This course provides an understanding of the corporation, each of the business functions (to include accounting, finance, marketing, technology, management, and planning), and the relations between and among functions in the operation of the firm.
NOTE: The required readings and materials for this course are provided each week in the Classroom through the LESSONS section. In addition, students are responsible for materials provided in Assignments, Announcements and otherwise by the course Instructor.
Platzek, B. P., Winzker, D., & Pretorius, L. (2011, January). Global business environment: Holistic intrapreneurship. SCMS Journal of Indian Management, 8(1), 96-114
Goedhuys, M., Janz, N., & Mohnen, P. (2008, June). What drives productivity in Tanzanian manufacturing firms: technology or business environment? European Journal of Development Research, 20(2), 199-218. doi:10.1080/09578810802060785
Wu, Q. (2007, November). The making of a market economy in China: Transformation of government regulation of market development. European Law Journal, 13(6), 750-771. doi:10.1111/j.1468-0386.2007.00394.x located in BUSN310 campus guide.
Elekdağ, S. (2008). How does the global economic environment influence the demand for IMF resources? IMF Staff Papers, 55(4), 624-653. doi:10.1057/imfsp.2008.4
Závadský, J., & Lukáš, T. (2010). Simulation and its purpose in implementing of business process management. Advances in Management, 3(3), 9-12
Cultural Intelligence: Living and Working Globally, 2nd ed.- E-book available in the APUS Online Library, link also provided in the classroom Lessons section; hard copy not available from the APUS Bookstore, please try other sources.
Thomas, David C
Democracy is a Good Thing- E-book available in the APUS Online Library, link also provided in the classroom Lessons section
Brookings Institution Press
Government Grief- E-book available in the APUS Online Library, link also provided in the classroom Lessons section
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