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Managing the Risks in a Global Environment


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Course level: Graduate

This course evaluates alternative practices to manage risk in a global environment. Topics include measuring cultural implications, as well as economic, financial, and political risks. Students will utilize models to evaluate instruments of global investment and predict where to invest internationally. Competency A: Assess contemporary economic, financial, and political risks in doing business globally. Competency B: Apply a global mindset, including a cultural lens to risk assessment. Competency C: Determine characteristics of different ethical leadership styles for risk management in the global environment. Competency D: Develop grand strategies to mitigate risk in the global marketplace. Competency E: Identify investment strategies for a global enterprise.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Defining Risk in a Global Environment

Current and Emerging Risk in the Global Environment

Influence of the Global Mindset on Risk Assessment

Global Risk Analysis Through a Cultural Lens

Ethical Leadership in Risk Management

Financial Risk and the Global Organization

Transition to the Global Marketplace

Entering the Global Marketplace


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