TNC'S, MNC'S and Development

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  • Created on: 27-04-14 14:04
What have TNC's done in the past 50 years? (operations)
Globalised their operations, producing and selling globally and setting up global supply chains.
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What has this allowed them to do? (world)
Employ people from differen countries in the world
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What process of interconnectedness has infleunced tnc's?
globalisation
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How has this affected tnc's?
Because they are larger and can expand and reach new countries in the world
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How to tnc's wish to make profit?
Throught shareholders
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What do they have no intention or aim in?
Assisting development
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However what do countries now have?
Corporate responsibility
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What are epz?
Export processing zones
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What are these?
They are areas in developing countries where the workplace regulations are relaxed, to encourage tnc's to invest
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What are mnc's?
Corporations which have some global aspects but are still clearly based in one country
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Give an example?
Honda has subsidiaries in europe but still remain a japanese company
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Whats a similarity between tnc's and mnc's ?
They are both very powerful outside organisations which affect development for better or worse
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Give an example of an early tnc?
Dutch east india company
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