1. What are the three important developments of globalization that will probably affect an organization?
2. Discuss the 3 different mindsets that characterizes an international manager? Which one do you think is the best and why?
3. Why do companies expand internationally, and how do they do it?
4. What are barriers to free trade, what major organizations and trading blocs promote trade, and how important are the BRICS countries?
5. Section 4.5 describes the importance of national culture and cultural dimensions. Basic cultural perceptions are embodied in language, interpersonal space, communication, time orientation, religion, and law and political stability. Briefly discusseach of these principal areas of cultural perceptions and why each is important to know.