What is globalization? What affects it or drives it? What has changed in the global business environment? Is global business all light or are there dark sides to it as well? Where do we go from here? These are some
Singapore is a multicultural society with a population of about 4.5 million. Many ethnic groups are represented in its population, for example Chinese (76.8 percent), Malay (13.9 percent), and Indian (7.9 percent), and many languages are spoken, for example Mandarin
International trade and investment issues grow more complex and require major reconsideration by governments, firms and individuals. No-one is exempt from the new policy directions of the U.S. government and the impending British exit (Brexit) from the European Union (EU).
Agricultural policies, for example—historically a domestic issue—have been thrust into the international realm. Any time a country or a group of nations such as the European Union contemplates changes in agricultural subsidies, quantity restrictions, or even quality regulations, international trade partners
The effects of growing global influences on domestic economies have been significant. Policymakers have increasingly come to recognize that it is very difficult to isolate domestic economic activity from international market events. Decisions that were once clearly in the domestic