DOING BUS IN BRAZIL
Course Description:MOB7526 Brazil: Doing Business in Brazil 3 credits (Elective Abroad) This course applies and ETA perspective to entrepreneurship in a different country. The primary focus is on opportunity recognition and the potential for new venture creation. The context consists of a variety of institutions and firms in Brazil, focusing on the country's main business center, Sao Paulo, where Brazil's most important financial market and industrial concentration is located. We will also visit Paraty and Rio de Janeiro. The course is organized around the following themes: the context for business in Brazil, developing business issues in Brazil, economic transformation-from import substitution to regional integration, and the social dimension in Brazil.
Course Level:Graduate Elective (Grad)