geocentric staffing? i t helps develop global managers who can adjust to any business environment 71 The major drawback of polycentric staffing is the potential for losing control of the host-country operation true 72 A company that hires the best qualified individuals regardless of nationality to manage foreign operations is utilizing an geocentric staffing 73 While the number of containers transported internationally has decreased the cost of transportation has increased dramatically false 74 Which of the following counties have the least corruption denmark 75 Offshoring and the fight of jobs are prime drives of market globalization false
77 An international human rights organization recommends that is member countries review their human rights policies on a periodic basis to ensure that their governments are upholding ethical standards for the treatment of prisoners which of the following represents the most effective reasoning in support of the organization recommendation Ethical standards change over time , so national policies should be updated by other nations 78 Culture is not inherited 79 SJC enterprise , a global firm operates a facilities in Angola . managers want to reduce the firms vulnerability to political risk in Angola . all of the following actions would most likely accomplish this task except purchasing capital equipment outright 80 Technological leapfrogging is defined as bypassing certain stages of technology to come up with a radical innovation when upgrading to new products 81 Socialization is defined as the process of learning the rules and behavioral patterns appropriate to ones given society 82. ___________ is a psychological phenomenon that may lead to feelings of fear , helplessness, irritability, and disorientation. Culture shock 83. If a world-class manufacturer of passenger aircraft faced an international environment characterized by high levels of pressure for cost containment but very little pressure for local adaptation, the appropriate strategy for them to pursue would be a _____________________ strategy. global 84. Making the best, most economical decision as to where to source raw materials and locate production and distribution facilities in order to capture the maximum benefits of comparative advantage is known as Rationalization 85. Large international companies tend to make high-level labor decisions at the home office because it gives them greater control over their network of operations around the world 86. Communications, information, and transportation technologies have decreased people's ability to
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