East India Company: What is a multinational?

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Essential information

Key stage: 
Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4
Resource type: 
Teacher notes
Location: 
National Maritime Museum, Queen's House
School subject: 
History

Before introducing the lesson on the East India Company, you can encourage students to think about well-known multinational corporations and how the impact of global trade can be viewed from different perspectives.