Introduction to International Business and Finance
Analyze the international business and financial environment by gaining a comprehensive understanding of fundamental terms and principles and by examining the dynamics of the global economy within comparative cultural, political, and legal frameworks. In this course, special emphasis is given to the strategies and tactics behind international business operations, which are the major engines of world economic growth. Discuss basic concepts related to foreign exchange rates, working capital management techniques, financing sources available to multinational corporations, and the risks involved in direct foreign investment. Learn practical ways of identifying potential business opportunities and capitalizing on regional competitive advantages by properly planning and implementing trade and marketing operations. Gain an introduction to the primary factors that govern international business and financial operations, and learn how to develop and implement winning business strategies.
You'll Walk Away with
- An understanding of how sound business decisions are made and how winning business strategies are developed and implemented
- The basic concepts related to foreign exchange rates, working capital management techniques, financing sources available to multinational corporations, and the risks involved in direct foreign investment
- Professionals with little to no knowledge of finance
- Students interested in a career in finance