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The Multinational Corporation

Honda and General Motors

1) Get annual reports for Honda and GM and see how many plants they have worldwide.. How many do they have in Brazil, India, China, and Russia... We can then make comparison to toyota.. 2) Exactly how much have sales (number of units and / or revenue) has slipped for Toyota and Honda this year vs last year... 3) Get

Pros and cons or corporate social responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility - Should I care? If it's good for me-- well, that's good enough for me. Should corporations adopt policies of social responsibility? Are multinational corporations free from moral obligations? Are profits the only business of business? Do Consumers need a credit card Bill of Rights? I

IBM International Job Search, recruitment strategies, optimal mix of employees

Review the job listings at a multinational organization. Write a paper in which you address the following for: IBM: http://www.ibm.com/ibm/us/en/; http://www.ibm.com/ibm/values/us/ Use the listing below as headings in your papers. o Outline the recruitment strategies the organization uses. o Explain how the org

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Cracking Down on Bribery for Business On January 19, 2007, the managers of seven multinational corporations operating in China received some bad news: the Shanghai police announced the rest of 22 business people on suspicion of bribery. Shady deals are nothing new in China-the country's complex anti-bribery laws a

Spoilage, Quality Improvement Program, Performance Measurements

1. Spoilage can be a significant cost for many organizations. Discuss when spoilage might happen and how the costs of normal spoilage get allocated. 2. A quality improvement program is very costly to implement across a large corporation. Why do they do it? Explain. 3. Discuss the issues and complications that may arise whe

Socioeconomic Classes

Why do socioeconomic classes represent another aspect of diversity affecting North American identities? Should multinational companies comply with and enforce US laws only, or should they align their operations with international laws?

Large Corporations and Considerations for Poor Countries

About 50% of the world population (about 3 billion out of 6 bn) live with less than two dollars a day...that includes food, shelter, clothing, entertainment, medicine, education etc. Large populations in sub-Saharan Africa live with less than one dollar a day. These countries require at least basic computers, health services,

Need help answering questions

Please help I am stuck on case questions. Included is the case study, and questions. Answers need to be around 1 to 2 paragraphs long depending on the answer, could be 3. Questions 1. From Johannes' point of view, what was his intention in sending the email? 2. What was the effect of his editing the email to "stick to

Joint Ventures on the Internet

Write about joint ventures using one Internet site of any multinational corporation to demonstrate their particular involvement in this area.

Sony analyze human capital of Sony

Analyze the human capital of Sony, i.e., the organizational culture, philosophy and composition of the top management team, international mentality (e.g., ethnocentric vs. geocentric), personnel solutions for international operations, role of country managers, etc. Analyze the MNC and its subsidiary from an international managem

Wiley's Estimated Cost of Equity

Wiley, Inc., an MNC, has a beta of 1.3. The U.S. stock market is expected to generate an annual return of 11 percent. Currently, Treasury bonds yield 2 percent. Based on this information, what is Wiley's estimated cost of equity?

Discussing Business Ethics: Article Review

Find a journal article on Business Ethics, Stakeholder Management, and Multinational Corporations in the Global Environment and summarize the article while discussing how you may apply what you have learned from this article in your professional and personal life. Please include reference (website, author etc) to the article

Examining best business, cultural, and legal practices

You are the CEO for a transnational organization seeking to expand its global operations. The market analysis is favorable. It is important to develop an implementation plan going forward. - Resource: The Multinational Organization Paper - Review the country and company you chose in Week One. - Write a paper addressing th

Strategic Plan Analysis for Microsoft: management style, TQM

See attached file. Prepare a paper in which you evaluate Microsoft's mission, vision, goals, and objectives and discuss the relationship between quality and each of the following: a. Compare and contrast the management style at microsoft with the management style at an organization that has adopted Total Quality Management

Effective Cash Management in a MNC

Discuss the pros and cons of a MNC having a centralized cash manager handle all investment and borrowing for all affiliates of the MNC versus each affiliate having a local manager who performs the cash management activities of the affiliate.

Profitability, asset utilization, risk management, and cash flow management

I have to write at least 550 words in identify and provide a detailed explanation of which company "General Motors or Toyota" has been better managed from the perspective of profitability, asset utilization, risk management, and cash flow management I need help in writing and finding information on these two organizations.

Tax credits & net funds available to a MNC for foreign subsidary

P18-1 Tax credits A U.S. - based MNC's has a foreign subsidiary that earns $250,000 before taxes, with all the after-tax funds to be available to the parent in the form of dividends. The applicable taxes consist of a 33% foreign income tax rate, a foreign dividend withholding tax rate of 9%, and a U.S. tax rate of 34%. Ca

12 Finance multiple choice questions

12 Practice Finance Multiple Questions I need help on these questions. Please briefly explain how you got the answers. Thanks. 12 Practice Finance Multiple Questions I need help on these questions. Please briefly explain how you got the answers. Thanks. 1. The commonly accepted goal of the MNC is to: A) maximize short

Deferred Tax Method, Accounting Changes, Rationale for a Subsidiary

As the CPA for a large organization, your manager has asked you to provide information to outside CPAs who are examining a subsidiary that has been set up as a corporation. As part of their review, the CPAs have asked you to provide them with the following explanations: The methodology used to determine deferred taxes The p