GCC Teaching; Wang-Nastansky, Pei: W2540: SIBMMC LOG Lecture 2013 "Sustainable International Business Management in Multinational Corporations"

Logbuch zur Veranstaltung

THEMES: GCC Teaching\Lecture 2013 SS | Wang-Nastansky, Pei\Teaching
META STRUCTURES: GCC Teaching\Lecture 2013_SS | PWN\Teaching
YEAR: 2013
PERM. URL: http://gcc.upb.de/K-Pool/Sustainable_IBM_13SS
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. 24.05. Team presentation 30 mins. each
  2. 20.06. 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