May 21, 2024  
2016-2017 Saint Joseph’s College Online 
2016-2017 Saint Joseph’s College Online [Archived Catalog]

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MB 660 - Economics

Explores the scientific, philosophical, sociological and political foundations of the field of economics and examines how these forces have continued to influence its practice to the present day. This course explores the implications economics in the future world will have had for the conduct of business and the leading of organizations.

Prerequisites & Notes
MB505, MB560, MB641, MB643

Assignment Overview
Assignments: 10 Week Course 

Interactivity: Discussion Board

Final Assessment: Final Project

Course Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to do the following: 

  • Envision yourself as an organizational leader, greatly aware of competing economic visions of the future. 
  • Effectively research current economic thinking. 
  • Develop effective strategies for leading organizations in light of past, present, and future economic realities. 
  • Begin practicing effective leadership, based on a solid grounding in economic knowledge in your work organization.

Credits: 3

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