International Strategic Alliances

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode EBM090A05
Vaknaam International Strategic Alliances
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam International Strategic Alliances
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course, the student is able to:
1. Discuss central concepts and theories in the field of international strategic alliances.
2. Apply these theories to more practical contexts such as cases.
3. Reflect on the pitfalls of managing international strategic alliances and the role of alliance managers.
4. Compare and present findings of recent research on this topic both in oral and in written form.
5. Give feedback on own work and that of others.
Omschrijving The course deals with managing strategic alliances-- a key factor for successful internationalization. The course specifically deals with the challenges and pitfalls of managing international alliances. The various managerial challenges will be analyzed by using interorganizational theories such as transaction cost economy, resource-based-view, and the relational view. Furthermore, contemporary research findings will be discussed and applied in case studies.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm -hoorcollege ,  -werkcollege
Toetsvorm -actieve deelname,  -computer test/wekelijkse quiz,  -groepsopdracht,  -groepspresentatie,  -individuele opdracht,  -schriftelijk tentamen (open en mc vragen)
(opdracht: teamopdracht)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator PhD. M.C. Sestu
Docent(en) prof. dr. P.M.M. de Faria ,PhD. M.C. Sestu ,prof. dr. M.M. Wilhelm
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Articles from academic journals (a reading list will be announced in first lecture) Various
Entreevoorwaarden Students should have basic knowledge on main organizational theories (i.e. resource-based view, transaction cost theory) and be familiar with working with cases
Opmerkingen Coordinator: m.c.sestu@rug.nl, +31 (0)50 36 39744
Secretariat: gem.feb@rug.nl, +31 (0)50 363 3458, 5411.0536
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