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    • 15.818 Pricing, Spring 2005 

      Tucker, Catherine (2005-06)
      This course, primarily discussion based, provides a framework for understanding pricing strategies and tactics. Topics covered include pricing in competitive markets, estimating demand, price discrimination, the role of ...
    • 15.872 System Dynamics II, Fall 2010 

      Sterman, John (2010-12)
      15.872 is a continuation of 15.871 Introduction to System Dynamics. It emphasizes tools and methods needed to apply systems thinking and simulation modeling successfully in complex real-world settings. The course uses ...
    • 15.874 / 15.871 System Dynamics for Business Policy, Fall 2003 

      Morrison, J. Bradley; Sterman, John; Repenning, Nelson (2003-12)
      15.874 and 15.871 provide an introduction to system dynamics modeling for the analysis of business policy and strategy. Students learn to visualize a business organization in terms of the structures and policies that create ...
    • 15.902 Strategic Management I, Fall 2002 

      Hax, Arnoldo C. (2002-12)
      Subject focuses on some of the important current issues in strategic management. It concentrates on modern analytical approaches and on enduring successful strategic practices. It is consciously designed with a technological ...
    • 15.902 Strategic Management I, Fall 2005 

      Hax, Arnoldo C. (2005-12)
      Subject focuses on some of the important current issues in strategic management. It concentrates on modern analytical approaches and on enduring successful strategic practices. It is consciously designed with a technological ...
    • 15.904 Strategic Management II, Fall 2003 

      Hax, Arnoldo C. (2003-12)
      This course is intended to be an extension of course 15.902, Strategic Management, with the purpose of allowing the students to experience an in-depth application of the concepts and frameworks of strategic management. ...
    • 15.905 Technology Strategy, Spring 2007 

      Davies, Michael (2007-06)
      This course provides a strategic framework for managing high-technology businesses. The emphasis throughout is on the development and application of ways of thinking or mental models that bring clarity to the complex ...
    • 15.912 Technology Strategy, Spring 2003 

      Henderson, Rebecca (2003-06)
      Outlines tools for formulating and evaluating technology strategy, including an introduction to the economics of technical change, models of technological evolution, and models of organizational dynamics and innovation. ...
    • 15.912 Technology Strategy, Spring 2005 

      Henderson, Rebecca (2005-06)
      Outlines tools for formulating and evaluating technology strategy, including an introduction to the economics of technical change, models of technological evolution, and models of organizational dynamics and innovation. ...
    • 15.928 Strategic Management and Consulting Proseminar: Theoretical Foundations, Spring 2003 

      Schulmeyer, Gerhard Hans (2003-06)
      Provides students with strategic frameworks and a broad exposure to business matters that affect strategic management and the consulting industry. To fulfill that objective, the Proseminar invites distinguished executives ...
    • 15.965 Ethical Practice: Professionalism, Social Responsibility, and the Purpose of the Corporation, Spring 2007 

      Penn, Kara; Hafrey, Leigh (2007-06)
      This special seminar in management is designed as an introduction to ethics and business, with a focus on business management. Over 13 sessions, students will have the opportunity to explore theoretical concepts in business ...
    • 15.975 Special Seminar in Management The Nuts and Bolts of Business Plans, January IAP 2005 

      Hadzima, Joseph (2005)
      The nuts and bolts of preparing a Business Plan will be explored in this 16th annual course offering. The course is open to members of the MIT Community and to others interested in entrepreneurship. It is particularly ...
    • 15.997 Advanced Corporate Risk Management, Spring 2007 

      Parsons, John E.; Obizhaeva, Anna (2007-06)
      Opportunity for group study by graduate students on current topics related to management not otherwise included in curriculum. From the course home page: Course Description This is a course on how corporations make use of ...
    • 17.100J / 14.781J / 15.678J Political Economy I: Theories of the State and the Economy, Fall 2002 

      Berger, Suzanne; Piore, Michael J. (2002-12)
      Critical analysis of liberal, neoclassical, and Marxist perspectives on modern society. Alternative theories of economic growth, historical change, the state, classes, and ideology. Description from course home page: ...
    • 17.100J / 14.781J / 15.678J Political Economy I: Theories of the State and the Economy, Fall 2005 

      Piore, Michael; Berger, Suzanne (2005-12)
      Political Economy I explores the major social science paradigms for analyzing relations among state, economy, and society. Through readings, lectures and discussion of original texts in political liberalism and individualism, ...
    • 17.100J / 15.678J / 14.781J Political Economy I, Fall 2010 

      Berger, Suzanne; Piore, Michael (2010-12)
      Political Economy I explores the major social science paradigms for analyzing relations among state, economy, and society. Through readings, lectures and discussion of original texts in political liberalism and individualism, ...
    • 6.251J / 15.081J Introduction to Mathematical Programming, Fall 2002 

      Tsitsiklis, John (2002-12)
      This course offers an introduction to optimization problems, algorithms, and their complexity, emphasizing basic methodologies and the underlying mathematical structures. The main topics covered include: Theory and algorithms ...
    • 6.436J / 15.085J Fundamentals of Probability, Fall 2005 

      Tsitsiklis, John (2005-12)
      This is a course on the fundamentals of probability geared towards first or second-year graduate students who are interested in a rigorous development of the subject. The course covers most of the topics in MIT course 6.431 ...
    • 6.436J / 15.085J Fundamentals of Probability, Fall 2008 

      Gamarnik, David; Tsitsiklis, John (2008-12)
      This is a course on the fundamentals of probability geared towards first- or second-year graduate students who are interested in a rigorous development of the subject. The course covers most of the topics in 6.431 (sample ...
    • 6.972 Game Theory and Mechanism Design, Spring 2005 

      Ozdaglar, Asu (2005-06)
      This course is offered to graduates and is an introduction to fundamentals of game theory and mechanism design with motivations drawn from various applications including distributed control of wireline and wireless ...