040032 VO Theory of the International Firm (MA) (2020S)
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Teaching for this course will be conducted via Moodle for the remainder of the 2020 spring/summer term. Please visit the Moodle course regularly for updates!
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
Update due to Covid-19:
Online exam (40 MC questions - 2 open-ended questions)
Turnitin and checkup exams via video conference on selected students will be used to ensure the fairness and quality of the exam.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
a. Positive evaluation of the exam (min. 50 %)
(A) Participation of public lectures - (5 points or 10 points) http://im.univie.ac.at/windsperger/im-public-lectures/?no_cache=1
5 points for at least 3 times participation!
10 points for at least 5 times participation!
(B) Essay (max. 15 points) (5 pages without references; font size 12, 1.5 line spacing) - upload on MOODLE
(https://writingcenter.fas.harvard.edu/pages/essay-structure)DEADLINE: Please upload the essay on Moodle by the end of June!!! Essays submitted later will not be considered in the final course evaluation.
2. specific books/articles regarding the different theories (Details will be published on Moodle).
Forsgren (2015) Theories of the Multinational Firm, Edward Elgar (see Moodle)