ESSAY TOPIC Operations of multinational corporations (MNCs) provide a useful lens to understand transnational trends of human resource management. As inter-institutional and intercultural agents, MNCs have long generated research interests in the international HRM literature. This essay asks you to address the following issue: How do MNCs adapt HRM practices to various demographic, economic, social or political changes arising in host countries? Select one country in North America, or Asia or Europe as the host country. In answering this question you should support your analysis by making reference to the scholarly literature. You need to identify and discuss issues related to at least two of the four changes mentioned in the topic, i.e. demographic, economic, social and political. FORMATTING STYLE GUIDE: • Font size 12, Times New Roman • Double spacing • Left hand margin 2.5 cms • Other margins 2.5 cms • Full name and Student ID included as a Footer • Text page numbering • References on a separate page GUIDELINE In writing your paper you should carefully note the following, as you will be marked down or your paper referred depending on the transgression. - Adhere to the word limit: 3000 words (plus or minus 10%, excluding the reference list only)- Double space your work. No running comments on the content of the paper will be provided in the marking of single-spaced work. - You are not required to provide an executive summary nor table of contents. - Subheadings are encouraged to be used. - Papers that use no citation will attract an automatic zero. Resubmission is not an option. - Papers that have no reference section (or bibliography) will attract an automatic zero. Resubmission is not an option. - Papers that do not apply correct citation format will be marked down. If you are unsure of how to cite your sources the Unit Guide lists a University web-site where this may be learned. Markers will allow some leeway for minor errors if a genuine attempt to apply a correct citation format is evident. - Papers that apply citation to mask plagiarism will be automatically referred to the Academic Progress and Disciplinary Committee, as will all cases of plagiarism. If you are unsure of what constitutes plagiarism the Unit Guide lists a University website where this may be learned.