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STRATEGY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: United Kingdom - England - London School of Economics - 'London School of Economics'
UC Course SubjectBusiness Administration
Number & Suffix: 144 Y
Full UC Title: STRATEGY 
Transcript Title: STRATEGY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 12.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: In this course, students study strategy formulation in firms and its main challenges. The course uses basic economic principles and game theoretic tools to address strategic issues that arise in a firm’s relationships with customers, suppliers, competitors, employees, other organizations, and stakeholders in general. In the first part, students study a firm’s external environment through the formulation of economic models of competition between firms, discuss management tools to carry out industry profitability qualitative analysis, and critically evaluate the literature on the main sources of a sustainable competitive advantage. In the second part, students study a firm’s internal environment by developing economic models that illustrate the trade-offs that firms face to motivate and coordinate their members’ actions, as well as discussing the main factors that explain firm scope. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: STRATEGY 
Partner University Department: Management 
Partner University Course Number: MG301