13 Courses Found

Advanced Strategy: Macro and Micro Dynamics - Specialization Backbone

This course introduces advanced techniques to analyze, quantify, and implement strategies leading to sustainable competitive advantage in dynamic market and nonmarket environments.This focus on strategy dynamics is structured around two independent modules of equal duration. Each module exa…

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Behavioral Strategy - Specialization Courses

Most of what we learn in economics and management assumes that human beings behave as rational agents. This fundamental assumption underlies the equations of economists as well as the analysis of players and observers in financial markets. Over the past few decades, however, research in psyc…

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Advanced Competitive Strategy - Specialization Courses

The course will apply insights from game theory to examine the decisions that managers make regarding key strategic decisions, such as product positioning and reacting to new entrants. Emphasis will be placed on understanding the nature of the strategic interactions among rival firms, antici…

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Competing for Advantage - Thinking Strategically - Specialization Courses

This course offers an introduction to the application of game-theoretic tools and techniques for real-life strategic decision making. The focus of the course is on strategic situations and settings in which payoffs (often profits) to decision makers depend on the actions of others, and a dec…

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Competitive Advantage from Operations - Specialization Courses

This course will study how firms can develop competitive advantage through operations.  We will discuss how firms can determine their required capabilities, assets, and processes. We will consider external and internal measures of a firm’s operations strategy. We will discuss how capaci…

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Geopolitical Shifts & Global Consequences - Specialization Courses

Somewhat like the continental drifts, major geopolitical shifts have ancient origins which evolve slowly until they eventually degenerate into a very sudden cataclysm with brutal and immediate consequences. Geopolitics is basically the study of the influence of political and economic geograp…

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International Business & Tax Law - Specialization Courses

This course offers an overview of business and tax law in a global and international environment. While various business cases are discussed, and their role in managing a multinational company considered, this is not a course detailing the technical features of the business and tax law. Rath…

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Management Consulting - Specialization Courses

Management consultants help organizations analyze and solve some of their most challenging business problems. These problems are typically ill-defined and cross-functional, with several critical unknowns. There is either too little or too much data. Client personnel frequently hold conflicti…

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