GCC Teaching; Wang-Nastansky, Pei: W2540: SIBMMC LOG Lecture 2014 "Sustainable International Business Management in Multinational Corporations", Groupware Competence Center, Paderborn 2014.

Logbuch zur Veranstaltung

THEMES: GCC Teaching\Lecture 2014 SS | Wang-Nastansky, Pei\Teaching
META STRUCTURES: GCC Teaching\Lecture 2013_SS | PWN\Teaching
YEAR: 2014
PERM. URL: http://gcc.upb.de/K-Pool/Sustainable_IBM_14SS
Final Case Study
Final Case Study: Themes, time-line, and outline of the final report

  1. Coca Cola's labor practises in Colombia and environment & product issues in India
  2. Nike past and presents: Sustainability challenges and labor practices in south-east Asia and its new approaches.
  3. Apple and Foxconn in China: Ethical and labor practices issues
  4. Chiquita vs. Dole and Del Monte: Environmental and sustainability issues
  5. Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) and Fukushima nuclear plant: Environmental and managerial issues
  6. Wal-mart's expansion in China and in Africa
  7. The Bribery Scandal at Siemens AG in 2006 -2007. What type of Business and image Siemens AG is trying to build today?
  8. The German Automotive Industry's impact on social and environmental challenges - Is there growing market for greener and smaller cars?
  1. 20.06.2014: Team presentation 30 mins. each
  2. 20.07.2014 submission of the final report
Outline of the final report

1. Executive Summary of the Company
  • History
  • Products
  • Current business strategy & financial status

2. Issues in Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
  • Case description
  • Ethical, social, and/or environmental violations, and cultural challenges
  • Reactions and actions from the company
  • Results

3. Conclusion
  • Did the company take appropriate steps and actions?
  • What would you do differently?
  • Proposal for future sustainable strategies