BUSINESS HISTORY

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Code
64635
ACADEMIC YEAR
2017/2018
CREDITS
6 credits during the 1st year of 8707 MANAGEMENT (LM-77) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
SECS-P/12
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (MANAGEMENT )
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Course description

In this course, the origins, the development, and the growth of businesses are studied. The course traces the beginnings of business enterprise and describes its development from the Industrial Revolution to nowadays, focusing on some significant issues such as globalization, entrepreneurship, corporate governance, technology, innovation, and economic theory.

 

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

In this course, the origins, the development, and the growth of businesses are studied. The course traces the beginnings of business enterprise and describes its development from the Industrial Revolution to nowadays, focusing on some significant issues such as globalization, entrepreneurship, corporate governance, technology, innovation, and economic theory.

TEACHING METHODS

Modalità didattiche

Frontal lectures, case studies, small groups works, seminars on specific themes

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SYLLABUS/CONTENT

In this course, the origins, the development, and the growth of businesses are studied. The course traces the beginnings of business enterprise and describes its development from the Industrial Revolution to nowadays, focusing on some significant issues such as globalization, entrepreneurship, corporate governance, technology, innovation, and economic theory.

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

F. Amatori, A. Colli, Business History: Complexities and Comparisons, Routledge, 2011

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: see the web page of the course on Aulaweb

Exam Board

LUISA PICCINNO (President)

MARIA STELLA ROLLANDI

MARINA ROMANI

ANDREA ZANINI

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Modalità didattiche

Frontal lectures, case studies, small groups works, seminars on specific themes

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LESSONS START

Sem: 1°

 

Class schedule

BUSINESS HISTORY

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

Written examination

ASSESSMENT METHODS

 Written examination with open questions

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
09/01/2018 09:30 GENOVA Scritto
23/01/2018 09:30 GENOVA Scritto
08/02/2018 09:30 GENOVA Scritto
06/06/2018 09:30 GENOVA Scritto
04/07/2018 09:30 GENOVA Scritto
13/09/2018 09:30 GENOVA Scritto