Business in East and Southeast Asia (6 ECTS )

Spring 2018

C - Shanghai Pudong 3 2006 Lauri Paltemaa

Business in East and Southeast Asia (6 ECTS)

(This course is the same as C-Business in East and Southeast Asia in the 2014 Asian Programme.)

Organiser: Aalto University School of Business

Instructor: Dr. Lu Wei


  • 26th September – 9th December, 2017;
  • Spring 2018: February 12 – May 11, 2018.

Learning Outcomes and Contents: The course aims at giving an insight into the East and Southeast Asia as a macro region with increasing integration into the global economy. The course focuses on the interplay between the international, national, and sub-national systems in Pacific Asia. Economic and political institutions as well as business environments are discussed leading to an analysis of the region as an operational environment for multinational enterprises.

Course Structure: TBC

Grading: on a scale of 1 to 5

NOTE: Only 30 students will be accepted to this course for the 2017 Autumn Semester. 100 students will be accepted to the course for the 2018 Spring Semester.

Application period: 

  • Application period open 21st August – 15th September, 2017 for Autumn Semester.
  • Application period open 6th -24th November, 2017 for Spring Semester. Go to application instructions.


Photo: Lauri Paltemaa, Asianet Material Bank