Need help with discussion.

1. Political risk vs. Economic risk – how are they best defined? How do they influence each other?

2. What is the role of metrics and measurement in the strategy process? Why are they so important to the strategy process? What are the possible outcomes for a company that decides not to put metrics and measurement into its strategic plan? Are metrics different internationally?

3. Define organizational structure and controls and discuss the difference between strategic and financial controls. (11)

4. Describe the relationship between strategy and structure.(11)

5. Discuss the functional structures used to implement business-level strategies. (11)

6. Describe the three international corporate-level strategies.(8)

7. Explain the five modes firms use to enter international markets.(8)

8. Discuss the two major risks of using international strategies. (8)