Comparative Environmental Analysis

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBM084B05
Vaknaam Comparative Environmental Analysis
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b (en semester II b)
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 environmental analysis
4. Apply statistical techniques that are widely used in comparative environmental analysis correctly
5. Understand and replicate the methodology behind leading frameworks in comparative environmental analysis
Omschrijving This course aims to familiarize students with the most widely used frameworks in comparative environmental 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 environmental analysis on their own.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges, practica
(lectures and practicals (bi-weekly practicals, bi-weekly individual assignments))
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), schriftelijk tentamen
(The final form of grading will be announced.)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. R.K.J. Maseland
Docent(en) dr. R.K.J. Maseland ,dr. E. Mendiratta
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 open to Exchange Students (MSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc) without limited access ) 1 semester II b keuze
Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc) without limited access ) 1 semester I b keuze
DD MSc IB&M – NUBS, Newcastle (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma (start Newcastle)) 1 semester II b verplicht
DD MSc IB&M – NUBS, Newcastle (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma (start Groningen)) 1 semester I b verplicht
DD MSc IE&B – Corvinus University, Budapest (2-jarig)  (keuzevakken B DD MSc IE&B - CUB) 1 semester II b keuze
DD MSc IE&B – Corvinus University, Budapest (2-jarig)  (keuzevakken B DD MSc IE&B - CUB) 1 semester I b keuze
MSc International Business & Management/IB&M  (basisprogramma MSc IB&M) 1 semester I b verplicht
MSc International Economics & Business/IE&B  (keuzevakken B MSc IE&B) 1 semester I b keuze
MSc International Economics & Business/IE&B  (keuzevakken B MSc IE&B) 1 semester II b keuze