Students at the Haas School of Business traveled to Ireland, the Philippines and other Global Network locations to increase their knowledge of different sectors and regions during Global Network Week in June.
The case, developed in a collaboration between NUS Business School and the Yale School of Management, investigates the marketing and operational challenges to sustainability at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. It debuted at the Aspen Institute’s Business & Society International MBA Case Competition.
The team, Incatraz Investments, won the $3,500 prize for its work analyzing the stock offering from Cemex Latam Holdings, a firm investing in cement products. Alpha Omega, a team from the National University of Singapore Business School, was the runner-up in the competition, winning $1,500.
The newest members of the network are SDA Bocconi School of Management, Bocconi University, in Milan, Italy; Strathmore Business School in Nairobi, Kenya; and UNSW Business School in Sydney, Australia.
A student at Global Network for Advanced Management member UBC Sauder School of Business, Sun is in Costa Rica this week for INCAE Business School's module, “Doing Business in Latin America: The Competitiveness and Sustainability Challenge.”
Jaime García, researcher and methodology expert at INCAE's Latin American Center for Competitiveness and Sustainable Development, argues the index is valuable to not only in the public sector, but also in the private.