International Business, 4th Edition
- Les Dlabay, Ed.D.
- James Calvert Scott, Ph.D.
- ISBN-10: 0538450428
- ISBN-13: 9780538450423
- 640 Pages | Hardcover
- Previous Editions: 2006, 2001, 1996
- COPYRIGHT: 2011 Published
International Business is the market-leading high school international business text and provides the foundation for studying international business and conducting business in the global economy. Students develop the appreciation, knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to live and work in a global marketplace and are provided with a wealth of learning experiences that will prepare them for entry-level international business and marketing occupations. The text is appropriate for a year-long course, however can be used for a semester course as well. The appealing design and layout reflect real-world global business activities and cross-cultural settings. This edition includes engaging new features that draw students into the world of international business including a Regional Perspective feature which shows a graphic and a map reflecting specific regions being covered; eCommerce In Action allowing students to understand the impact of technology on global business activities; Communication Across Borders and A Question of Ethics provide students with opportunities to analyze alternative aspects of international business. International Business 4E includes coverage that makes it appropriate for use in the National Academy Foundation's International Finance course as well as the National Standards for Business Education. The text covers real-world applications, projects, technology, ethics, and cross-curricular links. Assessments are found at the end of each lesson and at the end of each chapter. Students will find the communication sections particularly useful in helping them prepare international communication and trade documentation. The technology coverage from a global perspective helps students research and prepare interactive multimedia presentations.
"The communication and eCommerce subjects are well covered and there is a nice balance of text and graphics. The end-of-lesson activities are well organized and provide an excellent review of the lesson."-Rhonda Renee Murphy, Puxico School District, Puxico, MO
— Rhonda Renee Murphy
1. We Live in a Global Economy.
2. Our Global Economy.
3. Cultural Influences on Global Business.
4. Government and Global Business.
5. Structures of International Business Organizations.
6. Importing, Exporting, and Trade Relations.
7. Foreign Exchange and International Finance.
8. Legal Agreements Around the World.
9. Global Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management.
10. Management Principles in Action.
11. Human Resources Management.
12. Labor Around the World.
13. International Career Planning.
14. Information Needs for Global Business Activities.
15. Production Systems for Global Business.
16. Global Marketing and Consumer Behavior.
17. Developing Goods and Services for Global Markets.
18. Global Pricing and Distribution Strategies.
19. Global Promotional Strategies.
20. Global Financial Activities.
21. Global Financial Markets.
22. Managing International Business Risk.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
Not sold separately; must be purchased with the textbook.Activities & Study Guide (ISBN-10: 0538450525 | ISBN-13: 9780538450522)
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The Instructor's Resource CD is packed with items to help instructors prepare and teach their classes. Items included on the CD are Lesson Plans, PowerPoint Slides, the Instructor's Edition of Activities Workbook, Chapter Tests, and other helpful teaching tools such as Alternative Assessment, Block Scheduling, Diverse Population, and Involving Parents.Annotated Instructor's Edition (ISBN-10: 0538450517 | ISBN-13: 9780538450515)
The Annotated Instructor's Edition looks identical to the Student Edition, but contains helpful teaching suggestions around the outside edge of each page. These suggestions will help instructors prepare their lesson plans and call out important items to focus on during class.