Comparative Environmental Analysis

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2022/23
Vakcode EBM084B05
Vaknaam Comparative Environmental Analysis
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Comparative Environmental Analysis
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Explain what institutions and cultures are and how they affect international business.
2. Recognize intersocietal diversity in behavior and outcomes in a range of management related themes and attribute observed inter-societal behavioral differences correctly to differences in institutions, culture, or economic environment.
3. Select appropriate statistical tools to answer research questions at hand in comparative analysis
4. Apply statistical techniques that are widely used in comparative analysis correctly
5. Understand and replicate the methodology
behind leading frameworks in comparative analysis
Omschrijving This course aims to familiarize students with the most widely used frameworks in comparative analysis in the field of International Business and Management. Focusing on the role of institutional and cultural diversity in International Business, students learn how leading frameworks have been constructed and how to set-up and conduct comparative analysis on their own.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm -computer practicum,  -hoorcollege ,  -werkcollege
(lectures and alternating tutorials/practicals)
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -schriftelijk tentamen (open vragen)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator prof. dr. S. Beugelsdijk
Docent(en) prof. dr. S. Beugelsdijk
Entreevoorwaarden Admittance to the MSc IB&M and/or IEB
Opmerkingen GEM secretariat: phone +31 (0)50 363 3458, e-mail gem.feb@rug.nl, room 5411.0538
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Courses Exchange (MSc)  ( Courses Exchange Students (MSc) without limited access) 1 semester II a keuze
DD MSc IB&M – NUBS, Newcastle (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma (start Newcastle)) 1 semester II a keuzegroep
MSc Economic Development & Globalization / ED&G  (keuzevak(ken) B MSc ED&G) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc International Business & Management/IB&M  (keuzevakken A MSc IB&M) 1 semester II a keuze
Msc Philosophy, Politics and Economics 1 semester II a keuze