Management of International Competitiveness

Major: International Economic Relations
Code of subject: 7.292.01.E.30
Credits: 4.00
Department: Management and International Business
Lecturer: Ph.D. in Economics, Assoc. Professor Kara N.I.
Semester: 2 семестр
Mode of study: денна
Learning outcomes: The study of the discipline involves the formation and development of students' competencies: general: - ability to identify and solve complex specialized problems and practical problems, generate new ideas in the field of international economic relations and / or in the learning process, which involves research and / or innovation and are characterized by complexity and uncertainty of conditions and requirements; - ability to search, process and analyze information from various sources. professional: - ability to make informed decisions on the establishment of international economic relations at all levels of their implementation; - ability to assess the scale of global firms and their position in world markets; - ability to apply the principles of social responsibility in the activities of the subjects of international economic relations and analysis of their impact on the economic development of the country; - ability to develop corporate social responsibility as a factor in ensuring the competitiveness of the international business entity; - ability to effectively use in practice theories and concepts in the field of education and implementation of international economic relations.
Required prior and related subjects: prerequisite: Management, Global Economy, International Strategic Management co-requisite: International Venture Activity, International Economic Relations
Summary of the subject: Competition in a market economy. Competitiveness of goods and services in the international market. Analysis and evaluation of international competitiveness of enterprises. Strategies of international competitiveness of enterprises. Management system of international competitiveness of enterprises. Modern competition policies of countries and their effectiveness. Global competitiveness.
Assessment methods and criteria: current control (30%): laboratory work, tasks, oral examination; final control (70%): testing (50%), oral answer (20%)
Recommended books: 1. Kuzmin OE Management of international competitiveness of the enterprise: a textbook / OE Kuzmin, NI Horbal. ? Lviv: Compact-LV, 2005. ? 304 p. 2. Piddubny IO Management of international competitiveness of the enterprise: a textbook / Ed. prof. IO Piddubny, OI Piddubny, AI Piddubna. ? Kharkiv: VD "INZHEK", 2010. ? 312 p. 3. Ponomarenko VS Management of international competitiveness of the enterprise: a textbook / VS Ponomarenko, LI Piddubna. ? 2nd edition. - Kharkiv: VD "INZHEK", 2012. ? 426 p. 4. International management: a textbook / O.Ye. Kuzmin, NI Kara, L.P. Sai, O.O. Pshyk-Kovalska // Lviv: Raster-7, 2019. - 202 p. (Decision of the Educational and Methodological Council of the National University "Lviv Polytechnic" - (Minutes №39 of 05.12.2018). 5. Richard Mead, Tim G. Andrews International Management. - John Wiley & Sons, 2009. - Business & Economics. - 486p.

Management of International Competitiveness (курсовий проект)

Major: International Economic Relations
Code of subject: 7.292.01.E.32
Credits: 3.00
Department: Management and International Business
Lecturer: Ph.D. in Economics, Assoc. Professor Kara N.I.
Semester: 2 семестр
Mode of study: денна
Learning outcomes: The study of the discipline involves the formation and development of students' competencies: general: - ability to identify and solve complex specialized problems and practical problems, generate new ideas in the field of international economic relations and / or in the learning process, which involves research and / or innovation and are characterized by complexity and uncertainty of conditions and requirements; - ability to search, process and analyze information from various sources. professional: - ability to self-study, maintaining the appropriate level of knowledge, willingness to acquire knowledge of a new level, improving their professionalism and skill level; - ability to develop corporate social responsibility as a factor in ensuring the competitiveness of the international business entity; - ability to effectively use in practice theories and concepts in the field of education and implementation of international economic relations.
Required prior and related subjects: prerequisite: Management, Global Economy, International Strategic Management co-requisite: International Venture Activity, International Economic Relations
Summary of the subject: 1. General characteristics of the analyzed enterprise. Subject and object of competition, features of competition. 2. The type of market in which the company operates and the action of competition forces according to the model of M. Porter. 3. Analysis of the competitive advantages of the main products of the enterprise, industry, region, country where it operates and internal and external competitive advantages of the analyzed enterprise. 4. Monitoring and assessment of the competitiveness of the three main competitors of the enterprise, including foreign ones. 5. Competitive advantages and disadvantages of the analyzed enterprise, as well as threats and opportunities through SWOT-analysis. 6. Formation and substantiation of the strategy of the enterprise in the domestic and foreign markets. 7. Features of the competitiveness management system at a particular enterprise. 8. Assessment of the company's ability to participate in global competition and its possible global strategy.
Assessment methods and criteria: Current control (100%): written component (50%), oral component (50%).
Recommended books: 1. Kuzmin OE Management of international competitiveness of the enterprise: a textbook / OE Kuzmin, NI Horbal. - Lviv: Compact-LV, 2005. - 304 p. 2. Piddubny IO Management of international competitiveness of the enterprise: a textbook / Ed. prof. IO Piddubny, OI Piddubny, AI Piddubna. ? Kharkiv: VD "INZHEK", 2010. - 312 p. 3. Ponomarenko VS Management of international competitiveness of the enterprise: a textbook / VS Ponomarenko, LI Piddubna. ? 2nd edition. - Kharkiv: VD "INZHEK", 2012. ? 426 p. 4. International management: a textbook / O.Ye. Kuzmin, NI Kara, L.P. Sai, O.O. Pshyk-Kovalska // Lviv: Raster-7, 2019. - 202 p. (Decision of the Educational and Methodological Council of the National University "Lviv Polytechnic" - (Minutes №39 of 05.12.2018). 5. Richard Mead, Tim G. Andrews International Management. - John Wiley & Sons, 2009. - Business & Economics. - 486p.