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Strategic Predispositions of Countries

Match each country (or culture) with a strategic predisposition (polycentric, geocentric, etc.). Briefly describe why you feel each strategic predisposition appropriately matches the country or culture you selected.

a. China
b. Russia
c. India
d. France
e. Brazil
f. Arab countries

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China is based on political orientation so it is polycentric
Russia is geocentric, like all of US and Europe
India is a developing country so it is ethnocentric
France is geocentric, like all of US and Europe
Brazil is a developing country so it is ethnocentric
Arab Counties is based on political orientation so it is polycentric

Developing Countries are ethnocentric, based on ethnicity, their products are industrial: "the ethnocentric attitude is found in many companies that have many nationalities and culture groups working together. It is a natural tendency for people to act ethnocentrically because it is what they feel comfortable with.[2] It is based on past experiences and learned behaviors and ...

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The strategic predisposition of countries are examined.

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