Success Factors of Econ. Growth in Korea

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBB122A05
Vaknaam Success Factors of Econ. Growth in Korea
Niveau(s) uitwisseling, facultaire minor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
ECTS 5

Uitgebreide vaknaam Success Factors of Economic Growth in Korea
Leerdoelen - Understand the cross-cultural differences in consumer behavior through the cases of South Korea
- Apply and connect theories to specific business cases in South Korea
- Ability to formulate a relevant academic question through course presentations and discussions
- Understand the specific cases of the Korean multinationals
Omschrijving How Samsung and LG became one of the biggest producers of electronic goods in the world? How Hyundai survived in the world car industry? Why Walmart failed in the Korean market while Tesco survived? By exploring the case studies of South Korean multinationals and multinationals doing business in South Korea, this course wants to offer the students an opportunity to understand Korean economy and business environment. The course will also discuss the Asian economic crisis in 1997 and the corporate reform to understand the globalization of Korean economy and Korean multinationals.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), verslag(en)
(​Individual assignments, Group project (case study: presentation and paper))
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. S. Choi
Docent(en) dr. S. Choi
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Selected articles; to be announced on the Nestor course site Various
Entreevoorwaarden Basic knowledge of economic principles and of international economics would be helpful.
Opmerkingen For more information contact the coordinator: s.choi@rug.nl
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Bedrijfskunde/Bdk  (minor Internship Business Research) 3 semester I a keuzegroep
BSc Bedrijfskunde/Bdk  (minor B&M/TM) 3 semester I a keuze
Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 3 semester I a keuze