Essays Tagged: "TNC"

Are transnational corporations a benign or malign force in the contemporary world?

, pollution, ideas are all constantly flooding across national borders. Transnational corporations (TNC's) operate in many countries at once, contributing in no small way to the process of economic, p ... ported to second and third world countries primarily by hugely powerful transnational corporations (TNC's). The populations of the receiver countries have become fully aware that there is a stark diff ...

(10 pages) 374 1 3.2 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Discuss whether Transnational corparations are good or bad for a nation state, its citizens and the economy as whole.

uss the above questions, it is necessary to understand what is meant by transnational corporations (TNCs). TNCs are generally characterised as a company that have modes of operation in two or more cou ... n in two or more countries across the globe. Dicken (1992) gave a more definitive characterization,"TNCs maximise the comparative advantage between countries, profiting from the differences in factor ...

(7 pages) 148 2 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The News Corporation

SUMMARY'The news corporation'At 30 June 2000 TNC was the third largest media business in the world, after Time Warner and Disney. TNC was the lea ... and the extend to which it was the creation of one man.Early years and growth to 1980.The origin of TNC was the establishment of a local newspaper in 1923. In 1980 TNC was the only national newspaper ... rests.The profitability of this Australian base was the springboard to multinational status.In 1968 TNC purchased the important UK-based News of the World Organisation. In 1981 the acquisition of Time ...

(47 pages) 671 0 4.7 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Identify the Forces that have promoted Globalisation and analyze the outcomes of these forces

e, the deregulation of financial markets, and the mobility of the labour force and the influence of TNC's. Outcomes derived from these forces including the rapid growth of the economy, the increase of ... ortunity for employment, as then population would decrease, and so would the countries total output.TNCs establish subsidiaries in other nations in order to establish production facilities offshore. G ...

(4 pages) 53 0 2.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Describe some of the positive and negative roles played by Multinational Corporations (MNC's) in the contemporary world economy?

the same firm in the western countries producing that product.Although transnational corporations (TNC's) are commonly thought to be synonymous with MNC's they are infact different in several regards ...

(6 pages) 238 0 4.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Examine the role of world cities and the operation of these cities within the global networks.

modity futures.* Sites for the concentrations of corporate headquarters of transnational companies (TNC), national firms and large foreign firms.* Centers for specialized high order business services ...

(2 pages) 32 0 4.3 Oct/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Examine the positive impacts that Trans National Corporations have in LEDCs in which they operate, giving specific examples.

ide, most of these, of course being LEDCs.China's 9.8% of annual economical growth is the result of TNC's such as Nike building plants in China, one of them built in Yun-nan province in southern China ...

(2 pages) 14 0 1.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Rostow and Barke and O'Hare Models, and how it applies to North Korea.

costs for its own development.In order to be pushed into the stage 4 of the Barke and O'Hare model, TNC's play a major role in bring in the investment and skills needed to bring up the standard of liv ... investment and skills needed to bring up the standard of living in developing countries. The reason TNC's move to developing countries is because they want cheaper labor, tax concessions and being clo ...

(4 pages) 18 0 3.7 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies


ization of labour- Rapid liberalization of the global trading environment- Increasing importance of TNC, where increasing conducting trade and investment across national boundaries- Increased importan ... and the flows of foreign investment. Because of the key role played by transnational corporations (TNCs) in both of foreign flows- Globalization has seen the level of world trade continue to grow at ...

(17 pages) 186 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Are States the Most Important Actors in World Politics?

ll or weak economies. Still there are examples of developed states that fell victim to the might of TNC's. Ireland is one of them. On the outside it is a stable economy with a high standard of living, ... ricing and Irish government has no control over its own economy. What will happen to Ireland if the TNC's were to leave? It will probably fall to the bottom of the poorest countries in the world. Ther ...

(10 pages) 95 1 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Access the impacts of globalisation in our business world

llion in 2003 due to economic slowdown. Reflecting interdependence between developing and developed.TNC's doubled from 37,000 to 60,000. Expansion of other features extending beyond national boundarie ...

(2 pages) 82 1 3.7 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


integration can be seen inoIntnl trade flows- growing at 2 times the rate of GWP with the impact of TNC's and global agreements. Also subject to great fluctuations 'oIntnl finance and investment- no s ... s during the globalisation era•Factors which strengthen the cycleoTrade flowsoInvestment flowsoTNC'soFinancial flowsoTechnology and confidenceoGlobal r'soIntnl orgs•Factors which weaken the ...

(5 pages) 58 0 4.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Global consumerism has lead to a loss of cultural diversity

al consumerism has lead to a loss of cultural diversity and independence. This is mainly due to the TNC's economic dominance on global labor structures, through media, tourism, news and entertainment. ... structures, through media, tourism, news and entertainment. Global consumerism is mainly caused by TNC's, globalization, new generation and improved infrastructure. And TNC's are a result of the huma ...

(5 pages) 2454 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Organizational Systems Analysis and Performance Scorecard D

ommunity of people...connected by a shared sense of identity and purpose." Texas Nameplate Company (TNC) connects by a shared sense of identity and purpose, which acknowledges TNC as a 1998, and 2004 ... es TNC as a 1998, and 2004 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Winner. This learner reviews how TNC uses Information, Analysis, and Performance Measurement Diagnosis and Intervention to maintain a ...

(5 pages) 185 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making