1. If a high-tech firm wanted to set up operations in India, what steps might it take to ensure that the subsidiary would not be expropriated? Identify and describe three strategies that would be particularly helpful. How might proactive political strategies help protect firms from future changes in the political environment?
2. In what ways do different ideologies and political systems influence the environment in which multinational corporations (MNCs) operate? Would these challenges be less for those operating in the European Union than for those in Russia or China?
Your response must be at least 200 words in length.