religious In an effort to lessen the degree of economic inequality in a developing nation, there is research that indicates that a country can help to increase the income of their poorest people by ___________. embracing globalization and integrating themselves into the global economy In a ________ economy, certain sectors of the economy are left to private ownership and free market mechanisms, while other sectors have significant state ownership and government planning.
mixed In a market economy, the government may intervene to address the inequalities that market economies sometimes produce. true Which of the following statements is true about managing country risk? scanning allows a firm to assess the potential country risk Importing occurs when where a firm sources products or services from another country for sale or use in creating something else. Scenario: The French Government The Government of France has put several restrictions on use of the English language in commerce in France. Their argument is that the inflow of movies in English, music, and literature is diluting their rich culture. Sociologists conduicted research showing that French children display a higher rate of familiarity with the superheroes of Hollywood movies than with the heroes of their own traditional folklore. The Government of France can use this information to prove the effect of ______________________ on the French nation. cultural imperialism Folk customs that spread by cultural diffusion to other regions develop into ________. popular customs Watson Electronics, an MNE based in Canada, tends to follow an ethnocentric staffing model. From which group will it most likely hire for upper-level management positions in its new facility in Germany? home-country nationals ________ is the seizure of corporate assets without compensation. confiscation In a command economy, the goods and services that a country produces, the quantity in which they are produced, and the prices at which they are sold are planned by ________. government officials Which of the following countries make up the BRICS? Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa International trade involves import and export of goods AND services. true ________ is a system in which a supervisor walks an employee through every step of an assignment or task, monitoring the results at each stage. situational management Economists who are in favor of globalization believe that it increases wealth not only in developing countries but in developed nations as well. true Which of the following is NOT an example of international business? A Mexican firm receives permission and support funding from the Mexican government to build a manufacturing plant in Tijuana, near the border with the U.S.
Tolerance of others and _________________ are two of the more important beliefs or values that the process of globalization apparently expands.
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