A b technology that lowers the costs and difficulties of global communication

A b technology that lowers the costs and difficulties

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A: b. technology that lowers the costs and difficulties of global communication During a time of reflation, the government is most likely to ________. A: d. print money Which of the following is NOT an example of international business? A: e. 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. In response to the global credit crisis, the United States government took actions that increased economic freedom. A: False Common law can best be described as a system ________. A: d. based on legal precedents set by the nation's courts An MNE with a factory in Cambodia is being inspected by the International Labor Organization. What is the most likely focus of the inspection? A: d. safe working conditions The range of economic systems in the world today, when represented on a spectrum, has one end anchored by the idea of capitalism, the other with that of socialism. A: False Low-context cultures are more likely to exchange gifts in a business context. A: False ________ is increasing the pace of both cultural diffusion and cultural change. A: c. Globalization Importing occures when A: a. where a firm sources products or services from another country for sale or use in creating something else. Philanthropic giving is an example of an informal tool to manage social responsibility.
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A: False Which of the following most likely improves the effectiveness of a code of ethics for an MNE? A: c. support from organizational practices A market economy is also called a centrally planned economy. A: False The Value Added Chain includes which of the following activities? A: b. all of these Which of the following statements is true about managing country risk? A: a. Scanning allows a firm to assess the potential country risk. Scenario: Nice Nice Toys and Manami Toys Nice Nice Toys is a Canadian-based toy retailer that buys all its merchandise from Manami Toys, a Korean-based toy manufacturer with production facilities in eleven nations. Manami Toys markets its toys globally without modification. Nice Nice Toys buying its merchandise from Manemi Toys is an example of _________________________. A: d. importing Of the following list, which one is probably the best reason that there is no universal scheme for assessing performance and future potential of a nation's economic environment? A: difficulties of identifying a definitive set of predictive economic indicators 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. A: ethnocentric The process of rationalizating an internationalizing firm's value added chain of activities involves _____________________________ A: d. making the most economical, cost-containing and competitive deciion on where to locate all value- creating activities involved in getting a product into the hands of the firm's consumer Scenario: Hot Dog Heaven Connie Boston is the vice president of Hot Dog Heaven, a highly successful hot dog joint in Pacifica. Her company decides to expand to Asia and identifies China as the ideal market. Before she leaves for China,
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she studies their culture extensively and discovers that the number four is considered extremely unlucky,
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