67731 - STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT

Scheda insegnamento

Anno Accademico 2021/2022

Conoscenze e abilità da conseguire

The course focuses on the analysis of the most important theories in Strategic Management. At the end of the course, students will be able to analyse a competitive arena, to identify resources and core competences of a firm, to structure make or buy decisions, to discuss diversification choices. They will have a comprehensive view of strategic choices and tools.

Contenuti

The business model canvas

- Competitive Strategy: the Harvard school

- Competitive Strategy: the Resource-based view

- Networks, trust and economic gain

- Make or buy decisions

- Corporate Strategy


Testi/Bibliografia

There si no text but a collection of academic and business articles. The list of readings will be made available to students during the first lesson.

Metodi didattici

Traditional lectures, analysis of cases, of magazine and journal articles.

Modalità di verifica e valutazione dell'apprendimento

Written exam, with a multiple choice section and an open question/exercise. For those who cannot attend the exam, it is possible to have an oral exam on the Teams platform

Group work finalized to prepare and present a business case

Exam grades can be refused.

Grades are defined as follows

• <18 insufficient
• 18-23 sufficient
• 24-27 good
• 28-30 very good
• 30 e lode excellent

 

Strumenti a supporto della didattica

Traditional lectures, analysis of cases, reading of articles, videos.

Orario di ricevimento

Consulta il sito web di Umberto Lago