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CourseCodeSemesterT+P (Hour)CreditECTS
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION POLICYULY3154020Fall Semester3+035
Course Program
Prerequisites Courses
Recommended Elective Courses
Language of CourseTurkish
Course LevelFirst Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Course TypeElective
Course CoordinatorAssist.Prof. Metin GÜRLER
Name of Lecturer(s)Assist.Prof. Metin GÜRLER
Assistant(s)
AimTo gain critical insight into strategic and competitive analysis, together with the theoretical and operational tools necessary to analyse competition between firms, sectors, cities, regions and countries; to develop the ability to identify current and possible competitive scenarios in an industry; to determine an effective and efficient competitive strategy according to the structure of the sector and the position of the company; to provide the necessary concepts and tools for the analysis of sector characteristics and evolutionary characters.
Course ContentThis course contains; The Concept of Competitor and Competition, Introduction to Competitive Analysis,Global Indices About Competiveness,Absolute Advantage, Comparative Advantage, Revealed Comparative Advantage (RCA),Supply Chain, Value Chain, Global Supply Chain, Global Value Chain , Backward Participation, Forward Participation, Globalization,Establishing Competitiveness Index For a Given Country Set Using Different Macroeconomic Indicators by Min-Max Methodology and Ranking the Countries,Foreign Exchange Earning Services, Central Bank Reserves and Balance of Payments (BOP), Calculating Real Effective Exchange Rate (REER) and Terms of Trade (TOT) For the Countries,Measurement of the Countries' Performance in Macroeconomic Indicators by Indexing Using the Base Year (Base Year=100),Economic Growth, Economic Development (Development), Middle Income Trap, Economic Policies Aimed to Escape From the Middle Income Trap,The Difference Between Invention and Innovation, the Importance of Innovation in Competition, Creative Destruction,Development Stages, Industrial Revolutions, Business Cycles,Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A), the Importance of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) for Development,Methods to Measure Competitive Advantage: Porter's Five Factor Model, SWOT, PESTEL, Brainstorming/Brainwriting (635 Method), Porter's Diamond Model,R&D, Productivity, Efficiency, Manufacturing Industry and Foreign Trade According to the Technology Intensity (Llow, Medium-low, Medium-high, High Technology),The analysis of measuring the competitiveness of HS-6 digit coded products that are subject to export (Revealed Comparative Advantages "RCA" Method).
Dersin Öğrenme KazanımlarıTeaching MethodsAssessment Methods
3.1.Develops strategic options within the framework of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
1. Will be able to follow International Competition Policies within an organization based on the concept of competition10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
1.1. Interprets the conditions and requirements for the formation of International Competition Policies.10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
1.2. Makes situational analysis of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
2. Will be able to conduct situational evaluations of competitors in the sector both nationally and internationally, within the framework of international competition policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
2.1. Analyses the competition within the framework of International Competition Policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
2.2. Defines suitable sectoral investment areas within the framework of International Competition Policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
3. Will be able to evaluate the concept of strategy within the framework of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
3.2. Evaluates strategic options in the context of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
4. Wiill be able improve competitive opportunities within the framework of International Competition Policy10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
4.1. Defines the processes of International Competition Policy. 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
4.2. Defines alternative competitive conditions for developing the International Competition Policy 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
5. Will be able to apply Strategic Decisions in the context of International Competition Policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
5.1. Determines strategy implementations in the context of International Competition Policies. 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
5.2. Establishes appropriate decision-making tools in strategies within the framework of International Competitiveness Policies. 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
6. Will be able to identify the areas of risk and responsibility of international competition policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
6.1. Analyses the economic sector profile within the framework of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
6.2. Determines growth strategies within the framework of International Competition Policies.10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7. Will be able to analyze the data (indicators) obtained from International Economic Organizations10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7.1. Matches the webpages/links to obtain the data from the International Economic Organizations10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7.2. Interprets the data, which are obtained from the International Economic Erganizations 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7.3. Rearranges data, which are obtained from the International Economic Organizations by creating (establishing/generating) tables and figures10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7.4. Compares (benchmarks) the data, which are obtained from the International Economic Organizations for Türkiye and the other countries 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8. Will be able to compare (benchmark) Türkiye's competitveness performance with the other countries in areas such as economy and innovation 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8.1. Accesses the global indices that measure countries' competitiveness performance in areas such as economy and innovation10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8.2. Comments on global indices that measure the competitiveness performance of countries in areas such as economy and innovation 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8.3. Rearranges the global index scores (values), which measure the competitiveness performance of countries in areas such as economy and innovation, by creating tables and figures 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8.4. Compares (benchmarks) global index scores (values) that measure the competiveness performance of Türkiye and the other countries in areas such as economy and innovation 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9. Will be able to create an index using the minimum-maximum method with macroeconomic indicators to compare Türkiye's competitiveness performance with the other countries10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9.1. Determines the indicators for the index to be created to compare Türkiye’s competitiveness performance with the other countries 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9.2. Creates an index using the minimum-maximum method with the macroeconomic indicators, which are obtained in order to compare Türkiye's competitiveness performance with the other countries 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9.3. Ranks the countries in the indicators, which are obtained to compare Türkiye's competitiveness performance with the other countries (measures the performance of countries in the indicators) 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9.4. Ranks the countries with the General Overall Competitiveness Index, which is created to compare Türkiye's competitiveness performance with the other countries (measures the overall performance of the countries) 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
Teaching Methods:10: Discussion Method, 12: Problem Solving Method, 13: Case Study Method, 14: Self Study Method, 16: Question - Answer Technique, 19: Brainstorming Technique, 4: Inquiry-Based Learning, 5: Cooperative Learning, 6: Experiential Learning, 8: Flipped Classroom Learning, 9: Lecture Method
Assessment Methods:A: Traditional Written Exam, E: Homework

