Catalog 2021-2022

MKT 689 Global Marketing Strategy

Building on the fundamentals of marketing, this course introduces the context of the global environment. The course first examines the cultural, social, legal, political, financial and geographic dimensions of the global marketplace. Using primarily qualitative methodologies, the course then assesses the impact and integration of global factors in marketing programs and strategies. Topics of particular emphasis include marketing strategies in developed nations, marketing in emerging economies, international differences in consumer behavior, entry strategies in foreign markets, international branding strategies and issues, international communication strategies, and understanding the implications for implementation, monitoring and control of the international marketing planning process.