Advanced Competitive Strategy

Course Code
STRATEGY 669
Hours
1.5 - 3 hours
Type
Elective
Offered
  • Winter 22 (A)
Prerequisites
GMBA or FTMBA or OMBA, or EveMBA or MAcc or MSCM or MM or STRATEGY 502 waiver

Advanced Competitive Strategy --- This course seeks to deepen and broaden your understanding of competitive strategy. As such, it is a natural follow up to the cores strategy class that you have already taken. The course deepens your understanding of several of the concepts that you were introduced to in the core class, such as industry analysis, by exploring their use, utility and limitations in different kinds of strategic environments. This course also broadens your strategic analysis abilities by introducing you to new tools and frameworks, not covered earlier. Additionally, a key instructional objective of the course to help you develop a rigorous approach for addressing complex business problems.

Taught By
Cheng Gao
  • NBD Bancorp Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Assistant Professor of Strategy
Cheng Gao is an Assistant Professor of Strategy at the University of Michigan, Ross School of Business. His research focuses on strategy in nascent...