Performance demands made by hose countries to restrict incoming FDI apply

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 Performance demands made by hose countries to restrict incoming FDI apply exclusively to businesses in cultural industries. False  In industries having a limited number of small firms, foreign direct investment decisions frequently resemble a "follow the leader" scenario. False  The relationship between import substitution policies and export-led development policies is best characterized by
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which of the following? The two are hard to distinguish because production under import substitution may eventually be exported.  Regional integration often forces corporate restructuring which may lead to ________. Workers layoffs  MERCOSUR, an economic bloc in Latin America, is an example of an economic union. False  In 1957, six countries - Belgium, France, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and West Germany formed an alliance called the European Union. False  Tariff restrictions are the most likely reason behind the failure of economic blocs in Africa. False  The more diverse the economies of the member countries, the more likely the economic bloc will succeed. False  ________ is the propensity for entrepreneurial activity and the existence of business systems that can support it, in a given business environment. Economic dynamism  The intraregion exports of the EU are greater than its extraregion exports. True  Which of the following statements about Global Capital Markets is false? All of these statements are true.  If an individual buys from a supplier whose currency is depreciating against the individual's currency, the individual will have to pay a larger amount of his own currency to complete the purchase. False  The U.S. dollar is an example of ____. Convertible currency  The floating exchange rate system is victim to maximum governmental intervention. False
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 Which of the following is a characteristic of momentum trading? Investors buy stocks as prices rise.  Which of the following statements is true of the global debt crisis? When a government tries to pay down its debt, money is drawn out of the national money supply, which hinders economic activity and reduces tax revenues.  Global Finance Meeting (scenario) The employer of Expert B can most likely be categorized as which of the following? Offshore bank  Which of the following statements is true of the global financial system? It is built on the activities of firms, banks, and financial institutions engaged in ongoing international financial activity.  Which of the following is an example of a currency risk? Purchasing products from a nation with appreciating currency  Scenario: Bay area Technologies BAT has filled several orders from computer and gaming manufacturers in several Southeast Asian nations, including Singapore, Malaysia, and Taiwan. The strategic expansion group is currently considering expanding via FDI in
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