Read the following article: “International Market Entry Strategies of Emerging Market MNEs: A Case Study of Qatar Telecom” (a full version of the article can be downloaded).
Respond to the following:
- Define the challenges a company may encounter when entering into an emerging international market
- The author describes the five stages of economic development. Describe why you believe a company would want to invest resources into a Stage 1 emerging market
- In your opinion, what are the key critical features to assess prior to moving into an emerging international market?
Research a company such as McDonalds, Apple, Nike, etc. and describe their experiences moving into international markets.
Post your response by Friday at 11:59 p.m. ETRespond to the posts of at least two peers by Sunday at 11:59 p.m. ET