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Currency depreciation, devaluation, balance of trade, cultural awareness

What are some implications of currency depreciation, devaluation, and appreciation for the US Dollar compared to a foreign currency? How does a strong U.S. dollar affect the balance of trade for USA? Why?

What role do cultural sensitivity and awareness play in the success of a global expansion effort? Specify how a well developed cultural awareness can help in a global expansion effort and give examples. Also give an example how cultural insensitivity can hurt the expansion effort.

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Many implications are possible with currency depreciation, devaluation, and appreciation for the US Dollar compared to a foreign currency. For example, the European tourists are highly benefitting from it because of the surge in sales in New York. Because of this, there is a high surge in hotel occupancy and restaurant reservations. The dollar has had an impact on GDP, and the international trade receives a positive effect from it. Those that live domestically are paying higher prices for imported goods. For those businesses that are small and mid-size, they are struggling to find ways in which to survive in the midst of the weak dollar. An increase in oil prices ...

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This solution provided implications of current depreciation and so forth of the US dollar as well as how cultural sensitivity and awareness assists a company in its expanding efforts.

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