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Subject Guide: Business MGMT 422

Introduction  Country Analysis  Maps
Management Practices  Culture  Articles  Citations

Management of Multinational Business
Selected Sources for Culture & Management Audit Project

This assignment guide was compiled to assist students in locating research sources for Dr. Hoffman's culture & management audit team project.  The audit involves analyzing a country's social, cultural, economic, and political environment as well as determining the management practices that are likely to be successful for operating an organization in the particular country.

The guide focuses on suggested strategies and best places to begin research efforts.  For further information & assistance in using any of the sources, please contact our reference staff:

  • In person, at the Reference Desk on the 1st Floor of the Blackwell Library or Sarah Loudenslager's office BL 128 on the first floor of the library.
  • By phone @ 410-677-0131
  • Through e-mail,

Utilizing Multinational Business Portals:

Core Competencies for Business Reference Librarians:  International Business (RUSA/BRASS) - Authored by a business information librarian, this concisely laid out guide outlines the best sources to use in answering frequently asked questions for International Business. 

Country Information (Karen Blakeman) - Blakeman provides links to a number of key country overview websites as well as specific links per country or region.  Also, check out the link to Statistics for specific country/region statistical data.

Everything International (Russow/Philadephia University) - "Provides links to a wide variety of international business, education, and research internet sites."  

globalEDGE:  International Business Resource Desk (Michigan State University) - Browse the wealth of data links by categories 'country insights', 'global resources', or 'market potential indicators'. 

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