Chapter 2: Current issues in International
1. Organization of International companies
2. Diversity management
3. Ethical concerns
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Chapter 2Current issues in International Management
Whats strategy ?
Key dimensions of successful international firms
A planned set of actions that managers take to make best use of the
firms resources and core competences to gain a competitive advantage.
They analyse internally the strenghts/weaknesses o
Sources of commercial law
Formal source of law
The law and the hierarchy within the legal system
In France, Constitution V (October 1958). It is a public law instrument, that increase the normative
power of the government and the pre
4. Jamaican Disaster
Macdonalds started their operations in Jamaica in 1995 through a franchise ran by Patricia IssacsGreen. Ms Issacs-Green Utilised the former successful push-strategy opening 11 shops
simultaneously. Many countries were taken by storm b
I dont agree with the idea. Many couples decide to move to the countryside when they get their first
child. In my experience, I have found that a child can grow up happily in a big city.
First, it seems to me that a city offers to parents better job oppor
A (European) Portuguese phrase that implies a set of negative characteristics, broadly translates,
Smart Ass behavior
countries still not have the same level of dvlpmt of indus countries.
Development doesnt necessarily refer to an expanding phenomenon, it could be declining
because Development is cyclic.
See the 3 defin
Traditional trade products are:
- Short-term: Roughly a year
- Self- liquidating: Its for real economy, like material goods. The buyer receives the goods, and
will pay back the seller, when the buyer will re-sell the goods.
- Secured transactions: The tra
What is a standby letter of credit?
A Standby Letter of Credit (calledSLC or LC ) are written obligations
of an issuing bank to pay a sum of money to a beneficiary on behalf of
their customer in the event that the customer does not pay the