Describe the four major trends affecting business
1. First, few people today argue that we need more government planning and control of private business
2. Second, The world has seen a steady liberalization of political institutions as well. The fall of communism, the pressure of market reform in countries as different as Japan and Indonesia
3. Third, over the last few decades we have learned that we need to take better care of our environment.
4. Finally, Economic deregulation, political Liberalization, and environmental stewardship are all fueled by a fourth one: advances in information technology