This module introduces you to the main contemporary geopolitical trends and focuses on the major strategies developed by the grand powers of the international system, as well as the interplay among them and their consequences for international relations.
It also aims to introduce you to modern macroeconomic analysis of economic fluctuations and growth by looking at fiscal, monetary, labour market, exchange rate and balance of payment and trade policy issues, as well as the impact of government policy on business.
● Demonstrate an understanding of context-specific macroeconomic policy and critically evaluate its effect on strategy formulation in an SME/MNC of your choice.
● Critically evaluate the interrelations between formal, practical and popular geopolitical ideas and practices
● Summarise, assess, explain and critically evaluate different geopolitical theories and arguments within a discursive, Op.ed assignment