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The Lessons from Rome Part I

In Ancient Rome, merchant organisations very similar to modern firms were critical to capitalising key markets and to solving serious logistical problems to enable a vibrant trading network across the Mediterranean, including, critically, supplying the city of Rome itself with the food its citizens needed to survive. We will examine the Roman grain market and the organisations that operated within that market to ask: what, exactly, is a firm? What led to the firm's evolution? And what is the issue of agency that a firm inevitably entails?...
Reading
5 個視頻(共 49 分鐘), 3 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
Video5 個視頻
Introduction 4分鐘
The Problem of Information 10分鐘
The Problem of Transaction Costs8分鐘
Institutional Solutions and The Agency Dilemma 12分鐘
Reading3 個閱讀材料
Syllabus & Readings10分鐘
Grading and Logistics10分鐘
Reading & Study Questions10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
One: The Lessons from Rome Part I12分鐘
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The Lessons from Rome Part II

This lecture expands upon the first discussion, drawing from the insights gained about firm organisation in the Ancient world to ask about the effectiveness of the Forced Distribution Ranking Scheme (also known as "stack and rank", "up and out", etc...) to evaluate and promote or terminate employees, widely used by many of today's leading corporations....
Reading
4 個視頻(共 46 分鐘), 1 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
Video4 個視頻
Some Drawbacks 12分鐘
Weighing the Method9分鐘
Concluding Lessons from the Roman Grain Market 11分鐘
Reading1 個閱讀材料
Reading & Study Questions10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Two: The Lessons from Rome Part II12分鐘
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What is Innovation?

We live in the innovation economy. Firms have chief innovation officers. Innovation is, so we are told, the key to securing the future. And there are quite literally millions of books on the subject of innovation. So, what does it mean? And is it a useful idea for management? We'll consider both questions. ...
Reading
5 個視頻(共 50 分鐘), 1 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
Video5 個視頻
The Box: Explaining Its Introduction 12分鐘
The Box: Conditions for Success8分鐘
The Box: The Story of Failure 8分鐘
Conclusion: Thinking Beyond Innovation 10分鐘
Reading1 個閱讀材料
Reading & Study Questions10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Three: What is Innovation?12分鐘
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The Power of Narrative

What do Hollywood movies, the Synoptic gospels, housing bubbles, Alan Greenspan's monetary policy, and the world's worst merger have in common? This week's lecture will develop a reading of narrative in order to explore a common pitfall that affects many managerial decisions....
Reading
9 個視頻(共 95 分鐘), 1 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
Video9 個視頻
Towards a Metacritical Concept of Narrative 13分鐘
Home-Buying as An Investment 10分鐘
Irrationality in The Marketplace 9分鐘
Context Analysis 8分鐘
The Behavior of Market Actors 9分鐘
A Cognitively Dissonant Market?13分鐘
Why Didn't The Federal Reserve Act? 9分鐘
Narrative Structures and Managerial Decisions: Concluding Remarks 8分鐘
Reading1 個閱讀材料
Reading & Study Questions10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Four: The Power of Narrative12分鐘

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Rolf Strom-Olsen

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Humanities

關於 IE Business School

IE Business School is an internationally recognized business school where the leaders of tomorrow shape their ideas and learn to become global citizens. For over 40 years, IE Business School has promoted innovation and change in organizations, equipping managers with an entrepreneurial mindset that generates employment, wealth, and social well-being. Regularly featured among the top business schools in the world, IE Business School has an urban campus in Madrid and a faculty of more than 400 professors who teach students from approximately 90 countries in its undergraduate and master programs. IE uses innovative online, face-to-face, and blended learning formats, including the IE Communities Platform where knowledge and experiences are exchanged with over 50,000 IE graduates that currently hold management positions in more than 100 countries worldwide....

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