INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

Anno accademico 2018/2019 - 2° anno

Obiettivi formativi

Globalization and the Multinational Enterprise. IB Strategy and the Organization of the Multinational Enterprise


Modalità di svolgimento dell'insegnamento

Frontal classes


Prerequisiti richiesti

No


Frequenza lezioni

Obligatory


Contenuti del corso

This course aims at answering the question: how Multinational Companies build effective and efficient organizations to meet their targets in the Mediterranean area? The course focuses on management and cooperation on the one side; on the other it also focuses on the context and it examines the dynamics of growth and trade. Specific topics are: the impact of innovation, the impact of delocalization, the impact of the vote with the portfolio.


Testi di riferimento

Text 1: S. Iammarino e P. McCann (2013)
Multinationals and Economic Geography
Location, Technology and Innovation, London, Elgar.



Programmazione del corso

 ArgomentiRiferimenti testi
11. INTRODUCTION TO THE FIELD OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESSCHAPTER 1, TEXT 1 
22. A MAP OF GLOBAL GROWTHCHAPTER 2, TEXT 1 
33. THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL INNOVATION ON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESSCHAPTER3, TEXT 1 
44. THE WORKING OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CHAPTER 4, TEXT1 
55. DELOCALIZATION AND VOTE WITH THE PORTFOLIO AND ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHYCHAPTER 5, TEXT 1 
66. PATTERN OF REGIONAL ECONOMICSCHAPTER 6, TEXT 1 
77. HUMAN GEOGRAPHYCHAPTER 7, TEXT 1 
88. THE IMPACT OF TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION ON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CHAPTER 8, TEXT 1 
99. URBAN STUDIES IN THE GLOBAL SCENARIO OF BUSINESSCHAPTER 9, TEXT 1 

VERIFICA DELL'APPRENDIMENTO

Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento

Written exam


Esempi di domande e/o esercizi frequenti

In the Euro-Mediterranean scenario, descrive the impact of the vote with the portfolio on delocalizing firms and the set of stakeholders involved on both sides of Mediterranean. Use the appropriate analytical tool.