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Number:MG337
Name:Managing in the Global Environment
Description:Managers today, whether managing in a large corporation or a small business, need to have international managing skills. This course introduces the student to international trade theory, the economics of international trade, finance in the global economy, as well as human resource issues in cross-cultural management. (Offered in alternate years with Global Marketing Management.)
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):Alt years with MK370 in spring
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s): MG224

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, a student will be able to: • Demonstrate working understanding of the various principles, concepts, theories and central ideas of managing in an international arena • Provide a global view to the environment of international business and the future directions of international business • Describe the framework for ethical conduct in management, international economics and trade • Devise a global strategy for the formulation of an organizational structure under changing conditions, for success in international competitive markets, and for the formulation of global alliances • Address contrasting world cultures, intercultural communication and the challenges of negotiating and managing in foreign cultures • Examine cross-cultural themes to in human resource management, international labor relations and expatriate management • Understand the role of cultural diversity in leadership behavior, international team development, and the development and future direction of careers in international management.

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher
S 2012 MULTINATIONAL MANAGEMENT 0-324-42177-X CULLEN 4 SW
S 2010 MULTINATIONAL MANAGEMENT 0-324-42177-X CULLEN 4 SW
S 2007 INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT 0-07-281906-5 PHATAK MCGRAW-HILL PUBLISHI
U 2007 Managing in a Global Environment 0-324-20610-0 Czinkota 2005 Thomson
F 2003 International Management 0030319625 Holt 2 Harcourt
S 2000 International Business (w/CD) 0-07-235533-6 Hill 3 MCG
S 2000 International Business 00/01 0-07-236406-8 Duskin MCG
F 1999 International Business w/ International Business A.E. 0-07-400423-9 Ball MCG
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