An analysis of the management policies of the multinational business corporation in Canada and the world. Topics covered: the evolution of the multinational corporation, its organization, structure, planning and goals. Also covered are business strategies including marketing, production, logistics, technology, personnel and labour relations, finance, investment and acquisition, and ownership, concerns of host countries including Canada, and policies for host governments. Lectures, discussion, and case problems. (Formerly IBS 724 and MGT 724)
This course requires students to be online for live lectures weekly at the scheduled time. Details will be included in your course outline available on the first day of class.
Prerequisite: CGMS 401
or MGT 401 or HTF 506 or Direct Entry