List Of Major Countries With The World Bank

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1. Identify three major countries with which your chosen company operates. Preferably, the three countries are in different continents. Three major locations where they operate are the United States, the United Kingdom, and Afghanistan. 2. Are these three countries members of the IMF, the World Bank, and WTO? Afghanistan is a member of the IMF and the World Bank; however, it is not yet a member of the WTO, although its admission has been rumored to be near at hand for the past five years or so, along with other countries in the region, such as Kazakhstan (World Bank, 2015; Miles, 2014). Although Afghanistan is a member of the IMF and World Bank, the tumultuous security situation in the country over the past 50 years has seen its…show more content…
As they both have robust international economic trade that continues to trend upwards, it’s fair to say that their institutional structures do encourage globalization on a large scale. Afghanistan is not a country that has a transparent institutional structure. The political institution, although it has improved over the past year, continues to be a religiously dominated hierarchy that does not lend itself well to international cooperation and global trade (Barfield, 2010). Their judiciary system, although it has made a large deal of progress over the past 15 years, still remains antiquated and ineffective when compared to other modern judicial systems. It suffers from a large backlog of cases, and also a generalized disagreement with Western judicial prosecution that has been imposed, although it goes against the government’s own religious views on judicial punishment. 5. Do you believe that the three countries under consideration practice policies that promote globalization? For example, what are those countries’ policies toward (a) governance, (b) competitive markets, (c) property rights, and (d) corruption? Countries of operation promotion of globalization. I think that the United States and the United Kingdom both have similar policies concerning governance, competitive

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