MB0037 – International Business Management - Fall 2010

Fall 2010
Master of Business Administration – MBA Semester 4
MB0037 – International Business Management - 3 Credits
(Book ID: B0861)
Assignment Set- 1
60 Marks

Note: Each question carries 10 Marks. Answer all the questions.

Q.1 a. How has liberalizing trade helped international business? (6 marks)

b. What are the merits and demerits of international trade? (4 marks)

Q. 2 Discuss the impact of culture on International Business. (10 marks)

Q.3. a. Explain the brief structure of WTO. (5 marks)

b. Highlight the drawbacks of GATT. (5 marks)

Q.4. a. Give a short note on the regional economic integration. (5 marks)

b. Mention the benefits of WTO. (5 marks)

Q. 5 a. Explain five-element product wave model. (7 marks)

b. What do you mean by globalization? (3 marks)

Q. 6. Give some examples of companies doing international business and discuss how they have they have managed their business in the international markets. (10 marks)

Fall 2010

Master of Business Administration - MBA Semester 4

MB0037 – International Business Management - 3 Credits

(Book ID: B0861)

Assignment Set- 2

60 Marks

Note: Each question carries 10 Marks. Answer all the questions.

Q.1 Evaluate the monetary system and currency markets in international business management. (10 marks)

Q.2 a. Mention the different entry strategies to enter international markets. (4 marks)

b. How has E-commerce helped in international marketing? (6 marks)

Q.3 a. Explain Bill of Lading and Letters of credit. (8 marks)

b. What is UNCITRAL and what it does? (2 marks)

Q.4. Explain the importance of STP in international markets. (10 marks)

Q. 5 a. Write a short note on branding and trademarks. (6 marks)

b. What are the features of exchange and currency markets? (4 marks)

Q. 6 Discuss the various International product and pricing decisions. (10 marks)
 
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MB0036 – Strategic Management & Business Policy - Fall 2010

Master of Business Administration – MBA Semester 4
MB0036 – Strategic Management & Business Policy
3 Credits (60 Marks)
(BKID : B0854)
Assignment Set- 1
60 Marks
Note: Each question carries 10 Marks. Answer all the questions.

1. Explain the different circumstances under which a suitable growth strategy should be selected by any company to improve its performance (i.e., intensive, integrative or diversification growth). You may select an example of your choice to substantiate your views (10 marks).

2. What are the components of a good Business Plan and briefly explain the importance of each.(10 marks).

3. You wish to start a new venture to manufacture auto components. Explain different stages in the process of starting this new business.(10 marks).

4. Explain the process of due Diligence and why it is necessary.(10 marks).

5. Is Corporate Social Responsibility necessary and how does it benefit a company and its shareholders? (10 marks).

6. Distinguish between a Financial Investor and a Strategic Investor explaining the role they play in a Company. (10 marks).

Master of Business Administration – MBA Semester 4

MB0036 – Strategic Management & Business Policy

3 Credits (60 Marks)

( BKID: B0854)

Assignment Set- 2

Note: Each question carries 10 Marks. Answer all the questions.

1. What is the purpose of a Business Plan? Explain the features of the component of the Plan dealing with the Company and its product description.(10 marks)

2. Write short notes on : a) sales projections b) importance of creativity in Business. (10 marks).

3. What factors are to be taken into account in a crisis communications strategy?(10 marks).

4. What elements should be included in a Marketing Plan under Due Diligence while seeking investment in for your Company? (10 marks).

5. Distinguish between Joint Ventures and Licensing, explaining the relative advantages and disadvantages of each.(10 marks).

6. You wish to commercialize your invention. What factors would you weigh in choosing an appropriate course? (10 marks).
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