What part of the operations of a TNC is most mobile?
Question 1 options:The location of Research and Development operations
- The location of Regional Headquarters
- The location of Production Operations
All parts are equally mobile due to the unlimited global reach of the TNC.
Question 2 (2 points)
- Apple Inc outsources the production of Apple laptops to the Quanta Computer Company, based in Taiwian. This is an example of what type of relationship between firms.
Question 2 options:International subcontracting
Question 3 (2 points)
This type of organizational form of a transnational operation, such as the sky team airline alliance, creates deeper linkages between corporations and the economies in which they operate.
Question 3 options:Fully owned subsidiaries
Strategic alliances or joint ventures
Question 4 (2 points)
Select the statement that correctly describes the spatial pattern of the Taiwanese supplier firm, Foxconn Technology.
Question 4 options:Because the firm is the largest contract electronics manufacturers it has production facilities on every continent.
Because the firm was founded by a Taiwanese entrepreneur all of the production sites are in China and the United States.
Foxconn has grown rapidly since 1996. In 2012, it had global production facilities in 9 countries including Brazil, Mexico, Slovakia and Malaysia.
Foxconn has grown rapidly since 1996. In 2012, it had global production facilities in the United States, Germany and China.
Question 5 (2 points)
What type of Transnational Organizational Relationship has the potential to benefit local economies through the transfer of technology?
Question 5 options:Strategic alliance and joint venture
Franchising and cooperative agreements
Fully owned subsidiaries
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