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Lovely Professional University, Punjab

Course Code

Course Title

Course Planner

MGN514

INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENT AND


MANAGEMENT
Courses with conceptual focus

13530::Ashwani Panesar

Course Category

Lectures

Tutorials Practicals Credits

3.0

1.0

0.0

4.0

TextBooks
Sr No

Title

Author

T-1

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
ENVIRONMENTS AND
OPERATIONS

Edition

Year

Publisher Name

DANIELS,
12th
RADEBAUGH,
SULLIVAN & SALWAN

2011

PEARSON PRINTICE-HALL

Reference Books
Sr No

Title

Author

Edition

Year

Publisher Name

R-1

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
ENVIRONMENT AND
MANAGEMENT

V.K. BHALLA AND S.


SHIVA RAMU

13th

2010

ANMOL PUBLICATIONS

Other Reading
Sr No

Journals articles as Compulsary reading (specific articles, complete reference)

OR-1

Terms in International Business: Competing In the Global Marketplace, by Charles W.L. Hill, Irwin/ McGraw-Hill, 1997 ,

OR-2

Article on risk Management in International Business By April Xuemei Hou ,

OR-3

"Why innovative business projects fail", Henk W. Volberda, Frans A. J. Van Den Bosch & J. Henri Burgers,,RSM Insight,March 2010. ,

OR-4

Detailed article on history of european union at http://www.parliament.ge/files/1_901_108571_2.pdf ,

OR-5

Article on Whether regional trade agreements are blessing or burden ,

OR-6

Rubric scale ,

Relevant Websites
Sr No

(Web address) (only if relevant to the course)

Salient Features

RW-1

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-03-21/russia-ukraine-crisis-threatens-europeeconomy-cutting-research.html

Political instability and Impact of Russia-Ukraine crises on various


countries

RW-2

http://www.fao.org/docrep/005/x0513e/x0513e16.htm

Factors determing Indian sugar production and its comparative advantage

RW-3

http://www.state.gov/e/rls/rmk/2010/149187.htm

New Patterns of Investment in the Global Economy: Implications for U.S.


Leadership

RW-4

http://db.lib.uidaho.edu/ereserve/courses/b/business/380_01/smith.pdf

Theory of Comparative and absolute advantage

RW-5

http://db.lib.uidaho.edu/ereserve/courses/b/business/380_01/tarpart1.pdf

Government influence on Trade

RW-6

http://www.wto.org/english/res_e/statis_e/statis_e.htm

For Latest updates on WTO

RW-7

http://www.forbes.com/sites/stratfor/2014/01/07/nafta-and-the-future-of-canadamexico-and-the-united-states/2/

NAFTA And The Future Of Canada, Mexico And The United States

RW-8

http://businesstoday.intoday.in/story/rupee-dollar-value-drop-factors-forfall/1/21881.html

How Valuation of currency is done.

RW-9

http://www.un.org/en/development/desa/policy/proj_link/documents/presentations03/bi Discussion on Iraq war and the global economy


vens_0403.PDF

RW-10

http://economicsandpeace.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/The-EconomicConsequences-of-War-on-US-Economy.pdf

Discussion on Economic Consequences of a war

RW-11

http://smallbusiness.chron.com/manage-change-business-2524.html

How to manage change in business

RW-12

http://2012books.lardbucket.org/books/challenges-and-opportunities-in-internationalbusiness/s10-02-what-is-the-role-of-the-imf-an.html

Role of IMF and World Bank

RW-13

http://apps.who.int/medicinedocs/documents/s16764e/s16764e.pdf

The Impact of Tariff and Non Tariff Barriers on Drugs

RW-14

http://www.kpmg.com/Global/en/IssuesAndInsights/ArticlesPublications/globalmanufacturing-outlook/Documents/performance-in-the-crosshairs-v3.pdf

The 2014 Global Manufacturing Outlook

RW-15

http://www.voxeu.org/

Resources for Developments in the area of International Trade &


Economy

RW-16

http://epublications.bond.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1003&context=cgej

Globalisation and CSR

RW-17

http://entrepreneurs.about.com/od/beyondstartup/a/jointventures.htm

Introduction to Joint Venture

RW-18

http://www.manzellareport.com/index.php/strategies-section/310-is-internationalexpansion-through-a-joint-venture-or-foreign-acquisition-right-for-your-company

International Expansion through Joint Venture

RW-19

http://www.im.wiso.uni-erlangen.de/download/Vortrag_Rogers.pdf

International Business Negotiations

RW-20

http://db.lib.uidaho.edu/ereserve/courses/b/business/380_01/coeval.pdf

Country Evaluation and Selection Parameters

RW-21

http://www.globalization101.org/what-is-globalization/

Discussion on Globalization

RW-22

http://www.s-cool.co.uk/a-level/economics/why-trade/revise-it/why-do-countries-trade

Why countries Trade?

