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Lesson plan

  1. 1. Internet and the Global Economy<br />
  2. 2. Internet in a Global Economy<br />Internet is becoming more and more important in global commerce<br />Allows easy and fast global communication<br />Never before has the world seen this<br />
  3. 3. Discuss!-What do youthinkwhenyouhear global economy?-What are somedifferent aspects of a global economy?<br />
  4. 4. First, a littlehistory…<br />1492, Columbus.<br />Sparked global exchange of goods and ideas.<br />Led the way towards telephone, but Internet really paved the way.<br />
  5. 5. Outsourcing<br />When companies move a single operation overseas, to an independent foreign company<br />Call Centers<br />Internet is key, opens up global communication lines<br />Good for both consumers and businesses….right?<br />
  6. 6. Offshoring<br />Similar to outsourcing.<br />Instead of moving a single operation to a different, independent company, one operation will remain under control of original company, but will be done in an overseas branch.<br />Effects on businesses and consumers are also similar to outsourcing.<br />
  7. 7. These are bothvery important for businesses on their production side. What about delivering the products to consumers?<br />
  8. 8. Ecommerce<br />Amazon, eBay, craigslist.<br />Push for all monetary transactions to be conducted digitally, online.<br />Could lead to disappearance of real retail stores and banks<br />
  9. 9. PayPal<br />Offers a safe, secure way to transfer money.<br />Originally grew big as an option for payment in eBay auctions.<br />Ease-of-use, accessibility, and convenience were all attractive characteristics for consumers<br />
  10. 10. PayPal & the Global Economy<br />Levels the playing field for consumers and businesses alike.<br />Operates in 190 markets and in 19 currencies<br />Makes global commerce quick and painless<br />
  11. 11. Discuss (again)!-Have you, yourfriends, or your parents everused a form of ecommerce?-Whatcouldbe the future of ecommerce, and business in general?<br />
  12. 12. Finally…<br />A quick review!<br />

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