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Apple PEST Analysis

Perform a PEST analysis of Apple.

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Pest analysis - Apple
Political: For Western countries, the political climate is stable, but often volatile as conservatives and liberals battle for position. Currently, the conservatives in the U.S. have the upper hand and this is good for the support and deregulation of business. Apple should take this opportunity to advance their aims and move on possible technology that may be controversial. They can also strengthen their position and take advantage of business friendly regulations to get more tax incentives and build capital. This is also true in many other Western and some Eastern countries. The Chinese have been cooperative lately to many companies that have technology and ownership of technology. This might be a good, but cautious step for Apple to pursue to improve market share numbers on the global scale. Politically, the areas of the Middle East and Russia should be approached with extreme caution due to their political climate. The Middle East continues to be volatile. Media driven opinions aside, the area and parts of Africa are facing a major crisis over religious fanaticism and extreme ...

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An outline of a PEST analysis of the Apple Corporation. 855 words with references.