BUS 375

Issues in International Business

This seminar touches upon the following subject areas: modern European political-economic historical development that led to the organization of the European Union; examination of the major institutions of the Community; an analysis of ongoing issues (such as the evolution of the euro as a common EU currency; a common agricultural policy; a common foreign policy; the harmonization of national laws; establishment of common standards; freedom of movement, residence, and employment). Sessions are also devoted to an examination of the EU's external relations (political, trade, military) and to European organizational and managerial styles.

Prerequisites: Junior or Senior standing