International Business Practices MGM 355
Part 1 Globalization
Primary Task Response: write 400–600 words Review this link and research a multinational corporation (this link can be a helpful starting point). Then, answer the following questions: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_multinational_corporations
- How do the changing technology and the falling barriers to trade and investment reflect the success of this company?
- How does the company show corporate social responsibility in terms of labor conditions, human rights, fair trade, and the environment?
- What actions can a multinational corporation take that would make globalization a positive development for the global economy?
Part 2 International Trade and Investment
Primary Task Response: write 400–600 words
- What is the WTO, and what is its history?
- What are the benefits of being a member of the WTO?
- What are the disadvantages?
- How does it settle disputes?
Choose a recent dispute between 2 countries, and discuss it with your peers. Include the following:
- Summary of what happened
- How it was resolved
- Role played by the WTO
- Do you agree with the resolution?