Course Outline

OrderSubjectsPreliminary Work
1The Concept of Competitor and Competition, Introduction to Competitive Analysis
2Global Indices About Competiveness
3Absolute Advantage, Comparative Advantage, Revealed Comparative Advantage (RCA)
4Supply Chain, Value Chain, Global Supply Chain, Global Value Chain , Backward Participation, Forward Participation, Globalization
5Establishing Competitiveness Index For a Given Country Set Using Different Macroeconomic Indicators by Min-Max Methodology and Ranking the Countries
6Foreign Exchange Earning Services, Central Bank Reserves and Balance of Payments (BOP), Calculating Real Effective Exchange Rate (REER) and Terms of Trade (TOT) For the Countries
7Measurement of the Countries' Performance in Macroeconomic Indicators by Indexing Using the Base Year (Base Year=100)
8Economic Growth, Economic Development (Development), Middle Income Trap, Economic Policies Aimed to Escape From the Middle Income Trap
9The Difference Between Invention and Innovation, the Importance of Innovation in Competition, Creative Destruction
10Development Stages, Industrial Revolutions, Business Cycles
11Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A), the Importance of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) for Development
12Methods to Measure Competitive Advantage: Porter's Five Factor Model, SWOT, PESTEL, Brainstorming/Brainwriting (635 Method), Porter's Diamond Model
13R&D, Productivity, Efficiency, Manufacturing Industry and Foreign Trade According to the Technology Intensity (Llow, Medium-low, Medium-high, High Technology)
14The analysis of measuring the competitiveness of HS-6 digit coded products that are subject to export (Revealed Comparative Advantages "RCA" Method)
Resources
Books and reports related with the course 1. Lecture notes, Case studies, Power point presentations 2. The Impact of Competitiveness on Exiting the Middle Income Trap: Türkiye Analysis (Metin Gürler, Marmara University Doctoral/PhD Thesis) 3. International Economics by Dominick Salvatore 4. Principles of Economics/ Chapter 9/ Application: International Trade by N. Gregory Mankiw 5. Review of Maritime Transport (UNCTAD report series) 6. World Investment Report (UNCTAD report series) 7. IMF World Economic Outlook Report series (2 main publications and 2 updates per year) .April (updated in July of the same year) .October (updated in January of the following year) 8. OECD Economic Outlook report series. 9. Global Innovation Index (WIPO report series) 10. UNIDO Competitive Industrial Performance report series 11. UNDP Human Development Report series 12. IMD World Competitiveness Ranking 13. UK Target Market Country Analysis, Dr. Metin Gürler (Turkish Exporters' Assembly "TİM" reports) 14. World Economic Forum (WEF), Global Competitiveness Report series
Additional resources for the course 1.Business and Competitive Analysis: Effective Application of New and Classic Methods Craig S. Fleisher Babette E. Bensoussan ISBN-10: 0132161583 • ISBN-13: 9780132161589 ©2007 • FT Press, 2nd edition, 2015. 2.Michael Porter, Competitive Strategies: Sector and Competitor Analysis Techniques, System Publications, 2003, İstanbul 3.Michael Porter, On Competition, MARKA East Marmara Development Agency Publications, 2011, Istanbul 4.Michael Porter, Competitive Advantage, 1998, Free Press 5.Michael Porter, Competitive Advantage of Nations, 1990, Free Press 6.International Trade Centre , ITC/Intracen, https://intracen.org/about-us 7.TradeMap web page, https://www.trademap.org/Country_SelProduct_TS.aspx?nvpm=1%7c%7c%7c%7c%7cTOTAL%7c%7c%7c2%7c1%7c1%7c1%7c2%7c1%7c2%7c1%7c 8.MacMap web page, https://www.macmap.org/ 9.UNCTAD web page, https://unctadstat.unctad.org/wds/ReportFolders/reportFolders.aspx vehttps://trains.unctad.org/Default.aspx 10.Comtrade web page, https://comtrade.un.org/data/ 11.WTO web page, https://www.wto.org/english/res_e/statis_e/statis_e.htm 12.The World Bank web page, https://data.worldbank.org/ 13.IMF web page, https://www.imf.org/en/Home 14.EU, https://european-union.europa.eu/principles-countries-history/history-eu_en 15.Eurostat web page, https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/web/main/data 16.OECD web page, https://www.oecd.org/ 17.OECD statistics web page, https://stats.oecd.org/ 18.BIS web page, https://www.bis.org/about/index.htm 19.BIS data, https://stats.bis.org/statx/toc/LBS.html 20.UNCTAD web page, https://unctad.org/about 21.United Nations Industrial Development Organization, UNIDO, https://www.unido.org/ 22.The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), https://www.itu.int/en/about/Pages/default.aspx 23.The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) statistics, https://www.itu.int/en/ITU-D/Statistics/Pages/stat/default.aspx 24.The World Intellectual Property Organization ( (WIPO), https://www.wipo.int/about-wipo/en/ 25.The World Intellectual Property Organization ( (WIPO) statistics https://www3.wipo.int/ipstats/key-search/indicator 26.UNESCO web page, https://www.unesco.org/en 27.UNESCO data, http://data.uis.unesco.org/ 28.UNDP web page, https://www.undp.org/ethiopia/about-us 29.UNDP Human Development Index, https://hdr.undp.org/data-center/human-development-index#/indicies/HDI 30.International Labour Organization (ILO) web page, https://www.ilo.org/global/lang--en/index.htm 31.International Labour Organization ( ILO) statistics, https://ilostat.ilo.org/ 32.IMF statistics web page, https://data.imf.org/?sk=388dfa60-1d26-4ade-b505-a05a558d9a42

