[ 978GBICEBC10 ] Module The European Business Context and Governance Structures

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5 ECTS Accumulative module examination M2 - Master's programme 2. year Business Administration Werner Auer-Rizzi Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Master's programme Joint Master's Program Global Business - Canada/Taiwan 2020W
  • Students acquire a profound knowledge of the economic, social, legal and historical background of the European Union.
  • Students are able to understand the governance structures within Europe and to make a comparative analysis between the regions participating in the programme.
  • Legal Perspectives of the European Union (EU Institutions; law making; EU/domestic policies, free movement of persons, goods and services; competition policy)
  • Austria's history in an European context
  • Milestones of EU integration
  • EU-integration and globalization
  • Business government relations
  • Impact of EU integration on Austrian economy
  • Selected EU policy topics
  • The Austrian social and economic partnership; labour market and industrial relations
  • Comparison of governance structures in the three countries Austria, Canada, and Taiwan (firm level, interfirm/industry level, national level, supranational level)
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