JSBA5110 Business in Asia (4 cr)

Study level:
Intermediate studies
Grading scale:
Responsible organisation:
Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics
Curriculum periods:
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020



Course provides students with the understanding of following:
- Brief country reviews in Asia, focus on China, India and its relevance to western markets of Europe and USA
- Positioning of business in Asia: Contexts of culture and organization diversity
- Asian market dynamics, Business entry & creation, consolidation, trade and exits
- Beyond the global financial crisis, emergence and stagnation of emerging economies and road ahead of the "Lost Decade"
- Meeting the Asian business challenge: New growth ventures business designs

Completion methods

Contact intensive teaching course

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course, students will be able to:
- understand the business environment and dynamics in Asian markets
- acknowledge and analyze available growth resourcing options when building a business

Additional information

Visiting professor Dhrubes Biswas, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India. Course co-ordinator: Mari Suoranta

Study materials

Collection of articles and reports

Completion methods

Method 1

Select all marked parts
Parts of the completion methods
Unpublished assessment item