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MGMT 6640 Leadership in a Global Landscape: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

MGMT 6640 Required Course Readings


The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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Baker, G. (2009). Why sustainability still makes business sense. NZ Business, 23(3), 35–38.

Bennis, W., & Thomas, R. (2002). Crucibles of leadership. Harvard Business Review, 80(9), 39–45.

Day, G., & Schoemaker, P. (2005). Scanning the periphery. Harvard Business Review, 83(11), 135–148.

Earley, P., & Mosakowski, E. (2004). Cultural intelligence. Harvard Business Review, 82(10), 139–146.

Feiock, R., Moon, M., & Park, H. (2008). Is the world “flat” or “spiky”? Rethinking the governance implications of globalization for economic development. Public Administration Review, 68(1), 24–35.

Florida, R. (2005, October). The world is spiky: Globalization has changed the economic playing field, but hasn’t leveled it. The Atlantic Monthly, 48–51.

Friedman, T. (2007). Is the world flat? Foreign Policy, 160, 4.

Ghemawat, P. (2007). Why the world isn’t flat. Foreign Policy, 159, 54–60.

Ghemawat, P. (2005). Regional strategies for global leadership. Harvard Business Review, 83(12), 98–108.

Hemp, P. (2008). Where will we find tomorrow’s leaders? Harvard Business Review, 86(1), 123–129.

Kanter, R. (2003). Thriving locally in the global economy. Harvard Business Review, 81(8) 119–127.

Molinsky, A. (2009). A situational approach for assessing and teaching acculturation. Journal of Management Education, in press.

Molinsky, A. (2009). Switching cultural codes. BizEd, 8(2), 32–36.

O’Neill, G., Herschauer, J., & Golden, J. (2009). The cultural context of sustainability entrepreneurship. Greener Management International, 55, 33–46.

Osland, J. (2003). Broadening the debate: The pros and cons of globalization. Journal of Management Inquiry, 12(2), 137–154.

Osland, J., & Bird, A. (2000). Beyond sophisticated stereotyping: Cultural sensemaking in context. Academy of Management Executive, 14(1), 65–79.

Prono, L. (2006). Foreign direct investment. Encyclopedia of World Poverty. SAGE Publications.

Reade, C., Todd, A., Osland, A., & Osland J. (2008). Poverty and the multiple stakeholder challenge for global leaders. Journal of Management Education, 32, 820–840.

Schuster, J. (2006). International trade. Encyclopedia of World Poverty. SAGE Publications.

Senge, P. (2006). Systems citizenship: The leadership mandate for this millennium. Reflections, 7(3), 1–8. Business Source Premier

Senge, P. (2009). The necessary revolution: How we got into this predicament. Reflections, 9(2), 20–33.

Stevenson, H. (2008). How to change the world. Harvard Business Review, 86(1), 29–39.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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