Fall 2013 MBA Course

B6201-001: Global Economic Environment

MW - B Term, 09:00AM to 10:30AM

Location: WJW 207

Instructor: Emi Nakamura

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This course explores the fundamentals of national competitiveness, productivity and growth. It studies the forces that determine production, consumption, savings and investment. It introduces the problem of variable foreign exchange rates and their impact on policy, performance and finance. It explores the complex relationships among government policies and private-sector performance in a global setting.


Emi Nakamura

Associate Professor of BusinessProfessor Nakamura joined Columbia Business School in 2008. Before coming to Columbia Business School, Professor Nakamura received an A.B. in Economics from Princeton and a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard. Professor Nakamura then spent several months as a junior research fellow at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Professor Nakamura's research focuses on issues in empirical macroeconomics, international economics, and industrial organization. Professor...

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