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Number:MG250
Name:Principles of International Business
Description:This course exposes students to the economic, political, cultural, social, and legal context of international business management. Students will also be introduced to major theory and theorists, the relationship between international trade and economic growth, and the strategic objectives of multinational corporations.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s):

Course Objectives

Following completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. Examine international business strategy using theoretical and resource-based approaches 2. Explain how economic growth and comparative advantage play a role in the development of trade opportunities 3. Assess international business issues using a cultural frame of reference 4. Analyze bi-lateral and multilateral trade agreements and proposals 5. Explain the role of national and international regulatory institutions 6. Assess trade and investment risk at an introductory level across financial, economic, and geo-political spectrums

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher
F 2015
F 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS-TEXT HILL 10TH 15 MCG
F 2014 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS WILD 6TH 12
V 2014
F 2013 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS WILD 6TH 12