Course Information
Course Code MSCM 5P82
Course Title Macro-Foundations in Organization Studies
Description Exploration of theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of strategy, strategizing, and macro-forces shaping organizational action. Topics may include historical roots and conceptual foundations; strategy content versus strategy process; neo-institutionalism; decision-making; resource-based and knowledge-based views; strategic change and implementation; the multi-business firm; mergers, acquisitions, and alliances; transaction-cost economics and organizational ecology; and industry dynamics.