For this assignment you will use Hofstedes characteristics to differentiate international and domestic business operations. This exercise will help identify the key characteristics that drive business decisions on an international and domestic level.
Part 1: Pick three individual countries one in the Middle East one in Asia and one in Europe. Apply Hofstedes characteristics to each one and state if the characteristic is low medium or high in each country. Also explain why each country deserves that description.
Part 2: Given your descriptions explain which country is most like the United States and which country is most unlike the U.S. Your response must be a minimum of three pages in length.