RW-23

http://www.oecd.org/std/its/37350973.pdf

How are services being internationalized ?

RW-24

http://www.globalization101.org/uploads/File/IMF/imfall.pdf

Key Facts of IMF and World Bank

LTP week distribution: (LTP Weeks)

Detailed Plan For Lectures

Weeks before MTE

Weeks After MTE

Spill Over

Week
Lecture
Number Number

Broad Topic(Sub Topic)

Week 1

Overview of International
Business Environment
(Introduction to International
Business)

Lecture 1

Chapters/Sections of Other Readings,


Text/reference
Relevant Websites,
books
Audio Visual Aids,
software and Virtual
Labs
T-1:Chapter 1

OR-1

Lecture Description

Learning Outcomes Pedagogical Tool Live Examples


Demonstration/
Case Study /
Images /
animation / ppt
etc. Planned

Lecture:1.L T P Credits and text


book of the course.
2.Course assessment
model i.e marks breakup, proposed CA model
etc.
3. How the relevant
resources which could
be used for better
understanding of the
course.
4.A brief about the
objectives and course
contents.
Lecture 2:-Various
Terminologies to be
used in the subject.
Lecture 3:-To discuss
about
International business
and why companies
engage in International
business.

Lecture 1:To make


students well-verse
with the flow of the
subject.
Lecture 2:To make
students well versed
with the various
terms to be used in
the subject.
Lecture 3:-Students
will
comprehend on
International
Business and its types

Lecture 1:-Text
Article
Book,Newspaper,C Discussion
ourse file
Lecture 2:-Article
of Wall Street
Journal
Lecture 3:-

Week 1

Lecture 2

Overview of International
Business Environment
(Introduction to International
Business)

T-1:Chapter 1

OR-1

Lecture:1.L T P Credits and text


book of the course.
2.Course assessment
model i.e marks breakup, proposed CA model
etc.
3. How the relevant
resources which could
be used for better
understanding of the
course.
4.A brief about the
objectives and course
contents.
Lecture 2:-Various
Terminologies to be
used in the subject.
Lecture 3:-To discuss
about
International business
and why companies
engage in International
business.

Lecture 1:To make


students well-verse
with the flow of the
subject.
Lecture 2:To make
students well versed
with the various
terms to be used in
the subject.
Lecture 3:-Students
will
comprehend on
International
Business and its types

Lecture 1:-Text
Article
Book,Newspaper,C Discussion
ourse file
Lecture 2:-Article
of Wall Street
Journal
Lecture 3:-

Lecture 3

Overview of International
Business Environment
(Introduction to International
Business)

T-1:Chapter 1

OR-1

Lecture:1.L T P Credits and text


book of the course.
2.Course assessment
model i.e marks breakup, proposed CA model
etc.
3. How the relevant
resources which could
be used for better
understanding of the
course.
4.A brief about the
objectives and course
contents.
Lecture 2:-Various
Terminologies to be
used in the subject.
Lecture 3:-To discuss
about
International business
and why companies
engage in International
business.

Lecture 1:To make


students well-verse
with the flow of the
subject.
Lecture 2:To make
students well versed
with the various
terms to be used in
the subject.
Lecture 3:-Students
will
comprehend on
International
Business and its types

Lecture 1:-Text
Article
Book,Newspaper,C Discussion
ourse file
Lecture 2:-Article
of Wall Street
Journal
Lecture 3:-

Week 2

Week 3

Lecture 4

Overview of International
Business Environment
(Globalization and Society)

T-1:Chapter 5

RW-21

To discuss process of
Globalization and its
need for building a
better society

To make students
understand the key
concepts of
Globalization and its
effect.

Case Study
Ecomagination and
the
Global greening of
GE, Text Book
Page 183

Lecture 5

Overview of International
Business Environment
(Globalization and Society)

T-1:Chapter 5

RW-21

To discuss process of
Globalization and its
need for building a
better society

To make students
understand the key
concepts of
Globalization and its
effect.

