Checking date: 15/03/2018

Course: 2019/2020

Corporate Governance
Study: Master in Management (262)

Coordinating teacher: KAVADIS , NIKOLAOS

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Business Administration

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Description of contents: programme
The contents included in this course can be summarized as follows: ¿ Vision, mission and strategic purpose. ¿ Strategic results. The interest groups. Alternative views to profit maximizing companies. ¿ External analysis: Opportunities and threats in the activity sectors. ¿ Internal analysis: Strengths and weaknesses of the company. How to generate value for customers through resources and capabilities. Analysis of the value chain. ¿ Competitive dynamics. Benchmarking. Multimarket competition. ¿ Competitive strategy and business models. Strategy and stages of industry development. ¿ Analysis of strategic decisions of the organization: Vertical integration. Diversification. Internationalization. Offshoring. Restructuring Mergers and Acquisitions. Collaboration agreements. Business networks ¿ Corporate governance and strategic decisions: Control mechanisms and incentives.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.