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BUSA 4800

Management Policy for BMGT, BUSA, HRMG, ITMG

Lecture Information

Week
Term A Topics
Text Book Reading
Additional Readings
1 4-Jan Chapters 1, 2  
2
11-Jan
Chapter 3
3
18-Jan
Note, ch 6  
4
25-Jan
Chapter 4, 5
Porter, Michael "How Competitive Forces Shape Strategy" (HBR) 1979; ``Generic Competitive Strategies" Chapters 1 and 2; Lecture Notes on Porter's
5
1-Feb
Chapter 6
6
8-Feb
 
7
15-Feb
 
Additional (if time permits):
8
22-Feb

Mixed strategies  And Midterm Review

 
9
3-Mar
Midterm Case: NAPSTER    

Midterm: Theory:

Game Theory Study Questions

  Selected Answers CLICK HERE
 

Read: Chapters 2-6 of Text, Porter's Papers:

   
10 8-Mar SPRING BREAK    
 
     
 
Week
Term B Topics
Cap and Trade reading
1 15-Mar    
2 22-Mar   Additional Lecture Slides (for review)
3 29-Mar Best Response Functions (review slides)

Envronmental Assessment

4 05-Apr Franchising

Self-selection and sorting

5 12-Apr Uncertainty

Environment and Pollution

6 19-Apr Global Strategies

Updated Carbon Lecture (2015) Additional Slides (Steve Yallouz Lectures)

7 26-Apr Steve - Environmental Lecture

Leadership and Ethics

8 03-May

Steve - Big Data Lecture

Carbon problem part 1

9 10-May Bob - Hiring Lecture

Carbon problem part 2

10

17-May

NO LECTURE THIS WEEK

Not For Profit (Steve) 

   

FINAL EXAM STUDY INFORMATION

Twin Deficits (international trade)

   

There will be one exam in the final exam week. There will be some questions based on Harlequin 84 (see below)

Review all the lecture slides and readings.

Format will be similar to midterm (theory portion)b

 
       
    Study Questions For THEORY Portion of FINAL  
    Questions for Harlequin 84  
       
    Selected Answers for Theory Study Questions