International business and management (2013/2014)

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 23, 2013 al Jan 10, 2014.

Lesson timetable

primo semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:00 AM - 12:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall C  
Thursday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM 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.

Syllabus

- Defining an international company, MNE.
- Cultural scenarios, environmental and labour concerns.
- Moving from domestic to global.
- Strategies and policies.
- China, America, JPN.
- Investments decisions.
- Balance sheet and Value theory.
- Casestudy.
Textbooks:
1. Rugman A.M., Collinson S. - International business, Prentice Hall, 5th or 6th edition.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination. The teacher or the student may ask for an additional oral examination (+/- 3 points). The final grade (30 points) is the sum of 2 grades: A) 24 points given by multiple choice test B) 6 point given by the evaluation of a group poject work presented in the classroom.