Course Syllabus

What you’ll learn

Understand the practical complexities of what globalization is and how it affects the business environment regardless of its economic, political or social situation

Articulate how global challenges are becoming increasingly complex by gaining insights from executives at different multinational corporations

Conceptualize the differences in global business orientations and apply them in specific situations (i.e., multinational, global, glocal) using academic frameworks

Explain how regulations and geopolitical forces shape global business environments and create both tensions and opportunities in the context of global business

Articulate how the global environment is changing and forcing companies to develop sustainability practices based on creating economic value by creating societal value

Appreciate how global supply chains are the response to the increasing integration of international markets as firms try to remain competitive.