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  • Marketing and SocietyMKTG30007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines the role of marketing in the wider society, beyond its relationship with consumers and shareholders. It looks at the benefits marketing provides, but it also looks at criticisms of marketing in terms of its negative influence on individual consumers and society as a whole. S...

  • Managing in Contemporary OrganisationsMGMT30002

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will examine the management of contemporary organisations with a particular emphasis on understanding link between theory and practice. Subject content will include an introduction to a broad set of perspectives relating to how organizations are managed today, such as, technology, in...

  • Cross-Cultural Management and TeamworkMGMT20007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    As a result of a process of globalisation at both societal and organisational level, it has become increasingly important to be aware of cultural differences and to be able manage culturally diverse organisations. In this subject you will learn about the challenges that managers of both domestic ...

  • Industrial OrganisationECON40007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides an overview of selected topics in industrial organization with applications in antitrust and innovation policy. Industrial organization deals with the structure, management, and performance of firms and markets. It is concerned with firm behaviour and strategy, the implicati...

  • Economic DesignECON40006

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is an introduction to economic design, the interaction of modern economic theory, economic policy and experimental economics. The subject will cover mechanism design, auction theory, contract theory, and the fundamental results on the limits to efficiency in asymmetric information en...

  • Managing InnovationBUSA90495

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Managing Innovation as a powerful and practical way to create value for individuals and organisations, but only if innovators are able to select and exploit the best new ideas. Managing Innovation introduces the critical elements of designing and developing innovative products and services, how ...

  • Case Studies in Microeconomic PolicyECON90068

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will emphasise the application of economic theory and empirical methods to the analysis and development of public policy. The subject will consist of modules, with each module to cover a specific policy application. A module will consist of an introduction to a policy issue, an overv...

  • Financial EconomicsECON90024

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines the economics of financial markets and financial institutions, including a substantial component of financial economic theory and some important current issues in management of financial institutions and evolution of financial markets. Topics include the theory of choice und...

  • Topics in Advanced Economic AnalysisECON90004

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Special topics may be offered from time to time which reflect the interests of permanent and/or visiting members of staff. Details of specific topics to be covered each year will be provided to students a month before the beginning of the semester in which the subject is taught.

  • Economic DesignECON90028

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is an introduction to Economic Design and the interaction of modern economic theory, economic policy and experimental economics. The subject will cover mechanism design, auction theory, contract theory, and the fundamental results on the limits to efficiency in asymmetric information...

  • Consulting PracticeMGMT90192

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject introduces students to the world of consulting through the eyes of practicing consultants. Guest consultants, drawn from leading international and local firms and academia, will introduce students to the ideas, theories and frameworks that are most influential and used in the industr...

  • Marketing for EntrepreneursMKTG90025

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is designed to provide a strong foundation in marketing techniques for startup businesses by reconciling the practical and theoretical concepts of building new brands. This will involve an examination and understanding of various topics including: idea generation, market analysis, cu...

  • Science, Technology & Innovation PolicyMGMT90184

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides those working with funding and the governance of research and innovation with knowledge and insights in areas such as: structured overview of science, technology and innovation (STI) policy (theory and practice);review of the state of the art in tools and methods for fundin...

  • Risk ManagementBUSA90315

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject addresses what risk management is, why companies engage in risk management, and the tools available to manage risk. As part of this, the subject provides an introduction to basic derivative securities such as forward and futures contracts, options, interest rate and currency swaps, a...

  • Predictive AnalyticsMGMT90216

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Predicting key business and economic variables is increasingly important, as it drives both objective decision-making and improved profitability. This course aims to cover the basic forecasting methods used to predict business and economic variables, based on historical data. These include tradit...

  • Data and DecisionsBUSA90059

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Contemporary business is awash in data. Modern business processes and activities usually involve multiple streams of data from areas as diverse as marketing activities, operational processes and financial activities. Therefore, managers are frequently confronted with how to harness these to under...

  • Advanced Strategic ManagementMGMT90200

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines advanced themes and issues in the theory and practice of strategic management. Embedded in the critical examination of competitive advantage as derived from sources internal and external to the firm, this subject is designed to provide students with an appreciation of strate...

  • Advanced Qualitative Research MethodsMGMT90198

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is aimed at students undertaking graduate research programs. The overall aim is to introduce students to advanced methods and techniques commonly used by qualitative researchers in management and marketing research. It provides students with hands-on experience of working with differ...

  • Case Studies in FinanceFNCE90023

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This is a capstone subject for the program consisting of selected case studies from topics including: financial management, investment management, portfolio analysis, derivatives and risk management, mergers and acquisitions, raising capital and other topical issues. The case studies describe act...

  • Portfolio ManagementFNCE90050

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Investment principles, philosophies and processes. Advanced practical applications of modern portfolio theory; the capital asset pricing model; and arbitrage pricing theory. Asset allocation; passive indexed portfolios; actively managed portfolios; and market neutral portfolios. Students will sol...