International business and management (2015/2016)

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 28, 2015 al Jan 8, 2016.

Lesson timetable

primo semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall E  
Friday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall E  

Learning outcomes

[Corso tenuto in lingua inglese]
The aim of the course is to present international business and management in a comprehensive and complete framework.
Terminology, theories and adequate examples will be given to students in order to approach at the topic with a "real" holistic way.

Syllabus

- Globalization
- Cross-cultural business
- Political law and business ethics
- Economics andemerging markets
- International trade
- Business government trade relations
- Foreign direct investments
- Regional economic integration
- International financial markets
- International monetary system
- International strategy organization
- Analyzing international opportunities
- Selectiong and managing entry modes
- Developing and marketing products
- Managimg international operations
- Hiring and managing employees

Suggested materials:
1. Textbook: John Wild, Kenneth L. Wild, International Business, Pearson Education Limited; Global ed of 7th revised ed edizione (7 marzo 2013), 480 pages, English language, ISBN-10: 0273786970, ISBN-13: 978-0273786979. Available on www.amazon.it and other online bookshop.
2. Course slides. Available on e-learning platform (elearning.univr.it)

Assessment methods and criteria

The language of the examination is English.
Online registration is required.
The exam includes open questions and multiple choice questions for a maximum score of 30 points. The student may ask for an additional oral examination to modify max +/- 3 points the previous score.
2 more points may be given to students that have PASS the BUSINESS PLAN MODULE (2 ECTS - 12 hours) that is planned between November and December (not available for ERASMUS students).

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016