Why are semi peripheral countries so important to the multinational companies?

3. We often think of transnational business and corporations in terms of factories (technology, communications, industrial), yet there are transnational or multinational corporations that are intercepting our definitions of health and beauty (often in ways that are not immediately discernible). Feminism is being redefined as empowerment through femininity (as argued in one of our articles). Using at least two of our readings, discuss how beauty and/or health (and in turn feminism) are being determined in semi-peripheral countries. Why are semi peripheral countries so important to the multinational companies? 2 pages ~500