"The Impact of Globalization in Latin America" IES - Buenos Aires, 2006
DESCRIPTION: An in-depth analysis of the globalization process and its effects on regional markets, regional economic integration and free trade pacts. US and European business strategies for the Latin American markets.
INSTRUCTOR: Marcelo Simon (MBA, Pace University NY, USA; MS, BS in Industrial Engineering, Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina)
METHOD OF PRESENTATION: Lectures, discussions, writing assignments and visits to business and economic institutions.
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION: English
REQUIRED WORK AND FORM OF ASSESSMENT: Class participation (20%); weekly reports (10%); mid-term exam (25%); final report (15%); and final exam (30%).
- "The Impact of Globalization in Latin America" (M. Simon, January 2006)