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KV202130 KV12 The EU as a Business Environment 3 ECTS
Organised by
International Business
Person in charge
Esa Stenberg

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to analyse the EU economy and internal market. The course concentrates on the competitiveness of EU companies in the internal and global markets. European business environment, business clusters, market place and factors influencing the competitiveness of European companies are discussed. After completing the course the student should be able to define the institutional framework of the EU economy, analyse the competitiveness of the EU and describe the main European businesses/industries.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 14 h 0 h

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Written exam


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

2nd year II

Study materials

  1. Europe 2030, ed. Benjamin, Daniel, Brookings Institution Press, Washington, DC, USA 2010 Available in Ebrary.
  2. A collection of articles.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Marketing and International Business
Department of Marketing and International Business
Department of Marketing and International Business
Turku School of Economics
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Marketing and International Business
Operations and Supply Chain Management
Economic Geography
International Business
Finnish Study Modules
Business Japanese
Economic Sociology
Business Chinese