A course designed specifically for students interested in the practical problems of operating in formal organizations, either from a research or operational perspective. A the title suggests, the course focuses upon different forms of economic institutions and organizations in developed and developing economies and the theories that might help in understanding them.
- Understand classic bureaucracy. Analyze culture, firm types and evolutionary theories.
- Analyze the course content and relate the concepts to their own individual perspectives.
- Learn different forms of economic organizations and institutions in advanced and developing industrial societies and the theories (and theoretical perspectives) which might help to understand them.