Business environment impacts firms and their decision-making

This is a paper that is focusing on the global business environment impacts firms and their decision-making. The paper also provides additional description to use in writing the assignment paper.

Business environment impacts firms and their decision-making


Choose two companies for an analysis of how the global business environment impacts firms and their decision-making. One company should be from an advanced economy and the other company should be from an emerging economy (as per the IMF country classification) *I chose British Petroleum as the company from developed country, and Sinopec for developing country. To successfully pass this assessment, you need to have:

Identified companies which are affected by an issue in their global business environment; describing the issue in a clear and concise manner but also explaining how it affects MNEs (comprehension) Presented logical arguments supported by evidence and theory; demonstrating an understanding of, and ability to apply concepts and skills relevant to, the problems of managing and understanding overseas operations (analysis) Showed capacity for original thought by questioning relevant arguments and/or identifying their strengths and weaknesses; demonstrating critical analytical skills with respect to interpreting global business issues (critical evaluation) Presented a clear and structured work; using relevant literature; academic honesty, referencing and also citation (academic writing) Identified and questioned personal values, beliefs, emotions, assumptions and knowledge in relation to MNEs’ global business environment; appreciating the cognitive structures widely shared by people in a particular company and also how they relate to the prevailing management structures (reflection).

Lastly, ensure  that the paper is at least three pages exclusive of the cover and the reference pages. Also, ensure that you include all the references you use in finding research for this assignment paper. References should be at least three for the paper. All references, citation, and writing should follow the APA formatting and styling guidelines. Finally, ensure you focus on the assignment topic in detail.