Laurel Grassin-DrakeAssistant Professor
Management & Human Resources
Areas of Expertise
- International Business
- Global Strategy and Organizational Design
- Managing Global and Cross-Cultural Virtual Teams
- Organizational Identity
- MA Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- MA Columbia University
- MBA Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
- BA Swarthmore College
- CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst)
MBA 6261 - Global Environment of Business
Political, economic, social and technological forces shaping today's global business environment. Prereq: Enrollment in MBA or WPMBA program, or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 820.
BUSMHR 4020 - Cross Cultural Management
Basic elements of culture and its impact upon business. Prereq: 2000.
BUSMHR 4010 - International Business Strategies
This course highlights how firms make decisions to go abroad, select among foreign markets, and develop international strategies to enhance their profitability and long-term competitive advantage. It will also highlight economic and political risks of international business and discuss ways that firms can mitigate these risks. Prereq: 2000. Not open to students with credit for 3000, or International Business Major students.