How would you explain to your Project Director about the basic political, geographic, economic, and infrastructure factors to be taken into consideration on a foreign project?

Preparing for a specific international project requires serious pre-project homework. Understanding the motivation of the firm in selecting the project and its site provides important insights. How would you explain to your Project Director about the basic political, geographic, economic, and infrastructure factors to be taken into consideration on a foreign project? How will they impact the implementation of the project?