Course Details

Business Strategy

Strategy is the set of objectives, policies and resource commitments that collectively determine how a business positions itself to create wealth for its owners. This course introduces students to principles and conceptual frameworks for evaluating and formulating business strategy. Topics include the boundaries of the firm, the analysis of industry economics, strategic positioning and competitive advantage, and the role of resources and capabilities in shaping and sustaining competitive advantages. Law students will gain insight into clients' business models and strategies as well as the operation of markets in which transactions and disputes occur. REGISTRATION RESTRICTIONS: JDs should bid only on Section 1 LLMs should bid only on Section 2 PRE-REQUISITES/RESTRICTIONS: JDMBA students are not permitted to take this class at the law school, but must take it in their 2J year at Kellogg.

Catalog Number: BUSCOM 431
Additional Course Information: Class meets using University Calendar,  Tax Program Course


Course History

Fall 2018
Title: Business Strategy
Faculty: Moore, Michael Joseph
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 43     Actual: 15

Fall 2018
Title: Business Strategy
Faculty: Moore, Michael Joseph
Section: 2     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 22     Actual: 19

Fall 2017
Title: Business Strategy (Law)
Faculty: Markovich, Sarit
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 43     Actual: 25

Fall 2017
Title: Business Strategy (Law)
Faculty: Markovich, Sarit
Section: 2     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 22     Actual: 20