In the Discussion Forum, answer:
Why do you think culture is so important to understand in
When doing business internationally, it is extremely important to
understand cultural differences. An exa
Was it ethical of the Ohio Art company to move production to China? What were the
economic and social costs and benefits of this decision? What would have happened
if production had not been moved?
Assuming the description of working conditions given in
4 out of 4 points
The return that a firm makes on its invested capital is its profitability.
4 out of 4 points
According to Michael Porter, firms that achieve superior profitability create
superior value by eit
Is globalism good or bad?
When it comes to globalization, there is no right or wrong answer as to if its good or
bad. There are numerous pros and cons to both, but if I were to pick one I would say its
for the good. Globalism can broaden access
What steps can be taken by the nations of sub-Saharan Africa to address the causes of
The nations of sub-Saharan Africa should develop a democratic system. With only 11 of
the regions 48 countries have an open democratic system (Hill, 2
Why is culture so important to understand in International Management?
Culture, as defined by Hofstede, Namenwirth and Weber is a system of values and
norms that are shared among a group of people and that when taken together
constitute a design
Mercantilism is a bankrupt theory that has no place in the modern world. Discuss.
Mercantilism is a theory that emerged from England in the mid-16 th century, which
principles state that gold and silver were the mainstays of national wealth. The main
Is it possible as Mr. Killgallon claims, that the Ohio Art Company had no knowledge of
labor problems at Kin Ki? Do you think company executives had any knowledge of the
It is possible, but unlikely. Mr. Killgallon had been in business
Assuming the description of working conditions given in The New York Times is correct,
is it ethical for the Ohio Art Company to continue using Kin Ki to manufacture Etch-ASketch toys?
If the news from the New York Times is correct, the Ohio Art Company m
What steps can executives at the Ohio Art Company take to make sure they do not find
the company profiled in The New York Times again as an enterprise that benefits from
The Ohio Art Company needs to make many changes in order to not be p
Bring this case up-to-date with current events. How is Ohio Art performing in 2017?
Where is the Etch-A-Sketch made? Provide detailed comments and citations from your
As of February 2016, USA Today reported that after owning the Etch-A-S
Was it ethical of the Ohio Art Company to move production to China? What were the
economic and social costs and benefits of this decision? What would have happened if
production had not been moved?
I think it was an ethical decision to move the production
Is free trade fair? Discuss
I think free trade is fair for the most part. The book states that free trade refers to a
situation where a government does not attempt to influence through quotas or duties
what its citizens can buy from another country, or wh
The world's poorest countries are at a competitive disadvantage in every sector of
their economies. They have little to export. They have no capital; their land is of poor
quality; they often have too many people given available work opportunities; and th
Review the material covered in Chapter 7
On Page 258 answer question #5 using the Discussion Forum.
You are the international manager of a U.S. business that has just developed a
revolutionay new personal computer that can perform the same functions as e
Explain how a focus on internal customers and a team-based organization supports the
process view of organizations. Focusing on internal customers and a team based organization
support the process view of organizations in a couple ways. One way is by proc
Textbook: falling barriers to international trade and investment are the
twin ingines driving the global economy toward greater prosperity. (Hill,
2007. P. 25)
Changes in communication, information and transportation technologies
In this Discussion Forum please provide your answers to Question 2 of the Poorest Continent case
Study found on pages 83-84 of your text.
What steps can be taken by the nations of sub-Saharan Africa to address the ca
Answer in the Discussion Discussion Forum from Chapter 1.
Is globalism good or bad? NO FENCE SITTING! List at least 3 reasons for your answer.
2. If someone responds to your post, you must defend your position.
1. Is globalism go
Chapter 6: The Political Economy of International Trade
Items to accomplish for this chapter:
Review the material in Chapter 6 of the text.
Go to the Discussion Forum for this chapter and answer the following question:
List and explain at least three a
Chapter 4: Ethics in International Business
Was it ethical of the Ohio Art company to move production to China?
What were the economic and social costs and benefits of this decision? What
would have happened if production h
Chapter 5: International Trade Theory
Items to accomplish for this chapter:
Answer the questions below in the Discussion Forum
Mercantilism is a bankrupt theory that has no place in the modern
According to https:/www.vocabulary.com/dict
M3, Assignment 9
1. Not sexual harassment even though it is physical contact. Physical contact will happen in a work
environment. It is not sexual harassment as long as it is not physical contact in a sexual nature. I dont
know that Lois is m
M3, Assignment 11
1. Men are expected to be: physically powerful, hide their emotions, excel at competition, in control of
lives, earn income to support families, not act feminine, and not be gay. These characteristics hurt men
in their physi
M3, Assignment 10
1. If I was a manager of a talented female employee and I was mentoring her in terms of career
development, I would try to introduce her to other successful women in the organization. I would look
for opportunities for shado
M2, Assignment 8
1. In the information I read from the text Asian Americans have experienced target status due to
the fact that Asia Americans are represented by 25 different countries and speak as many
languages. By placing all of people of
1. Is globalism good or bad?
The main negative effect of globalization is the drop-in prices of everything. That
seems good, but not when you think about the fact that everything includes
labor. In a capitalist economy, the price of goods tends to drop to
1. What steps can be taken by the nations of sub-Saharan Africa to address the causes
of poverty? Establishment of a strong agricultural industry, capable of providing food to
a states entire population is the first and most essential step in economic sta
1. Why is culture so important to understand in International Management? The
impact of culture in international organizations in the context of expansion into newer
regions with different prevailing cultures and concluded that it is vital for any such
Unions in developed nations often oppose imports from low-wage countries and
advocate trade barriers to protect jobs from what they often characterize as "unfair"
import competition. Is such competition "unfair"? Do you think that this argument is