GCC Teaching; Wang-Nastansky, Pei: W2540: SIBMMC LOG Lecture 2019 "Sustainable International Business Management in Multinational Corporations", Groupware Competence Center, Paderborn 2019.

Logbook of Module W2540 in SS 2019

THEMES: GCC Teaching\Lecture 2019 SS | Wang-Nastansky, Pei\Teaching
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YEAR: 2019
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Final Case Study
Final Case Study: Themes, time-line, and outline of the final report
MUST be in English

Themes
  • Coca Cola's labor practises in Colombia and environment & product issues in India
  • VW and its Diesel Engine - The German Automotive Industry's impact on social and environmental challenges - Is there growing market for greener and smaller cars?
  • Fair Trade Coffee: Social and Environmental issues and challenges
  • Ikea and Sustainability
  • Cambridge Analytica data breach scandal: ethnic practices at Facebook, and by Mark Zuckerberg
  • Nike past and presents: Sustainability challenges and labor practices in south-east Asia and its new approaches.
  • Wal-Mart's expansion in China and in Africa (e.g. South Africa)
  • Chiquita vs. Dole and Del Monte: Environmental and sustainability issues
  • Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) and Fukushima nuclear plant: environmental and managerial issues
Time-line
  1. 10.05.2019 - Team presentation 30 mins. each
  2. 11.06.2019 - Due date for hand-in Final Written 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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