Imagine back in time to pre-Internet days. Describe how you would have established communications for international trade in these time periods: 1935 and 1977.
Imagine it is now 2050. Predict the ease and speed of international trade communications and how it will occur.
2. "Backtracking from Globalization" Please respond to the following:
From the e-Activity, illustrate with two examples how the U.S. has restrained trade over the past 60 years and state why you think that happened. Some believe these restraints have been deleterious to national economic prosperity. In your estimation, speculate as to how these restraints have affected national economic prosperity.
Below is the e-activity you can find on google:
Hillebrand, E. E., Lewer, J. J., & Turtora Zagardo, J. (2010). Backtracking from Globalization. Global Economy Journal 10(4), 1-17
3. Assignment: Ten Critical Steps for Risk Managers
Review the “Ten Critical Steps for Risk Managers” located in Chapter 3. Then, go to the Worldwide Governance Indicators Website. Scroll down to the bottom of the page, and click on "here" to view the WGI dataset Excel spreadsheet. Next, select a country that interests you in terms of political risk. Lastly, using the ten (10) critical steps as your guideline, analyze the country you selected.
Write a three to four (3-4) page paper in which you:
-- Explain how you would apply the ten (10) critical steps for risk managers to prevent losses in this country.
-- Recommend the action steps you would take to begin an import / export relationship within this country.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
-- Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
-- Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
-- Assess the purchasing and risk management skill sets required for international trade environments.
-- Evaluate the risk exposure associated with import / export operations and determine the best way to manage those risks.
-- Use technology and information resources to research issues in exporting and importing.
-- Write clearly and concisely about exporting and importing using proper writing mechanics.
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Before the invention of the internet, international business communication was done through the use of the telegraph. It was a form of communication in which a communication could happen from a long distance. This form of communicate was used during the world war period to communicate messages over a great distance. Telegraph ensured that the communication was transmitted instantly, it could rely on more complex business communication within a time frame that is short, and it has connected people around the world within a short period. In the year 2050, communication is super fast and all international business communications occur within an instant such as conferencing, webcam, emails, and even video calls this is attributed to a fast internet speed (Barnlund, 2008)....