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International Business I, University of New Mexico

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About this Course

We live in a world of intensifying global relationships, one in which international business has become the key determinant of economic development and prosperity. This course, Global Business Environment, Part I, introduces students to a fundamental understanding of the socioeconomic political, cultural, and linguistic environment in which international businesses operate. This course utilizes an inquiry-based approach to understanding country level relationships in the Global Business Environment. It surveys the global business environment by asking and answering key questions about society, the global economy, cultures, institutions and languages. The questions we will ask are: 1. What is Globalization?, 2. Is Globalization New?, 3. How do Political and Social Institutions impact National Economic Development?, 4. What is the role of Culture?, 5. What are the Gains from Trade?6. Free Trade, Free-r Trade or Managed Trade?, 7. What are Foreign Currencies and how are Exchange Rates Determined?, 8. What does the Current Global Business Environment look like? This inquiry-based approach creates reflective opportunities for students to better understand the environment in which businesses operate. Lectures are delivered in an engaging manner, which encourages reflection and inquiry....

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By DF

May 31, 2018

I love everything about this course, from the length of the lesson to the way the instructor teaches and all the knowledge I've got. Can't be any happier with it. Thanks for the opportunity!

By VE

Nov 20, 2016

Great and easy to understand materials which give solid understanding of rules of the trading game on our planet. Highly recommended for those who interesting in international business.

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By ritish nagpal

Feb 17, 2019

The course was very structured & elaborate. I specially liked the real-world cases discussed in the course.

By Eassa Salim

Jan 31, 2019

fun.

By Le Dinh Tung

Jan 25, 2019

Great, it helps me improve my knowledge about International Business Environment.

By David Williams

Dec 29, 2018

Great introduction to doing business internationally

By Andre Santana

Dec 27, 2018

Gave me some crucial information for moving on towards the next level os business studies.

By Jahongir Berdiyorov

Dec 22, 2018

This course is really informative, and i got an insight into the global trade.

By Anagha Iyer

Dec 20, 2018

Great knowladge

By SHINTO JOY

Sep 16, 2018

Very Interesting course. Gives a introduction to the International Business and its very interesting. Highly recommended.

By Euriz Anguiano

Sep 10, 2018

Effective!

By bhekumusa confidence mhlongo

Sep 05, 2018

i learnt a lot about trade