Master of Business Administration-MBA Semester 4
MB0053 – International Business Management - 4 Credits
Assignment Set- 1 (60 Marks)Note: Each question carries 10 Marks. Answer all the questions.
Q.1 What is globalization? What are its benefits? How does globalization help ininternational business? Give some instances.
However, globalization is usually recognized as being driven bya combination of economic, technological, sociocultural, political, and biological factors.
The term can also refer to the transnational circulation of ideas, languages, or popular culturethroughacculturation.An aspect of the world which has gone through the process
can be said to be
.Against this view, an alternative approach stresses how globalization has actuallydecreased inter-cultural contacts while increasing the possibility of international andintra-national conflictAfter reading this online unit, and attending the lecture, the student will
be able to define what globalization means in the context of int'l business
understand the effects of globalization in terms of corporate competitiveness
be able to define U.S. and Canadian differences in opinion on the issue of globalization
know some of the positions that entities have on the "pro" and "con" side
be aware of some of opportunities, and challenges, facing SMEs dealing withglobalization
be able to explain how globalization effects sustainable development
be aware of some of the issues in the worldwide protests for, and againstglobalization
be able to explain how globalization effects social justice in some effected regions
understand how the global activities of large companies may effect nationalsovereignty
know some specific examples of the effect of globalization on business in Canada