International Business – Problem-Based Learning Activity 1

International Business – Problem-Based Learning Activity 1

Take on the role of a consultant hired by Microsoft to analyze opportunities associated with moving some operations overseas. In this essay you will analyze three potential countries to outsource operation to. Conduct research on the opportunities, risks, advantages, disadvantages of outsourcing operations to each country. Summarize which country you believe has the most attractive country for Microsoft to create an international development team. Include an analysis of the: Economic and financial risks Social and cultural risks Political and legal risks Risk management techniques Requirements: Write a 4 page paper in APA format. Make sure to cite any sources used in the research.