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Business in a Borderless World

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After reading this chapter, you will be able to:
  • Explore some of the factors within the international trade environment that influence business.
  • Investigate some of the economic, legal-political, social, cultural, and technological barriers to international business.
  • Specify some of the agreements, alliances, and organizations that may encourage trade across international boundaries.
  • Summarize the different levels of organizational involvement in international trade.
  • Contrast two basic strategies used in international business.
  • Assess the opportunities and problems facing a small business considering expanding into international markets.

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