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    International Business: a European Perspective (2019)

    • Course Details


      Course Information

      • Course title: International Business: a European Perspective

      • Code: G1815

      • Department / Unit: Department of Economics

      • Degree / Master’s: Business and Economics Diploma

      • Faculty: Faculty of Economics and Business

      • ECTS credits: 6

      • Language of instruction: English

      • Instructors: Judith Clifton, Daniel Díaz Fuentes, José Manuel Alonso


      Course structure


      • Topic 1. Europe in the Global Economy.
      • Topic 2. Europe and Global Trade: Patterns, Theories, Policies and Strategies.
      • Topic 3. Regional and Multilateral Trade: Integration or Disintegration?
      • Topic 4. Foreign Exchange Markets.
      • Topic 5. International and Regional Institutions and their rules: The European Union and the World Trade Organization.
      • Topic 6. Foreign Direct Investment and Multinational Corporations.
      • Topic 7. Study trip to Multinational Corporation.
      • Topic 8. European Multinational Corporations in the Global Economy.
      • Topic 9. Guest lecture by representative of a leading EU Multinational.
      • Topic 10. Creating Multinationals: The role of policy.
      • Topic 11. The coming of age of the energy and water multinationals: How do public MNCs behave abroad?
      • Topic 12. Emerging Country Multinational Corporations in Europe.