United States Walmart Can’t Conquer All Countries Case Study Discussion

Case Study: Please review: Walmart Can’t Conquer All Countries in Part Seven Integrative Cases (page 613) of our text book. Why do you think that Germany, South Korea, Russia, and India were attractive markets for Walmart? Should Walmart spend more time on one or a few of these markets to be successful? Recently, Walmart tried to engage some of these markets via joint ventures or mergers and acquisitions, is this an appropriate strategy given Walmart’s historical problems in cultural differences?

Explain. Write a 8-10 page minimum APA formatted paper in response to the case study. Students must reference at least 8 sources beyond the course materials. Please provide a concise, cogent argument and include details to support your response. CLA 2 focuses on assessing course foundations and the student’s ability to define and understand its main concepts.


International Business: Competing in the Global Marketplace (11th Edition) by Charles Hill and G. Tomas Hult (2016); McGraw-Hill