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The World Trade Organization (WTO) and the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)

For this forum, please objectively consider the Presidential

For this forum, please objectively consider the Presidential State of the Union Address given by President Obama on January 24th. Create a post that includes: - One key point that resonates with you as as a global leader considering the global environment in which your organization operates. - One key point that resonate

Cultural Training for National Chain

Review slides 18 and 20 in the attachment - Background. Using your work organization (Brunt Hotels, which can be located in any nation in the world), describe the degree to which it can be compared to the cultural dimensions mentioned in the slides. It is not necessary to use the numbering system you see; instead, describe you

Global Business Cultural Analysis of Singapore

Global Business Cultural Analysis of Singapore What are the dimensions of Singapore's: geography, people, and government, economy (direct investing), communications (between business people), and transport, labor (local and foreign) and global (commerce) issues. 1. What are the major elements and dimensions of culture in this

History of a Retail Organization

Resources: Internet, Select a retail organization that has been in business for at least 25 years. Write a paper examining the history of your selected organization. Outline the major events in the organization's development as well as the organization's evolution in the global environment. Indicate how the organization h

Settling Global Disputes

The World Trade Organization (WTO), which was created in 1995, was formed to allow countries to find ways to settle global disputes related to business, labor laws, and trading. Review Antigua's claim against the United States concerning Internet gambling. How should this case be decided? What would happen if the United State

Geopoliical Trends that Influence Business

How has geopolitics affected global business? What geopolitical trends and issues have influenced global business over the past 20 years? Speculate on current geopolitical trends which may affect the future of global business. Discuss the following statement: The study of geopolitics is relevant if you work or plan to work i

Environmental Analyses for the Organic Foods Industry

U.S. sales of organic foods and beverages have grown from $1 billion in 1990 to $24.8 billion in 2009. Sales in 2009 represented 5.1% growth over 2008 sales (Industry Statistics and Projected Growth, 2010). These trends are having a significant impact on the food market industry as a whole, and in particular the organic foods ma

World Trade Organization and International Trade

The World Trade Organization (WTO) oversees international trade. Discuss how this organization performs its mission. Considering the following elements: Implementation and monitoring of trade policy Negotiations between trading partners Trade dispute settlement Trading capacity Global outreach

International Business Law: Example Questions

1) How does technology affect international business? 2) What are some of the technological advances in telecommunications and transportation that have influenced global business in the last decade? 3) How have these technological advances affected Globalization? 4) Would globalization have been possible without these techn

Corporate Report: Value destruction, effect of bias, heuristic effects

Write a Corporate Report. Use a real world case of any publicly traded firm decision-making that represents value destruction from the effects of biases, heuristics and/or framing effects. The report should analyze how these psychological factors played an important role in the adverse results achieved by the firm.

Nora-Sakari: A Proposed joint venture (JV) in Malaysia

Write a review of the Case Study on "Nora-Sakari: A Proposed JV in Malaysia", in your primary text, You do not have to address the financials of the case, except as they are impacted by other factors. Specifically consider the cultural orientations of the countries participating in case, and their impact upon it. respond to the

Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods

P-3 In the previous Discussion Board, revenue generating activities were discussed involving countries not adhering to the United Nations platform of Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG). Regardless of whether the foreign country has accepted this platform or not, ultimately from time to time, d

Legal Operation in Legal Business

P-4 Over the past several weeks, you have been learning about the various issues surrounding the challenges and numerous situations that exist legally that differ from those of the United States. You have been placed in charge of the Business Development and Expansion committee for your company. You are charged with the task of

Customer at the epicenter of business model

Chapters 2 and 5 only are attached. Each chapter relates to a successful, innovative business professional. You will be asked to discuss their journeys as practitioners and their contributions. Prepare a brief paper in which you compare and contrast the two chapters. Address the following in your paper: Identify each b

Riordan Manufacturing move to China

Riordan Manufacturing has facilities in Hangzhou, China. need an analysis of the regulatory concerns facing the company in an international market and Explain what each of the following is Patents, Trademarks, and intellectual property and how Riordan can ensure they are in compliant with each. and summarize the political r

Critique of directors' roles in corporate social responsibility

Please review the attached article and write a review (as a Article Critique). Please note that outline of the Article Critique should be in the following manner: - A brief introduction of the article. - A statement of the problem. - A description of procedures. - Flaws in the procedural design. - Analysis of the data. -

Determining Legality and Drawing up Provisions and Guarantees

1)- Are the actions undertaken by the companies or individuals in the following scenarios legal or illegal pursuant to U. S. law? explain your answer. A wire transfer of $200,000 to the Minister of Contracting of Gambia made by Bordeaux Builders, Inc., a French corporation, and originating from its corporate headquarters in N

(GATT) and (WTO): Basic Principles and Dispute Resolution

What are the basic principles of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)? What are the basic principles behind the World Trade Organization (WTO)? In what ways are GATT and the WTO similar or different? How do the WTO and GATT settle disputes? Provide examples.

The WTO & American Global Involvement

Please read issues 4 and 11 and keep your answers to the point. (TS) Issue 11: Is world trade organization membership beneficial? (TS) Issue 4: "Should the United States Substantially Limit Its Global Involvement? 1- What are the pros and cons of WTO membership? What 4 key reforms would you propose for WTO and why? 2- Wh

Importance to regulate imports

Develop a persuasive paper with a thesis statement on Summarizing GATT law and the WTO. Why is it important to regulate imports? What are non-Tariff barriers to trade. How do these non-Tariff barriers affect management decisions. What is GATT? What is the primary function of the World Trade Organization (WTO) How do part

The rise China and India change the way the world economy

You are required to write a research essay and answer the question with an argument that also provides an explanation. Essay Question: Will the rise of developing countries like China and India change the way the world economy is governed? Please make sure material is focused and directly addresses the essay question

Cross-cultural competence in international business

Read the attached article. Identify the definition of cross-cultural competence proposed by the authors as it applies to international business. Evaluate their proposed model for understanding how cross-cultural competence is nurtured in individuals, and explain how they link their definition to the concept of cultural intell

Challenges Specific to a Newly Industrialized Economy

What are the challenges specific to a newly industrialized economy? Is it easier or more difficult to enter and market to this economy? What is the difference between new growth and newly industrialized economies? Which would you prefer and why?

Business Law - protections in international transactions

1. What special problems arise regarding property rights when an organization decides to do business outside the United States? Identify at least three problems, and then select one and discuss the problem in depth. Identify the alternatives available for resolving the problem, and address the best solution. 2. What are some