conciliation 10. Globalization tends to foster two important values, tolerance and ________. B) diversity 11. Which of the following is the best definition of what constitutes international business at its simplest level? Any commercial activity that crosses an international border 12. Dixon manufacturing, a British MNE, believes that its business practices are superior, so it does not make any policy changes in foreign markets. Dixon Manufacturing most likely takes a(n) ______ approach to staffing. (Ethnocentric) 13. Many folk customs that have spread by cultural diffusion to other regions have developed into popular customs 14. Social status is determined by family heritage, income, and occupation True 15 Which of the following most accurately describes the current state of HRM efforts to staff international operations? ( There are historic shortages of executive talent for international assignments. ) 16 Andy comes from a culture that emphasizes hard work and promotes the entrepreneurial spirit within individuals. While he and his coworkers are encouraged to achieve their personal goals, they are also held responsible for their actions. According to Hofstede's framework, which of the following dimensions does this culture illustrate? Individualism
17.According to the model developed by Rob van Tulder and Alex van der Zwart, Anglo-Saxon countries view the state, the market, and civil society as ________. Competitive 18.________ is increasing the pace of both cultural diffusion and cultural change. Globalization 19.A culture with small power distance tends to be characterized by considerable inequality between and subordinates. FALSE 20.A firm with operations in Denmark can most likely expect all of the following EXCEPT ________. Minimal monetary policies 21. To minimize the economic inequality within develog nations, studies suggest that the nations can boost incomes of their poorest citizens by ________. B) embracing globalization and integrating themselves into the global economy 22.seizure of corporate assets without compensation_____ Confiscation 23. Companies find it challenging to judge a potential expatriate's adaptability to foreign places, people, and processes. True 24. According to the da te presented in chapter one of the e-text, the U.S.A led all countries in the world in the total value of goods and services imported into any individual country. True
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