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CIB Highlights

The Center for International Business coordinates a variety of special events with a global business theme. We call these distinctive programs "Highlights."Many of these events are collaborations between the CIB and a student club or a student group who has shown great interest and understanding of an international issue or region.

CIB Highlight week: Latin America

Week of April 23, 2012

Details about the schedule are coming soon.

 

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CIB Highlight week: Africa

Week of February 20, 2012

Details about the schedule are coming soon.

 

Socially Responsible Global Supply Chains

Global Sourcing: Balancing Profits, Risk, and Responsibility
April 26 – 29, 2010

In today’s economy, our clothes may be made from Uzbek cotton, sewn in Indonesia and then shelved at The Gap. The coffee we buy might start with Nicaraguan farmers but eventually ends up in the coffee pots at Byrne. During these transitions, how do multinational firms balance the pursuit of profits with labor and environmental concerns, and should they be doing so? Is “doing well by doing good” a simple myth, or is it reality for today’s global businesses?

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Africa

Beyond BRIC: The Business Case for Africa
April 12 – 16, 2010

Beyond the BRIC countries, what are the next frontiers for economic growth in the coming decades? CIB Highlights: Africa shifts the focus from aid to trade as we examine business success in the sub-Saharan region.

The CIB and the Tuck Africa Club will build on the visit of Enase Okonedo, Dean and member of the Finance faculty, Lagos Business School, Lagos, Nigeria, to organize a series of events highlighting business opportunities and challenges in sub-Saharan Africa.

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CIB Highlights:

Intercultural Readiness Workshop

January 28, 2011, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

  IRC_MaartenAsser_Jan28_2011 (PDF of presentation)

CIB Highlights:

Microfinance

CIB Highlights:

Global Capital Markets