the international monetary fund was create through the Bretton Woods Agreement as a way to monitor the foreign exchange systems and lend money to developing economies true one of the major institutions at the heart of the global financial system is the "IMF" (international monetary fund) true Capital flight from a country enhances its ability to service debt and pay for imports flase which of the following is an example of a country that has experienced dollarization? Ecuador The largest proportion of government debt results from national pension and healthcare programs true the central bank is an international agency that provides loans and technical assistance to low- and middle- income countries, with the goal of reducing poverty fasle which of the following is the most likely underlying reason for the demise of the bretton woods system U.S. trade deficits Major monetary functions of the world bank include the issuance of national currencies, regulation of the money supply and management of national exchange false resource deployment might be specific along product lines, geographical lines, or both true a firm using a __________ strategy would most likely have a matrix structure, project teams, and informal management networks to transfer knowledge among subsidiaries transnational strategy which term refers to the major objectives that a form wants to accomplish through pursuing a specific course of action? strategic goals a(n) ___________ calls for a firm to rely on a single business, product, or service for all its revenue single-business strategy related diversification is the most common corporate strategy true ikea attempts to capture global efficiencies while remaining responsive to local conditions. ikea follows a _________ transnational strategy a firm's value chain is a breakdown of a firm's most important product lines false when pressures for global integration and local responsiveness are both high, firms usually adopt the ______________ transnational strategy a control framework is the set of managerial and organization processes that keep the firm moving toward its strategic goals true
the compatibility of software programs with the windows operating system is an example of microsoft's _________ distinctive competence Disney's ___________ is evident in the fact that people recognize its characters from television and movies, visit disney theme parks, and buy merchandise featuring the disney characters synergy a differentiation strategy is not a commonly used business strategy false _________ is the process of developing a particular international strategy strategic planning disney's name, image, and portfolio of characters are examples of which component of international strategy distinctive competence multination flexibility is __________________ enhanced when responsibility is delegated to subsidiaries The predecessor to the World Trade Organization (WTO) was the GATT, or General Agreement on Trade and Tariffs. The original mission or purpose of the GATT was to ______________.