BUSINESS HISTORY

BUSINESS HISTORY

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Code
64635
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
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.  Focus and case studies on italian firms and their history

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

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

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Dipartimento di Economia - I floor - office n. 1020 Phone: (+39) 010209 - 5479 Email : piccinno@economia.unige.it due to sanitary emergency rules please contact  the Lecturer by e.mail in order to plan a meeting on Teams For any change see the web page of the course on Aulaweb

Exam Board

LUISA PICCINNO (President)

ANDREA ZANINI

MARINA ROMANI

MARCO DORIA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Modalità didattiche

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

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LESSONS START

First semester

 

ORARI

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

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BUSINESS HISTORY

EXAMS

Exam description

Written examination

Assessment methods

 Written examination with open questions

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
10/06/2021 10:00 GENOVA Scritto
23/06/2021 10:00 GENOVA Scritto
08/07/2021 10:00 GENOVA Scritto
09/09/2021 10:00 GENOVA Scritto

FURTHER INFORMATION

http://www.economia.unige.it/index.php/english/incoming-erasmus-students