GCC Teaching; Wang-Nastansky, Pei: W2540: SIBMMC LOG Lecture 2013 "Sustainable International Business Management in Multinational Corporations"

Logbuch zur Veranstaltung

THEMES: GCC Teaching\Lecture 2013 SS | Wang-Nastansky, Pei\Teaching
META STRUCTURES: GCC Teaching\Lecture 2013_SS | PWN\Teaching
YEAR: 2013
PERM. URL: http://gcc.upb.de/K-Pool/Sustainable_IBM_13SS
 
Final Case Study
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Final Case Study: Themes, time-line, and outline of the final report

Themes
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  1. Coca Cola's labor practises in Colombia and environment & product issues in India
  2. Nike past and presents: Sustainability challenges and labor practices in south-east Asia and its new approaches.
  3. Apple and Foxconn in China: Ethical and labor practices issues
  4. Chiquita vs. Dole and Del Monte: Environmental and sustainability issues
  5. Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) and Fukushima nuclear plant: Environmental and managerial issues
  6. Wal-mart's expansion in China and in Africa
  7. The Bribery Scandal at Siemens AG in 2006 -2007. What type of Business and image Siemens AG is trying to build today?
  8. The German Automotive Industry's impact on social and environmental challenges - Is there growing market for greener and smaller cars?
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Time-line
  1. 24.05. Team presentation 30 mins. each
  2. 20.06. submission of the final report
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Outline of the final report

1. Executive Summary of the Company
  • History
  • Products
  • Current business strategy & financial status

2. Issues in Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
  • Case description
  • Ethical, social, and/or environmental violations, and cultural challenges
  • Reactions and actions from the company
  • Results

3. Conclusion
  • Did the company take appropriate steps and actions?
  • What would you do differently?
  • Proposal for future sustainable strategies
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