GBUS-413 Global Business Strategies
Fall for 2016-2017
Spring for 2016-2017
This course provides an overview of the major principles, theories and issues regarding the role of contemporary international business within an interdependent world political economy, while developing students' sense of leadership and ethical responsibility. The course examines entrepreneurship, cross-national investment and trading patterns, which raise questions of corporate strategy, identity, impact, government policies, politics, ethics, media, and distribution of benefits. The inter¬relationships between international business, political sovereignty and control, socio-cultural characteristics and ethical considerations are examined in both developed and developing countries. Specific case-study material covers a range of corporate manufacturing, advanced technology, and natural resource activities. These will be combined with more general theoretical discussion to place course topics within a practical and realistic framework.
Students - please register for the correct section:
FALL 2016: GBUS 413-01 GBUF; GBUS 513-01 BSFS & GSFS
SPRING 2017: GBUS 413-01 BSFS (Jr & Sr); GBUS 413-02 IBD Candidates & GBFs; GBUS 413-03 GSFS; GBUS 413-04 Grad IBD Candidates, MBA, CCT
The following syllabi may help you learn more about this course (login required):
Spring '17: Harrison R (file download)
Fall '16: Harrison R (file download)
Additional syllabi may be available in prior academic years.