Case Study
Ecomagination and
the
Global greening of
GE, Text Book
Page 183

Lecture 6

Overview of International
Business Environment
(Social Environment)

T-1:Chapter 1 and
Chapter 5

Lecture 7

Overview of International
Business Environment
(Political and Legal
Environment)

T-1:Chapter 3

RW-1

To discuss the various To make Students


components of Political understand the
and
different Political and
Legal Environmen
Legal Systems and
their
out come for Global
Trade

Case Study
Anglo American
PLC
in South Africa,
Text
Book Page 212

Lecture 8

Overview of International
Business Environment
(Economic Environment)

T-1:Chapter 4

RW-10

To discuss global
economic environment
and its importance for
business firms

Case Study
Economic
Conundrums and
the
Comeback of
Emerging
Economies,
Text Book, Page
139

Lecture 9

Overview of International
Business Environment
(Technological
Environment)

RW-11

To discuss technological Students will be


Discussion
facilitated to think
environment
about new technology

To discuss Social
To make students
White Board and
Environment before and comprehend the
Class Discussion
after Globalization
changing Social
Structure and will co
relate with
Globalization

Students would
develop
skills of analysing
macro economic
environment and will
corelate with micro
environment of the
firm

and will better


equiped
to face challanges of
technological
obscelence
Week 4

Lecture 10 Trade and Investment


Theories(Recent World
Trade and Investment
Patterns)

RW-3

Various trends of the


World trade

Students will analyse Class Discussion


and understand facts
and figure of World
Trade so they can
take logical
decisions

Ukraine/Russia
Crises

Failure of
Kodak,Phillips

Week 4

Lecture 11 Trade and Investment


Theories(Factor Mobility
theory)

T-1:Chapter 6

To understand Factor
Mobility Theory

To make students
White
understand the
board,Discussion
planning and decision

None

making
in international
marketing.

Week 5

Lecture 12 Trade and Investment


Theories(Theory of Absolute
Advantage)

T-1:Chapter 6

RW-4

To understand Absolute To make students


White
Advantage Theory
understand that how a Board,Discussion
country gets Absolute and article
advantage.

Japan's
Automobile
Growth

Lecture 13 Trade and Investment


Theories(Theory of
Comparative Advantage)

T-1:Chapter6

RW-2

To understand
To make students
Article and
Comparative Advantage understand that how a Discussion
country gets
Theory
comparative
advantage.

Japan's
Automobile
Growth

Lecture 14 Trade and Investment


Theories(Trade Pattern
Theories)

T-1:Chapter6

RW-22

Countries trade,types of To make students


products and why they understand how,
trade.
what and with whom
do
countries trade.

Case
China's trade
Latin America An Surplus
Outsourcing
Discussion
Destination, Text
Book, Page 255

Lecture 15 Trade and Investment


Theories(Governmental
Influence on Trade and
Investments)

T-1:Chapter7

RW-5

To understand role of
Governement on Trade
and Investments

Students will learn


and
analyze infulence of
political system on
economic activities

White Board and


Discussion

How to finalize that


with which country
should we trade .

Students will develop White


None
Board,Articles and
skills of
Discussion
identification,
evaluation and
finalization of the
trading partners

Trade and Investment


Theories(Determination of
Trading Partners)

Week 6

T-1:Chapter15

Lecture 16 Trade and Investment


Theories(Interdependence
and Dependence)

T-1:Chapter 7 and
Chapter8

To discuss economic
relation ships with other
countries and economic
cooperation

To impart
knowledge about
Govt
influence on trade,
relations among govt
and relations among
organizations

Discussion
Case Study
Making the
Emperors
New Clothes, Text
Book, Page 265

Lecture 17 Role of International


Organizations and
Internationalization of Firms
(Cross National Cooperation
and Agreements)

T-1:Chapter 7 and
Chapter 8

To discuss Cross
National Cooperation
and Agreements

Students would
realize
importance of
international
cooperation
and agreements

Discussion

China's
Intervention in
Currency

Discussion On
NAFTA

Week 6

Lecture 18 Role of International


Organizations and
Internationalization of Firms
(Tariff and Non Tariff
Barriers)

T-1:Chapter 7

RW-13

To understand Trade
Barriers

Enabling students to
come across tariff
and
non tariff barriers and

Discussion
Case Study
US Cuban Trade,
Text
Book, Page 288

USA's
Imposition of
Various Barriers
on China

methods to deal with


them
Week 7

Lecture 19 Role of International


Organizations and
Internationalization of Firms
(WTO)

T-1:Chapter8

RW-6

To understand GATT
and WTO

To inform Students White Board


about
reasons of emergence
of GATT and WTO,
their contribution in
World Trade

Week 8

Lecture 20 Role of International


Organizations and
Internationalization of Firms
(Regional Blocks)

T-1:Chapter8

OR-5

To discuss about
Regional issues and
regional trade
agreements

To make students
White Board and
understand the
Discussion
different
Regional Blocks and
their success.

