This course gives an introduction to strategy theory, strategic analyses and strategic choices that aim to improve businesses’ ability to create and appropriate value.

Course content

  • The adaptive cycle
  • Value creation
  • Business models
  • Strategic analysis of businesses’ external environments
  • Strategic analysis of businesses’ resources and activity set
  • Methods for acquiring and organizing resources and activities
  • Corporate strategy
  • International strategy
  • Strategic trade-offs and choices


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