MBA 540: Global Business Environment

This is an introductory course in international business environment. The students will understand the main drivers of globalization, and challenges and opportunities it creates for business managers. The content of the course includes discussion of issues related to regional economic integration and functioning of an international monetary system. Furthermore, the students will evaluate different strategies for competing globally and explain the decisions that firms have to make when planning a foreign market entry. The course utilizes relevant case studies to illustrate the theoretical concepts.