Essays Tagged: "national differences"

Role of Technology in Globalisation

tal shift is occurring in the world economy. We are moving progressively away from a world in which national economies were relatively isolated from each other by barriers to cross-border trade and in ... om each other by barriers to cross-border trade and investment - by distance, time zones, language, national differences in government regulation, culture and business systems. And we are moving towar ...

(8 pages) 631 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Global expansion report

s are "key supplies, market-seeking, and the desire to access low-cost factors of production" (International Business Competing in the Global Marketplace).Companies need to adapt to various environmen ... Marketplace).Companies need to adapt to various environments, geographical separation, cultural and national differences, and in business practices between corporate headquarters and overseas offices. ...

(1 pages) 40 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Background to the War Nobody Won: World War I, 1914-1918

e diplomats at the Congress of Vienna (1815) helped to curtail Europe's historic tendency to settle national differences via bloody conflicts. Except for limited regional wars such as the Crimean War ...

(4 pages) 17 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I


roduction. The globalization of markets refers to the merging of historically distinct and separate national markets into one huge global marketplace. The globalization of production refers to the sou ... n refers to the sourcing of goods and services from locations around the globe to take advantage of national differences in the cost and quality of factors of production (such as labor, energy, land, ...

(3 pages) 115 0 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The issues of harmonisation of financial accounting versus variability of management accounting, and its implications on shareholders

erstandable and easily accessible for today's worldwide users. Harmonisation would allege to narrow national differences in accounting standard and, facilitates the comprehension and reliable comparis ... ncial reports from different countries (Rodrigues and Craig, 2007; Saudagaran and Diga, 1998). Multinational Companies (MNC) could reduce the compliance cost through avoiding preparing different sets ...

(5 pages) 57 0 1.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Ethical standard in environmental issues

stakeholders to whom managers must answer tend to view environmental issues quite differently. Multinational corporations often encounter attitudes toward environmental protection in other countries t ... quite different from those found in their domestic market. Corporate policy makers must address the national differences in values when determining ethically acceptable behavior.The government should ...

(6 pages) 98 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


ition of Global Integration �4Definition of Local responsiveness �5Definition of Transnational strategy and world-wide learning �6Problem analysis of conflicting demands �6 ... 533;6Problem analysis of conflicting demands �6Hypothesis and synthesis for realizing a Transnational Strategy �7Example of company using Transnational Strategy �8Evaluation and C ...

(7 pages) 3 0 0.0 Dec/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Influence of national culture on FDI

Influence of national culture on FDIAbstractThis research seeks to empirically test the influence of the uncertai ... siness operations across cross-country boundaries has become one of the largest challenges for international business. Since the world becomes more and more interconnected companies seek to maximize t ... titiveness by locating facilities in multiple locations around the world. Faced with increased international competition, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has grown significantly as a major criterion f ...

(10 pages) 2 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges