TUTOR MARKED ASSIGNMENT
Course Code : IBO – 01
Course Title : International Business Environment
Assignment Code : IBO – 01/TMA/2015-16
Coverage : All Blocks
Maximum Marks: 100
Attempt all the questions.
1. a) Describe the factors affecting balance of payments with suitable examples.
b) Discuss the methods of correcting disequilibrium in balance of payments.
2. What are the rationale of transfer of technology? Describe various non-equity forms of technology transfer by TNCs and Small and Medium Enterprises.
3. What are the various forms of Regional Economic Gropuings. Discuss the impact of Regional Economic Groupings.
4. Comment on the following:
i) Global environment do not transcend national boundaries.
ii) When goods are bought by description from a seller, there is no implied condition that goods shall be of merchantable quality.
iii) Instability in export earnings of developing countries is not caused by demand and supply factors.
iv) Services do not occupy an important place in Indian economy.
5. Write short notes on the following:
i) International Legal Environment
ii) Areas of Internaitonal Trade Disputes
iii) The Basel Convention
iv) Applicaton of Lex causae to Sale of Goods