The aim of the module is to give the student an insight into high commitment modes of internationalisation that include equity ownership in the form of minority or majority stakes in International Joint Ventures (IJVs), Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As) and Wholly-Owned Subsidiaries (WOS) resulting from greenfield or brownfield investment.
The student will explore managerial decisions on resource commitment, flexibility, shifts in the mode of foreign market servicing and the influence of context on the combinations of modes of internationalisation will be explored. Furthermore, cooperative strategies and relationship challenges involved in these internationalisation modes will be discussed.
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary knowledge on:
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary skills in:
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary competences in:
For information see § 17.
|Name of exam||Equity Modes of Internationalisation|
|Type of exam|
Written or oral examIndividual examination.
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Equity Modes of Internationalisation|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Economics and Business Administration|
|Department||Aalborg University Business School|
|Faculty||Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities|