She is widely published, joint author of a leading European Economics textbook and accredited at a high level with the Higher Education Academy. Her research focuses on applied economics, behavioural economics and financial market behaviour. As a teacher, she is committed to giving students a new way of looking at the world which nurtures their confidence, decision-making skills and a lifelong fascination with economics. She is the co-author of the College of Business monthly Economic Bulletin. Our lecturers are experienced in all aspects of international business and their research and experience will enrich your learning.


Students must maintain contact with the co-op office during their job search and while on a work term. All email communication will be conducted via the students’ Carleton email account. For more information about how to apply for the Co-op program and how the Co-op program works please visit the Co-op website. A candidate for a post-baccalaureate diploma must obtain a grade of C- or higher in each course taken in fulfillment of the program requirements. No credits from this sequence will be counted toward the post-baccalaureate diploma.

International Business Finance

These include online materials and multimedia content, guest lectures, individual and group assignments, case studies, field visits, dealing room simulations, presentations, applied projects, consultancy work and examinations. An applied, innovative approach to the structured product market from a practical point of view. Topical issues are addressed in a systematic way to discuss the principles of financial engineering and application to structured products. This is our innovative international experience programme which aims to enrich your studies and expand your cultural horizons – helping you to become a global graduate, equipped to meet the needs of employers across the world. International Strategic Management, Markets and Resources –explore the integrative nature of strategic management and examine the contrasting perspectives between competitive positioning and the resource-based view of an organisation.

  • In addition to our standard MSc International Business, we also offer you the opportunity to focus on a specific topic in combination with International Business.
  • Julia Kagan has written about personal finance for more than 25 years and for Investopedia since 2014.
  • However, there are occasions where students may incur some additional costs.
  • For example, you may work as a financial officer, helping organizations grow through mergers, contracts and expansions in the most cost-effective way possible.
  • Much of this material on how stock index futures markets work also applies to other futures markets, e.g. currencies, energy, metals, agricultural commodities.
  • With a program structure unique to Western, you build your degree to best suit your area of specialisation.

Accordingly, strategy constitutes a key element of all professional business and management qualifications. It develops students’ ability to apply economic principles and analysis in a variety of contexts in economic development and policy formulation. The contents of the module cover financial markets and instruments, financial investment strategies, the valuation of securities and derivatives, bond portfolio immunisation, risk and return, and the evaluation of investment performance. The focus of this module is to equip students to understand organisations in contexts past, present and future, and enable them to analyse the macro, micro, internal and external business and economic environments in which they operate.