INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND TRADE | Università degli studi di Bergamo

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND TRADE

Attività formativa monodisciplinare
Codice dell'attività formativa: 
910004-ENG

Scheda dell'insegnamento

Per studenti immatricolati al 1° anno a.a.: 
2020/2021
Insegnamento (nome in italiano): 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND TRADE
Insegnamento (nome in inglese): 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND TRADE
Tipo di attività formativa: 
Attività formativa Caratterizzante
Tipo di insegnamento: 
Obbligatoria
Settore disciplinare: 
ECONOMIA E GESTIONE DELLE IMPRESE (SECS-P/08)
Anno di corso: 
1
Anno accademico di offerta: 
2020/2021
Crediti: 
12
Responsabile della didattica: 
Altri docenti: 
Rebecca FAKOUSSA
Lucrezia CASULLI
Mutuazioni
  • Corso di studi in BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, PROFESSIONAL AND MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING - Percorso formativo in ACCOUNTING, ACCOUNTABILITY AND GOVERNANCE

Altre informazioni sull'insegnamento

Modalità di erogazione: 
Didattica Convenzionale
Ciclo: 
Secondo Semestre
Obbligo di frequenza: 
No
Ore di attività frontale: 
96
Ore di studio individuale: 
204
Ambito: 
Aziendale
Prerequisites

None

Educational goals

Identify the foundations for taking effective strategic decisions and action in the multi-layered world of international business

Apply frameworks for identifying and taking advantage of the opportunities presented in a dynamic global environment at the level of the country and the industry where the enterprise wants to internationalize.

Make firm-level strategic choices regarding where to engage in international activities, evaluating the challenges of integrating the multiple perspectives, functions, and interests that constitute the global firm.

Develop an international market entry plan

Discuss the major sources of cultural differences and change and how these affect international businesses

Identify and describe the key legal and political issues facing international companies

Identify and critically discuss systems of trade and international trade theories

Course content

Module 1:
Globalization and IB
Strategies for IB
Country selection and evaluation
Ethics in International Trade
Modes of trading internationally - Entry mode
Module 2:
Management of international businesses (operations, marketing, finance, and HR)
Module 3:
Culture
Government and Legal Systems
Economic systems and market methods
Trade & Factor mobility theory
Trade protectionism
Economic integration

Teaching methods

Class Lecture and a group-learning methodology, which requires cooperation among students and individual commitment.

Assessment and Evaluation

Attending students:

100% lavoro di gruppo

Non attending students:
60% written mid-term exam
40% written final exam

Further information

If the module is to be delivered online, changes to content, delivery and assessment will be made.