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    Facilitating payments or bribery is an acceptable business practice in many cultures. What can multinational companies and the global community do to reduce bribery? What effect do US laws have on US companies conducting business overseas in relation to bribery? What are possible measures that can be taken to 'level the playing field' for US based companies?

    Text: Ferrell, O.C., Fraedrich, J., & Ferrell, L. (2009). Business Ethics: Ethical Decision Making and Cases (7th ed.) Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company

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    The response addresses the queries posted in 390 words with references.

    //In this paper, we have discussed about bribery and facilitating payments in the global business scenario. We have also discussed about the U.S. laws and other countries' laws in this regard, and how the U.S. based firms are deprived of a level playing field. In addition to this, we have also discussed about the OECD convention.//

    Bribery happens in a number of forms globally, the result of which is that the economic development suffers, and competition loses its shape. In international ...

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    The response addresses the queries posted in 390 words with references.