This unit will expose students to the cultural, political and regulatory environments in particular economic regions, with an emphasis on the country(ies) specified on the VU Collaborate web page. The basis of the unit, is a study tour to the country(ies) specified on the VU Collaborate web page. Students will learn from lectures/visit to regulatory institutions, private enterprises and academic organisations, which will allow the observation of international business in action in the field. The tour will be preceded by briefing sessions. Students may complete a journal during the trip and attach this to their final report.