MANAGEMENT

MANAGEMENT

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Code
60023
ACADEMIC YEAR
2016/2017
CREDITS
6 credits during the 2nd year of 8698 Maritime, Logistics and Transport Economics and Business (L-18) GENOVA

6 credits during the 2nd year of 9917 HISTORICAL SCIENCES (LM-84) GENOVA

SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
SECS-P/08
LANGUAGE
Italiano
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Maritime, Logistics and Transport Economics and Business)
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course will provide the concepts, frameworks and techniques useful in order to make correct firm’s strategic decisions. In particular, the focus of the course are the relationships that a firm may develop with its competitive environment, in order to create and sustain a competitive advantage, together with a firm’s resources and capabilities.

Teaching methods

Lectures, case studies and seminars.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

- The concept of strategy
- The sources and dimensions of competitive advantage
- Firms’ goals, values and performance
- The fundamentals of industry analysis
- Managing industry evolution and strategic change
- The analysis of resources and capabilities
- The fundamentals of strategy implementation
 

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

If foreign students choose to study the ordinary syllabus in Italian, they can refer to the italian syllabus. Otherwise, an English syllabus is available, based on the following textbook:

Grant R.M. (2013), Contemporary Strategy Analysis, 8th Edition, Wiley & Sons. Chapters: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: http://www.economia.unige.it/index.php/il-dipartimento/personale/docenti-ad-economia/157-giorgia-profumo

Exam Board

GIORGIA PROFUMO (President)

LARA PENCO

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures, case studies and seminars.

LESSONS START

19 sept. 2016 - 15 dec. 2016 (first semester)

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

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MANAGEMENT

EXAMS

Exam description

The exam is written.

Assessment methods

Written exam with four open-ended questions on all the syllabus.

FURTHER INFORMATION

The course will be taught in Italian. The attendance is not compulsory.