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Description of currency, foreign exchange markets (name of currency, convertibility of currency, etc.)

MAN 4602 – Term Project Pg. 1 of 3

MAN 4602 – INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

TERM PROJECT GUIDELINES

INSTRUCTOR: DR. DOREEN J. GOODEN

OBJECTIVES: Companies engaged in international business routinely conduct due diligence surveys of potential overseas markets prior to entry. This project is designed to give you hands-on experience in pre-entry research and analysis of foreign markets.

PROJECT REQUIREMENTS:

1. You must first select a country of your choice – EXCEPT the U.S.

2. Submit a written report of your findings using the following format:

I. INTRODUCTION (5 points)

Provide a brief description of the physical characteristics of the country. Include:-

· Location

· Size

· Geography

· Climate

II. SOCIOECONOMIC AND CULTURAL FACTORS (20 points)

· Size and average age of population

· Languages spoken

· Level of education….

Type of economic system (free market, etc.)

Type of economic system (free market, etc.)

· GNP and PER CAPITA GNP or GDP

· Inflation rates

· Description of currency, foreign exchange markets (name of currency, convertibility of currency, etc.)

· Standard of living

· Major domestic industries

· Level of FDI in the country

· Regional trading blocs of which the country is a member

· Infrastructure (airports, seaports, paved roads, etc.)

III. POLITICAL AND LEGAL CLIMATE (15 points)

· Type of government (democratic, totalitarian, etc.)

· Stability of the government

· Level of political risk

· Level of government participation in the economic system

· Type of legal system

· Level of protection of property rights

IV. ECONOMIC CLIMATE (25 points).

· Type of economic system (free market, etc.)

· GNP and PER CAPITA….

Level of government participation in the economic system

MAN 4602 – Term Project Pg. 1 of 3

MAN 4602 – INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

TERM PROJECT GUIDELINES

INSTRUCTOR: DR. DOREEN J. GOODEN

OBJECTIVES: Companies engaged in international business routinely conduct due diligence surveys of potential overseas markets prior to entry. This project is designed to give you hands-on experience in pre-entry research and analysis of foreign markets.

PROJECT REQUIREMENTS:

1. You must first select a country of your choice – EXCEPT the U.S.

2. Submit a written report of your findings using the following format:

I. INTRODUCTION (5 points)

Provide a brief description of the physical characteristics of the country. Include:-

· Location

· Size

· Geography

· Climate

II. SOCIOECONOMIC AND CULTURAL FACTORS (20 points)

· Size and average age of population

· Languages spoken

· Level of education….

POLITICAL AND LEGAL CLIMATE

MAN 4602 – Term Project Pg. 1 of 3

MAN 4602 – INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

TERM PROJECT GUIDELINES

INSTRUCTOR: DR. DOREEN J. GOODEN

OBJECTIVES: Companies engaged in international business routinely conduct due diligence surveys of potential overseas markets prior to entry. This project is designed to give you hands-on experience in pre-entry research and analysis of foreign markets.

PROJECT REQUIREMENTS:

1. You must first select a country of your choice – EXCEPT the U.S.

2. Submit a written report of your findings using the following format:

I. INTRODUCTION (5 points)

Provide a brief description of the physical characteristics of the country. Include:-

· Location

· Size

· Geography

· Climate

II. SOCIOECONOMIC AND CULTURAL FACTORS (20 points)

· Size and average age of population

· Languages spoken

· Level of education….