International Business, Economics, and Cultures

MET AD 655

This course considers macroeconomic factors of relevance to the firm: aggregate economic activity, cyclical movements, and fiscal and monetary policies. The course reviews the problems of decision-making relating to demand, production, costs, market structure, and price, and provides an analysis of the interplay between governments, economic systems, labor, and multinational corporations (MNCs). Topics include: the basis for the existence, organization, and growth of MNCs; a comparison of major economic and government systems; areas include the impact on the firm's business transactions and trade due to taxation, regulation, legal environments and labor influences. This course additionally investigates the relationship between the interaction of national culture and development. Topics range from developing nations' rain forest and species management to pollution generated by developed nations. Culture, policy, and development are also discussed in relation to the impact of the business interactions (agriculture, fishing, technology transfer, etc.) among developing and developed nations.

FALL 2023 Schedule

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A1 Rajagopal CAS 324 M 6:00 pm-8:45 pm

FALL 2023 Schedule

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A2 Chatterton CAS B06A T 6:00 pm-8:45 pm Class Full

FALL 2023 Schedule

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A3 Gil Vasquez CAS 218 W 6:00 pm-8:45 pm

FALL 2023 Schedule

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A4 Haidar CGS 515 R 6:00 pm-8:45 pm

FALL 2023 Schedule

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A5 Gil Vasquez CAS 324 F 2:30 pm-5:15 pm

FALL 2023 Schedule

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O2 Goncalves ROOM ARR TBD-TBD On-line course

SPRG 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Haidar CAS M 6:00 pm-8:45 pm

SPRG 2024 Schedule

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A2 Haidar SCI T 6:00 pm-8:45 pm

SPRG 2024 Schedule

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A3 Chatterton W 6:00 pm-8:45 pm

SPRG 2024 Schedule

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A4 Gil Vasquez COM R 6:00 pm-8:45 pm

SPRG 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
O2 Goncalves ARR TBD-TBD On-line course

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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