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Number:MG515
Name:Multinational Management
Description:This course introduces students to the multinational business environment. Through case studies and the analysis of various organizational designs, students will investigate topics such as international competition, multinational leadership and communication, and multinational corporate responsibility.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s):

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of MG515, Multinational Management, students will have developed: • An understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of various multinational organizational designs and processes (1, 4) • The ability to analyze of the competitive position of a multinational firm in a changing international environment (1, 2, 4) • Competency in multinational financing, including foreign investment, foreign market entry decisions, and global expansion (1, 4) • An understanding of leadership and human resource management issues in a multinational environment (3, 4, 5) • An appreciation for corporate social responsibility in a multinational environment (4, 5) • An appreciation for cross-cultural communication in a corporate environment (4, 7)

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher
S 2013 International Management: Managing Across Borders and Cultur 0-13-609867-3 Deresky, Helen 7TH 11 Prentice Hall, Inc.
Thomas College. Beyond Education.