International Organizational Behavior

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Quiz 7 :

Managing Diversity, Conflict, and Ethical Dilemmas in an International Context

Quiz 7 :

Managing Diversity, Conflict, and Ethical Dilemmas in an International Context

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Which of the following is not an appropriate guideline for managing diverse multicultural teams?
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Regardless of whether they are working in their home country or are posted abroad, one of the biggest mistakes that managers can make is to automatically assume that everyone in a team will eventually behave similarly and share the same attitudes.
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Although communication is more difficult in multicultural teams, in the long run these teams are likely to display which of the following characteristics?
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Which of the following countries is correctly matched with the type of account most likely to be used with conflicts based on concern with face?
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Which of the following three approaches to managing cultural diversity is correctly matched with how frequently the approach is used?
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An account is an explanation a manger can use to smooth over a perceived slight or to mitigate problems resulting from diverse perspectives; it is an important way to cope with conflicts resulting from cultural diversity. Which of the following types of accounts are accurately defined?
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How does having national diversity on top management teams impact strategic choices when entering foreign markets?
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Because of the FCPA, managers at many American firms have developed clear guidelines about illegal payments and have communicated them to employees. Which of the following is an example of how American firms have responded?
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Managers working with women or other potential expatriates who might encounter diversity-related issues should not do which of the following?
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Some of the thorniest diversity challenges that international managers face involve teams of employees from a variety of cultures and countries.
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Which of the following would not be considered a potential benefit of diversity for multinationals?
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Managing complex and sensitive diversity issues in a cross-cultural context requires managers to do which of the following?
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The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) was passed in 1977 in response to scandals regarding payoffs or bribes to foreign companies. Which of the following are important provisions of the FCPA?
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Bribery has a long history in international business and is relatively common in much of the world. Which of the following terms is equivalent to what would be considered bribery in the United States?
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What do critics contend is a problem inherent in the notion of corporate social responsibility (CSR)?
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Which of the following statements accurately describes some of the differences between China and the United States regarding work-family conflicts?
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Which of the following is not a common difficulty associated with diverse teams?
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Which of the following would not be considered a "grease" payment under FCPA?
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International managers must juggle many conflict-provoking issues. Which of the following is not likely to be a conflict-provoking issue?
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A company can provide ongoing support to women expatriates overseas in several ways. Which of the following is not recommended?
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