This course explores the ways firms overcome challenges when operating globally. The global economy is characterized for its high complexity and uncertainty. Corporations trying to succeed in the global economy need to develop different types of strategies depending on where they are conducting business or what type business they are in. Students taking this course will learn how to determine the best strategy to follow when expanding globally, the advantages and disadvantages of those strategies, and the appropriate responses to external pressures.
This course is part of the Global Challenges in Business Specialization
Global Strategy II: Doing Business in The Global Economy
About this Course
Approx. 11 hours to complete
Approx. 11 hours to complete
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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TOP REVIEWS FROM GLOBAL STRATEGY II: DOING BUSINESS IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMY
You can see Professor Marcelo's passion in his videos. These courses offered a balanced view of globalization and the frameworks/strategies that are critical for global expansion.
I was a very informative, interactive and fantastic course that would give you a very good insight into doing business in this ever changing global business environment.
The course was concise but included all the information required to get a full understanding of the subject
Extremely well designed course. Great expansion on topics to gain understanding of globalization.
Loved the course and the class format. Great videos and easy to follow.
This is very informative and educative. I'm glad I took this course.
Well-comprehensive course with well-prepared contents .
About the Global Challenges in Business Specialization
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