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Management (MGMT)

MGMT 561 Global Strategy and Organization (1-3) Course focuses on three major aspects of international business: competitive strategy, organization design, and management processes.

MGMT 561 Global Strategy and Organization (2)

The course focuses on three major aspects of international business: competitive strategy, organization design, and management processes. As multinational companies globalize, they rely on a variety of managerial and organizational arrangements to accomplish their strategic objectives. We will examine those arrangements according to several major corporate decisions: the decision to go abroad, doing business in a particular country or region, transforming a multinational firm into a global firm and so on.


General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: second year of MBA Program or graduate status in another program

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.

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