This course seeks to help you understand the forces of globalization and how cross-cultural management and the relationship of a multinational organization to various host countries is becoming more and more critical in today’s global economy. This course begins with the discussion of these issues and global relationships and delves into a deeper understanding of business strategy in today’s global business marketplace.
You will be able to:
• Understand how we got to the present moment of globalization and why it matters
• Understand the complexities of the current globalization, recognizing not all countries are the same
• Evaluate the effects of international trade regulations on international business
• Evaluate when and why companies operate as multinationals
This course is part of Gies College of Business’ suite of online programs, including the iMBA and iMSM. Learn more about admission into these programs and explore how your Coursera work can be leveraged if accepted into a degree program at https://degrees.giesbusiness.illinois.edu/idegrees/.