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Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.
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Aprox. 14 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...
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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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The Lessons from Rome Part I

In Ancient Rome, merchant organisations very similar to modern firms were critical to capitalising key markets and to solving serious logistical problems to enable a vibrant trading network across the Mediterranean, including, critically, supplying the city of Rome itself with the food its citizens needed to survive. We will examine the Roman grain market and the organisations that operated within that market to ask: what, exactly, is a firm? What led to the firm's evolution? And what is the issue of agency that a firm inevitably entails?...
Reading
5 vídeos (total de (Total 49 mín.) min), 3 leituras, 1 teste
Video5 videos
Introduction 4min
The Problem of Information 10min
The Problem of Transaction Costs8min
Institutional Solutions and The Agency Dilemma 12min
Reading3 leituras
Syllabus & Readings10min
Grading and Logistics10min
Reading & Study Questions10min
Quiz1 exercício prático
One: The Lessons from Rome Part I12min
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2
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The Lessons from Rome Part II

This lecture expands upon the first discussion, drawing from the insights gained about firm organisation in the Ancient world to ask about the effectiveness of the Forced Distribution Ranking Scheme (also known as "stack and rank", "up and out", etc...) to evaluate and promote or terminate employees, widely used by many of today's leading corporations....
Reading
4 vídeos (total de (Total 46 mín.) min), 1 leitura, 1 teste
Video4 videos
Some Drawbacks 12min
Weighing the Method9min
Concluding Lessons from the Roman Grain Market 11min
Reading1 leituras
Reading & Study Questions10min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Two: The Lessons from Rome Part II12min
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3
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What is Innovation?

We live in the innovation economy. Firms have chief innovation officers. Innovation is, so we are told, the key to securing the future. And there are quite literally millions of books on the subject of innovation. So, what does it mean? And is it a useful idea for management? We'll consider both questions. ...
Reading
5 vídeos (total de (Total 50 mín.) min), 1 leitura, 1 teste
Video5 videos
The Box: Explaining Its Introduction 12min
The Box: Conditions for Success8min
The Box: The Story of Failure 8min
Conclusion: Thinking Beyond Innovation 10min
Reading1 leituras
Reading & Study Questions10min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Three: What is Innovation?12min
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The Power of Narrative

What do Hollywood movies, the Synoptic gospels, housing bubbles, Alan Greenspan's monetary policy, and the world's worst merger have in common? This week's lecture will develop a reading of narrative in order to explore a common pitfall that affects many managerial decisions....
Reading
9 vídeos (total de (Total 95 mín.) min), 1 leitura, 1 teste
Video9 videos
Towards a Metacritical Concept of Narrative 13min
Home-Buying as An Investment 10min
Irrationality in The Marketplace 9min
Context Analysis 8min
The Behavior of Market Actors 9min
A Cognitively Dissonant Market?13min
Why Didn't The Federal Reserve Act? 9min
Narrative Structures and Managerial Decisions: Concluding Remarks 8min
Reading1 leituras
Reading & Study Questions10min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Four: The Power of Narrative12min

Instrutores

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Rolf Strom-Olsen

Professor
Humanities

Sobre IE Business School

IE Business School is an internationally recognized business school where the leaders of tomorrow shape their ideas and learn to become global citizens. For over 40 years, IE Business School has promoted innovation and change in organizations, equipping managers with an entrepreneurial mindset that generates employment, wealth, and social well-being. Regularly featured among the top business schools in the world, IE Business School has an urban campus in Madrid and a faculty of more than 400 professors who teach students from approximately 90 countries in its undergraduate and master programs. IE uses innovative online, face-to-face, and blended learning formats, including the IE Communities Platform where knowledge and experiences are exchanged with over 50,000 IE graduates that currently hold management positions in more than 100 countries worldwide....

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