NAFTA's sucess
story

Lecture 21 Role of International


Organizations and
Internationalization of Firms
(Regional Blocks)

T-1:Chapter8

OR-5

To discuss about
Regional issues and
regional trade
agreements

To make students
White Board and
understand the
Discussion
different
Regional Blocks and
their success.

NAFTA's sucess
story

Lecture 22 Role of International


Organizations and
Internationalization of Firms
(International Production
and Issues)

T-1:Chapter 17

RW-14

To discuss Global
Manufacturing and
Supply Chain
Management

To make students
understand the
various
manufacturing and
supply challenges
and
to find strategies to
over
come them during
International
Operations

Report Discussion

RW-23

To discuss
Internationalization of
Services

Students will
inculcate
skills for
Internationalization
of
Services

Article and
Discussion

To discuss Operations
Management
and Revision

Students will develop White Board and


article discussion
insight about
Operational Aspects

Lecture 23 Role of International


Organizations and
Internationalization of Firms
(Internationalization of
Services)

Lecture 24 Role of International


Organizations and
Internationalization of Firms
(Operation Management in
International Firms)

T-1:Chapter 17

MID-TERM

None

Week 9

Lecture 25 International Financial


Markets(World Financial
Environment)

T-1:Chapter9

Lecture 26 International Financial


Markets(Foreign Exchange
Market Mechanism)

T-1:Chapter9

Lecture 27 International Financial


Markets(Determinants of
Exchange Rates)

T-1:Chapter10

Week 10 Lecture 28 International Financial


Markets(Euro Currency
Markets)
Lecture 29 International Financial
Markets(Offshore Financial
Centres)

Lecture 30 International Financial


Markets(International
Banks)

Week 11 Lecture 31 International Financial


Markets(Stock Markets)

Lecture 32 Globalization and


International Trade(Global
Competitiveness)

T-1:Chapter 10 and
Chapter 19

To give introduction of Students will develop Class Discussion


various
International Financial insights about
Markets
International
Financial
Markets and
associated
activities
RW-8

T-1:Chapter 9 and
Chapter 19

T-1:Chapter 9

To elaborate Foreign
Students will become Class Discussion
Exchange Markets and
how the valuation of the familiar with Foreign
currency is done.
Exchange and
mechanism of the
market
To study Determinants
of Exchange Rates

OR-4

RW-12
RW-24

None

To familiarize the
students with the
mechanism of
Exchange Rates
Determination

Discussion

China's
Exchange Rate
Intervention

To learn about Euro and To make students


Euro Currency Market develop insight
about European
Financial Markets

Class Discussion

To discuss International To make students


Financial Centres
understand
about Financial
Center of the World

Class Discussion

None

To discuss about various To make students


understand
International Banks
about
involved in the smooth the major
functioning of
International
international trade
Banks

Class Discussion

Latest reports of
Funding of IMF

T-1:Chapter 19

To discuss about Stock


Markets

Students will get fair Articles and


information about
Discussion
Stock
Markets

Impact of War
on stock
Exchanges

T-1:Chapter11

To discuss the
parameters that provide
better Global
Competitiveness

To make students
aware
about Global
Competitiveness of
firms

China's Growth
story

Class Discussion

Week 11 Lecture 33 Globalization and


International Trade(Export
Management)

T-1:Chapter13

Week 12 Lecture 34 Globalization and


International Trade(Joint
Ventures Technology and
Global Competition)

T-1:Chapter14

Lecture 35 Globalization and


International Trade
(Globalization and Human
Resource Development)

RW-17
RW-18

T-1:Chapter20

Class Discussion

To discuss about Joint


Ventures and Global
competition

To develop skills
Article and
about
discussion
entering in to
International Markets

Walmart's Entry
into country like
India

None

Homework3

Week 13 Lecture 37 International Strategic


Management(Globalization
with Social Responsibility)

Lecture 38 International Strategic


Management(World
Economic Growth and
Environment)

Week 14 Lecture 40 International Strategic


Management(International
Business Diplomacy)

To prepare students
for
Export Management
and entry mode like
Licensing

To discuss Global HRM To analyse HR


Class Discussion
and managing
Environment and
expatriates and Revision Challenges at
International Level
and
to find best available
solutions

Lecture 36

Lecture 39 International Strategic


Management(Country
Evaluation and Selection)

To discuss Export
Management and
Licensing

T-1:Chapter12

RW-16

To discuss affect of
globalization on Social
Responsibility

To make Students
Article and White
understand the
board
concept of Social
Responsibility in
light of globalization.

Tata Group view


of Business

RW-15

To discuss the various


elements of World
Economic Growth

To make students
understand the
various elements of
World Economy

World Bank's
Latest data on
various
countries growth

RW-20

To discuss methods of
Country Evaluation

Students will develop Brain Storming


Case Study
skills of evaluation
GE in India, Text
and
Book, P 483
selection of country
for
International Trade

T-1:Chapter12

Lecture 41 International Strategic


Management(Negotiating an
International Business)

T-1:Chapter11 and
Chapter16

Lecture 42 International Strategic


Management(Issues in Asset
Protection)

T-1:Chapter3

Discussion

To discuss diplomacy in Students will develop Class Discussion


and White board
International Business skills of handling
International Issues
Diplomatically
RW-19

To discuss role of
negotiation in
International Business

To make Students
Article,Newspaper
understand the
Discussion
various skills
involved in effective
negotiation.

To discuss the various


issues of
Asset Protection

Students will analyse Class discussion


and learn strategies of
Asset Protection

USA's
Invervention

Week 15 Lecture 43 International Strategic


Management(Multilateral
Settlements)

T-1:Chapter8

To discuss Multilateral
Settlements

To Make students
understand about
Multilateral Issues
and
Settlements

Lecture 44 International Strategic


Management(External
Relations Approach)

T-1:Chapter 11

To discuss importance
of
International Relations

Lecture 44:- Students White Board and


will analyze
Discussion
and enrich with skills
of
External Relations in
World Trade
Lecture 45:- To clear
the doubts of the
students pertaining to
international business

Lecture 45 International Strategic


Management(External
Relations Approach)

T-1:Chapter 11

To discuss importance
of
International Relations

Lecture 44:- Students White Board and


will analyze
Discussion
and enrich with skills
of
External Relations in
World Trade
Lecture 45:- To clear
the doubts of the
students pertaining to
international business

SPILL OVER
Week 16 Lecture 46

Spill Over

Lecture 47

Spill Over

Lecture 48

Spill Over

Scheme for CA:


Component
Homework

Frequency

Out Of
2

3
Total :-

Details of Academic Task(s)

Each Marks Total Marks


15

30

15

30

Class Discussion

AT No.

Objective

Topic of the Academic Task

Nature of Academic Task


(group/individuals/field
work

Evaluation Mode

Allottment /
submission Week

HW3

To evaluate
conceptual and
analytical skills of
students.

A test would be conducted to evaluate conceptual and analytical


skills of students which would be based on topics covered up to
10 th week. 4 questions of 10 marks each and 1 question of 5
marks will be there in the test.

Individual

Performance in the
test

12 / 12

HW2

To enhance
conceptual and
analytical skills of
students

Students would be allocated with different industries of different


countries and student will submit industry analysis report.

Individual

As per the Rubric


Scale

3/7

HW1

To develop team
In the second week, the faculty will allocate cases to student
work, analytical and groups. Students would submit PPTs in the third week only and
presentation skills
from the third week presentations would start.
among students.

Group

Case Analysis - 30
marks, Presentation
- 15 marks

2 / 11

Plan for Tutorial: (Please do not use these time slots for syllabus coverage)
Tutorial No.

Lecture Topic

Type of pedagogical tool(s) planned


(case analysis,problem solving test,role play,business game etc)

Tutorial1

Discussion on Reports, News articles related to International


Business & Environment

Discussion

Tutorial2

Discussion on Reports, New Articles related to International


Business & Environment

Discussion

Tutorial3

Case Based Presentation by student groups

Case Analysis

Tutorial4

Case Based Presentation by student groups

Case Analysis

Tutorial5

Case Based Presentation by student groups

Case Analysis

Tutorial6

Case Based Presentation by student groups

Case Analysis

Tutorial7

Case Based Presentation by student groups

Case Analysis

Tutorial8

Discussion on Reports, News articles related to International


Business & Environment

Discussion

Tutorial9

Case Based Presentation by student groups

Case Analysis

Tutorial10

Case Based Presentation by student groups

Case Analysis

Tutorial11

Case Based Presentation by student groups

Case Analysis

Tutorial12

Case Based Presentation by student groups

Case Analysis

Tutorial13

Discussion on Reports, latest News, Articles related to International Class Discussion


Business & Environment

After Mid-Term

Tutorial14

Avon Calls on Foreign Markets

Tutorial15

Toyatas European Drive

Case Analysis
Case Analysis