This Global Strategy I - How The Global Economy Works offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Illinois seeks to help you understand the forces of globalization and how cross-cultural management and the relationship of a multinational organization to various host countries is becoming more and more critical in today’s global economy.
This course begins with the discussion of these issues and global relationships and delves into a deeper understanding of business strategy in today’s global business marketplace.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Understand how we got to the present moment of globalization and why it matters
- Understand the complexities of the current globalization, recognizing not all countries are the same
- Evaluate the effects of international trade regulations on international business
- Evaluate when and why companies operate as multinationals
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- How Did We Get Here? Why Does It Matter?
- The Big Disappointment: The World Did Not Converge
- Why We Trade and How We Do It
- Why Do We Have Multinationals? What Determines the Type of Multinational?
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- 1 months
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DisciplinesEconomics Strategic Management View 72 other Short Courses in Strategic Management in United States
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
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