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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CGMS 691</span>

CGMS 691 The Asian Business Environment


Certificate and Degree Credit
Business Program Area


Prerequisite(s): CGMS 200 or MGT 200 or Direct Entry
Duration: 39 Hours
Fee: $703.66* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment.)
Available through Distance Education


This course examines cultural, demographic, political and economic issues that shape the Asian business environment. The region as a whole is profiled but particular attention is paid to China and India as emerging super powers. The importance of foreign direct investment to the development of this region is underscored as well as the emergence of Asian multinationals and their approach to outward direct investment. The challenges encountered by Western firms in penetrating Asian markets are discussed in detail. Consideration is given to the role of government in business transactions in this part of the world and the need for innovative strategies when dealing with Asian business partners. Special topics will include globalization versus sustainable development and the role of Asian countries in global outsourcing.

Distance Course Outline (subject to change)

Fall 2018
Enrolment for this term is closed.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Fall 2018.
Winter 2019
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Distance Delivery Option
Distance: Internet 14 Jan 2019-13 Apr 2019
Spring/Summer 2019
Priority enrolment is open through RAMSS only for students registered in certificate programs. Regular enrolment begins on February 25, 2019.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Spring/Summer 2019

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