Course Contribution to Program Qualifications

Course Contribution to Program Qualifications
NoProgram QualificationContribution Level
12345
1
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında teorik bilgileri tanımlar.
X
2
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında gerekli matematiksel ve istatistiki yöntemleri anlatır.
X
3
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında gerekli en az bir bilgisayar programını kullanır.
X
4
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında gerekli olan mesleki yabancı dil yeterliliğini gösterir.
X
5
Alanına dair projeler hazırlar ve takım çalışmalarını yönetir.
X
6
Mesleki alanda yaşam boyu öğrenmenin bilinciyle uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında gelişmeleri izleyerek kendini sürekli yenileyip edindiği bilgi ve becerileri eleştirel olarak değerlendirir.
X
7
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında teorik ve uygulamaya yönelik bilgileri kullanır.
X
8
En az A1 düzeyinde bir yabancı dili kullanarak güncel teknolojileri takip eder, sözlü/yazılı iletişim kurar.
X
9
Örgüt/kurumsal, iş ve toplumsal etik değerlerini benimser ve kullanır.
X
10
Topluma hizmet duyarlılığı çerçevesinde, sosyal sorumluluk ilkelerini benimser ve gerektiğinde inisiyatif alır.
X
11
Disiplinler arası çalışmalar yürütebilmek için farklı disiplinlerde temel bilgileri ve verileri analiz ederek alanında kullanır.
X
12
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi sektörlerindeki sorunlar karşısında hem mikro hem makro çerçevede uygun öneriler sunar.
X

Assessment Methods

Contribution LevelAbsolute Evaluation
Rate of Midterm Exam to Success 40
Rate of Final Exam to Success 60
Total 100
ECTS / Workload Table
ActivitiesNumber ofDuration(Hour)Total Workload(Hour)
Course Hours14342
Guided Problem Solving14342
Resolution of Homework Problems and Submission as a Report4312
Term Project000
Presentation of Project / Seminar000
Quiz000
Midterm Exam11818
General Exam13333
Performance Task, Maintenance Plan000
Total Workload(Hour)147
Dersin AKTS Kredisi = Toplam İş Yükü (Saat)/30*=(147/30)5
ECTS of the course: 30 hours of work is counted as 1 ECTS credit.

