1. Social factors include the cultural aspect and include health consciousness, population growth rate, age distribution, career attitudes and emphasis on safety. Trends on social factors affect the demand for a company’s product and how that company operates. Since the population of china is much higher than that of Thailand, the labor cost is much less cheaper than that of Thailand. a) Social issues are those topics aligned with the human factor in terms of information systems planning, development and utilization of information systems and technologies. As an information system requirements assimilation of emerging technologies, developing trust, power asymmetry, policy implementation and social environment plays a major role. b) D
1.1. Again taking into consideration the population of Australia to newzealand , the consumption of good and services will be high as compared to newzealand . a) Developing partnership, virtual teams, group cohesiveness , collaboration, networking and buyer-supplier linkages are some of the information system requirement. b) .
2. Legal factors include discrimination law, consumer law, antitrust law,employment law, and health and safety law. These factors can affect how a company operates, its costs, and the demand for its products. For example it is easier and faster to obtain Intellectual Property (IP) a term that describes the application of the mind to develop something new or original from thailand than from china A) Standards and regulations, fraud within system, misuse of data etc are some of the differences. B)
2.1. The consumers law varies from NSW and Victoria, so does the price of goods.. Moreover standards that a reasonable consumer would be different from that of Victoria and NSW. a. Flexibility, satisfaction, collaboration are some of the information system requirements. b.
3. A company should be committed to maintaining highest ethical standards in delivering...
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