Country image and national reputation have become real game changers in a globalized and super-connected world. Depending on the Country of Origin of a specific product or service, it is associated with quality, able to sell at a premium or experience penalties from lack of trust. Learn more about country image and the reputation of specific nations in the selection of articles below.
Marketing Countries, Places, and Place-associated Brands – Book Review
Nicolas Papadopoulos on the key insights shared in the new book, Marketing Countries, Places and Place-associated Brands: Identity and Image.
Brand New Zealand: Reputation Strengths and Positioning Opportunities
What does Brand New Zealand stand for today? Which associations come to your mind linked to New Zealand's country brand positioning - and if you were in charge of Brand(ing) NZ, what would you do differently (if at all)? Experts answer.
Is America Back Again? Rebuilding Brand America
Is America back again and how have recent political changes impacted Brand America? A guest commentary by Hjörtur Smárason.
How to Use Soft Power and Hard Power in Country Reputation Building
Expert panel answers on how to merge soft power and hard power in the context of country branding, public diplomacy and reputation building.
South Korea Country Performance, Brand Strength and Reputation
South Korea’s country performance, its economic competitiveness, nation brand strength and reputation, according to international rankings and indices.