Basic Country Information
Compare general sources for Burma.
Country Analysis Assignment
1. 2-3 p. Report. Include 3+ academically, credible sources cited in APA.
2. Based on your research, decide whether to do business in your assigned country. Consider:
- Geographic location, capital cities, climate, population
- Heads of state, brief details of political and economic systems
- GDP, Main products, businesses
- Main trading partners, main business, or industry groups
- Language, ethnic origins, religion, culture
3. View relevant factors from an IB perspective.
4. Outline pro/cons of doing business in your required country.
5. Include Annotated Bibliography: an organized list and summary of consulted sources. Start with author (if available), title and the publishing information. The annotation is brief (150 words or 4-6 sentences). It not only describes the work, it can also be evaluative. For this assignment, for each source include:
- Summary of main arguments
- Why source was chosen
- Topics covered
Rate Country Sources
Choose one of the sources on the left as your starting point. The table below shows some of the features you should find in these sources. Choose the "best source" for the poll.
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Customs and Culture
If the basic country information does not have sufficient information on culture and society,
try the sources below:
Gives basic country profile plus indepth information on food, marriage/ kinship, social stratification, gender roles, landed property, etc...