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Business 120: International Business has been evaluated and recommended for 3 semester hours and may be transferred to over 2,000 colleges and universities. With this self-paced course, you get engaging lessons, expert instructors who make even the most challenging business topics simple, and an excellent resource for getting a head start on your degree.
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16 Chapters in Business 120: International Business

16 chapters in Business 120: International Business

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Lesson 1 - The Global Economy: Advantages, Expansion & Impact Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[30950].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[30950].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Impact of Globalization on Developing, Transitional & Developed Countries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48448].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48448].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Economic Inequality: Differences in Developed and Developing Nations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10342].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10342].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Less-Developed Countries & Obstacles to Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28939].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28939].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Modernization, Development & Politics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Economic Growth: How to Raise a Nation's Potential Output Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2471].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2471].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Effect of Globalization on the U.S. Economy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68582].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68582].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Economic Growth? - Definition, Theory & Impact Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Economics & Politics of International Trade Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32207].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32207].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Forces that Affect Trade in Global Markets Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13426].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13426].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Comparative Advantage: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1919].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1919].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Absolute Advantage in Trade: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1921].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1921].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Free Trade? - Definition, Pros, Cons & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15653].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15653].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Economic Integration: Theory, Levels & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8523].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8523].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Achieving Trade Balance: Trade Deficit and Surplus Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2019].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2019].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Trade Barriers: Impacts on Prices & Demand Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37361].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37361].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Trade Restrictions and Foreign Labor Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2026].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2026].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Tariffs and Quotas: Effects on Imported Goods and Domestic Prices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2025].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2025].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Advantages and Disadvantages of Trade Protectionism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13427].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13427].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - International Trade Organizations and Trade Agreements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32211].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32211].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The World Bank, IMF & Other International Banking Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Overcoming Barriers to Trade Restrictions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Exchange Rate: Determination and Conversion Across Countries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2015].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2015].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How Fiscal and Monetary Policies Affect the Exchange Rate Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2017].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2017].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How Currency Changes Affect Imports and Exports Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2018].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2018].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Currency Appreciation & Depreciation: Effects of Exchange Rate Changes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2016].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2016].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Exchange Rate Risk & Forms of Exposure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69932].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69932].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Purchasing Power? - Definition & Parity Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9217].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9217].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Purchasing Power Parity & the Big Mac Index Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83486].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83486].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Breaking Into Foreign Markets: International Marketing Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is an Export? - Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15738].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15738].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Foreign Licensing: Benefits & Drawbacks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Franchises: Opportunities and Challenges Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12717].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12717].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Contract Manufacturing? - Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6622].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6622].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is a Joint Venture? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6613].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6613].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Is Foreign Direct Investment? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6644].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6644].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is Outsourcing? - Definition & Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9216].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9216].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What Is Offshoring? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217763].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217763].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Managerial Functions in the International Organization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2161].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2161].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Managing in International Companies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2164].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2164].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Characteristics of the International Manager in Global Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2162].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2162].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Human Resource Interactions with Host, Parent & Third-Country Nationals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20150].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20150].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Global Staffing Approaches: Ethnocentric, Regiocentric, Polycentric, and Geocentric Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20148].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20148].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Human Resource Issues in International Business Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40538].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40538].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - International Marketing: The Importance of Global Marketing Strategy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1522].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1522].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - International Marketing Mix and the 4 Ps of Marketing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1525].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1525].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - SWOT Analysis in International Business Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217767].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217767].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is PESTLE Analysis? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142219].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142219].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - International External Marketing: Culture, Economics, Tech & More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1524].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1524].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Global Standardization in Marketing: Definition & Strategy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9570].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9570].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Internet and Global Marketing: Ecommerce on an International Scale Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1523].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1523].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Using Social Media for Global Marketing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217773].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217773].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is Research and Development? - Definition, Methods & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11380].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11380].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Global Research & Development (R&D): Advantages & Role Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217775].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217775].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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