Your company recently went through a global merger or acquisition in which at least one of the parties involved was from one of the following countries (Saudi Arabia, Egypt, or Cuba). You need to create a PowerPoint presentation that you will present to the Board to describe the rationale behind the merger or acquisition.
â€¢Identify if the merger or acquisition was vertical or horizontal in nature.
â€¢Compare and contrast some advantages and disadvantages to pursuing the merger as opposed to pursuing an association.
â€¢What are some of the social implications of doing business with this firm (human rights, social responsibility, and etcetera)?
â€¢Create a PowerPoint presentation, at least 7-9 slides, not counting the title or reference slides.
â€¢Include at least 3 valid, credible resources, preferably from the Post University Library.
â€¢Include an introduction and conclusion slide.
â€¢Use APA formatting for citations, include in-text citations on slides.
Be sure to read the criteria below by which your work will be evaluated before you write and again after you write.
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