International business and management (2009/2010)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S02465
Credits
6
Coordinator
Paolo Roffia
Academic sector
SECS-P/07 - BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNTING STUDIES
Language of instruction
English
Teaching is organised as follows:
Activity Credits Period Academic staff Timetable
1 - lezione 4 2nd semester Paolo Roffia
2 - lezione 1 2nd semester Stefano Giani
3 - lezione 1 2nd semester Carlo Lombardi

Lesson timetable

2nd semester
Activity Day Time Type Place Note
1 - lezione Wednesday 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall C  
1 - lezione Friday 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall C  

Learning outcomes

The course deal with the internationalization and the creation of value of the firms, putting them into relation. It covers the main subjects both under a theoretical and empirical point of view and literature.

Syllabus

- Defining an international company.
- Moving from domestic to global.
- Strategies and policies.
- Investments decisions.
- Balance sheet and Value theory.
- Cultural scenarios, environmental and labour concerns.
- Casestudy 1.
- Casestudy 2.
- Casestudy 3.

Textbooks:
1. Rugman A.M., Collinson S. - International business, Prentice Hall, Last edition.
2. Punnett B.J. - Experiencing international business and management, M.E.Sharpe, Last Edition.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination