Case Study – Astra International: Building successful international business around fluxing national government policy.
- Briefly summarise the political environment in Indonesia over the five periods.
- Why has Astra International been so successful while operating under high levels of political and economic uncertainty?
- What are the risks of doing business in emerging markets such as Indonesia, and how can they be reduced?
- What did Astra International do to limit the impact of multinational firms operating in Indonesia?
- If you were a foreign firm, would you consider doing business in Indonesia? Include your reasons in your response.