Contemporary Issues in Management

Course Name: 

Contemporary Issues in Management (MBA8G2)




Elective Courses

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Understanding emerging environment - emergence of vertical environment, understanding hyper-turbulence, networks and business eco-systems, role of information technology , understanding networked, knowledge-based economy - organisations as networks, self-organizing systems, organisational designs for change and innovation – team working, high performance work systems, managing empowerment and accountability, roles and systems in flat, networked organisations, developing competencies for new organizational forms - changing models of people technology and ethical behavior, business success through social responsibilities, cost effective business models – changing business cycles – emerging trends - triple bottom-line concept, ethical leadership , empowerment, teamwork & communication, lean business, customer driven marketing, sustainable competitive advantages , balanced scorecards.


Claude George Jr, The History of Management Thought, Prentice Hall.
Subhash Sharma, Management in New Age: Western Windows Eastern Doors, New Age International Publishers, New Delhi.
Siddharth Shastri (ed.), Indian Management for Nation Building, WISDOM, Banasthali Vidyapith, Banasthali.


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