Appreciate the magnitude of international trade
Identify the direction of trade, or who trades with whom
Explain the size, growth, and direction of U.S. foreigndirect investment, worldwide and in the U.S.
Identify who invests and how much is invested in U.S.
Understand the reasons for entering foreign markets
Comprehend that globalization of international firmoccurs over seven dimensions and that a company canbe partially global in some dimensions and completelyglobal in others