International business and management (2012/2013)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S02465
Name of lecturer
Paolo Roffia
Coordinator
Paolo Roffia
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
SECS-P/07 - BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNTING STUDIES
Language of instruction
English
Location
VERONA
Period
primo semestre dal Sep 24, 2012 al Dec 21, 2012.

Lesson timetable

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.

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.