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Syllabus

 

Groups Section 1

Groups Section 2

Group Grades

 

Week 1

Course Introduction

Why go global?

Trading Blocks

 

Week 2

Current Article: Trump's Sanction Threat Puts Chinese Banks, Oil Giants on Notice

Current Article: NAFTA here's what you need to know

Current Article: Free trade in crisis?

 

Discussion of Group Project

Current Article: How Starbucks Plans to Grow Its International Operations

How to find Information on Starbucks?

Country Selection and Market Entry Decision

Practice Quiz

 

Week 3

Room and time change: We meet in BEH 241 at 7:00pm on September 12

Guest Speaker: Shane Green

President & Founder of SGEi

Author of Culture Hacker

Bio of Shane Green

Attendance is voluntary but you get extra credit for participating in this event.

 

September 13 for Section 2 (7:00 to 9:45) and September 14 for Section 1(4:00 to 5:15)

Quiz 1 Please bring scantrons

Global Business Strategy:

Case Discussion: Aldi

Current Article: The German Chain That's Beating Wal-Mart at Its Own Game

Current Article: Aldi and Lidl Take Supermarket Battle to the U.S.

 

Week 4

Cultural Environment of Global Markets

Current Article: Diversity is good for business

Current Article: Diversity paradox

Quiz 2 Please bring scantrons

 

Week 5

Room and time change: We meet in BEH 241 at 7:00pm on September 26

Guest Speaker: Norbert Riezler

Senior Vice-president Sands Corporation

Bio of Norbert Riezler

Attendance is voluntary but you get extra credit for participating in this event.

 

September 27 for Section 2 (7:00 to 9:45) and September 28 for Section 1(4:00 to 5:15)

Legal Environment of Global Markets