Detail Informations of the Course

Course Description

CourseCodeSemesterT+P (Hour)CreditECTS
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION POLICYULY3154020Fall Semester3+035
Course Program
Prerequisites Courses
Recommended Elective Courses
Language of CourseTurkish
Course LevelFirst Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Course TypeElective
Course CoordinatorAssist.Prof. Metin GÜRLER
Name of Lecturer(s)Assist.Prof. Metin GÜRLER
Assistant(s)
AimTo gain critical insight into strategic and competitive analysis, together with the theoretical and operational tools necessary to analyse competition between firms, sectors, cities, regions and countries; to develop the ability to identify current and possible competitive scenarios in an industry; to determine an effective and efficient competitive strategy according to the structure of the sector and the position of the company; to provide the necessary concepts and tools for the analysis of sector characteristics and evolutionary characters.
Course ContentThis course contains; The Concept of Competitor and Competition, Introduction to Competitive Analysis,Global Indices About Competiveness,Absolute Advantage, Comparative Advantage, Revealed Comparative Advantage (RCA),Supply Chain, Value Chain, Global Supply Chain, Global Value Chain , Backward Participation, Forward Participation, Globalization,Establishing Competitiveness Index For a Given Country Set Using Different Macroeconomic Indicators by Min-Max Methodology and Ranking the Countries,Foreign Exchange Earning Services, Central Bank Reserves and Balance of Payments (BOP), Calculating Real Effective Exchange Rate (REER) and Terms of Trade (TOT) For the Countries,Measurement of the Countries' Performance in Macroeconomic Indicators by Indexing Using the Base Year (Base Year=100),Economic Growth, Economic Development (Development), Middle Income Trap, Economic Policies Aimed to Escape From the Middle Income Trap,The Difference Between Invention and Innovation, the Importance of Innovation in Competition, Creative Destruction,Development Stages, Industrial Revolutions, Business Cycles,Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A), the Importance of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) for Development,Methods to Measure Competitive Advantage: Porter's Five Factor Model, SWOT, PESTEL, Brainstorming/Brainwriting (635 Method), Porter's Diamond Model,R&D, Productivity, Efficiency, Manufacturing Industry and Foreign Trade According to the Technology Intensity (Llow, Medium-low, Medium-high, High Technology),The analysis of measuring the competitiveness of HS-6 digit coded products that are subject to export (Revealed Comparative Advantages "RCA" Method).
Dersin Öğrenme KazanımlarıTeaching MethodsAssessment Methods
3.1.Develops strategic options within the framework of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
1. Will be able to follow International Competition Policies within an organization based on the concept of competition10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
1.1. Interprets the conditions and requirements for the formation of International Competition Policies.10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
1.2. Makes situational analysis of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
2. Will be able to conduct situational evaluations of competitors in the sector both nationally and internationally, within the framework of international competition policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
2.1. Analyses the competition within the framework of International Competition Policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
2.2. Defines suitable sectoral investment areas within the framework of International Competition Policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
3. Will be able to evaluate the concept of strategy within the framework of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
3.2. Evaluates strategic options in the context of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
4. Wiill be able improve competitive opportunities within the framework of International Competition Policy10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
4.1. Defines the processes of International Competition Policy. 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
4.2. Defines alternative competitive conditions for developing the International Competition Policy 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
5. Will be able to apply Strategic Decisions in the context of International Competition Policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
5.1. Determines strategy implementations in the context of International Competition Policies. 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
5.2. Establishes appropriate decision-making tools in strategies within the framework of International Competitiveness Policies. 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
6. Will be able to identify the areas of risk and responsibility of international competition policies10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
6.1. Analyses the economic sector profile within the framework of International Competition Policies 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
6.2. Determines growth strategies within the framework of International Competition Policies.10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7. Will be able to analyze the data (indicators) obtained from International Economic Organizations10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7.1. Matches the webpages/links to obtain the data from the International Economic Organizations10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7.2. Interprets the data, which are obtained from the International Economic Erganizations 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7.3. Rearranges data, which are obtained from the International Economic Organizations by creating (establishing/generating) tables and figures10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
7.4. Compares (benchmarks) the data, which are obtained from the International Economic Organizations for Türkiye and the other countries 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8. Will be able to compare (benchmark) Türkiye's competitveness performance with the other countries in areas such as economy and innovation 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8.1. Accesses the global indices that measure countries' competitiveness performance in areas such as economy and innovation10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8.2. Comments on global indices that measure the competitiveness performance of countries in areas such as economy and innovation 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8.3. Rearranges the global index scores (values), which measure the competitiveness performance of countries in areas such as economy and innovation, by creating tables and figures 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
8.4. Compares (benchmarks) global index scores (values) that measure the competiveness performance of Türkiye and the other countries in areas such as economy and innovation 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9. Will be able to create an index using the minimum-maximum method with macroeconomic indicators to compare Türkiye's competitiveness performance with the other countries10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9.1. Determines the indicators for the index to be created to compare Türkiye’s competitiveness performance with the other countries 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9.2. Creates an index using the minimum-maximum method with the macroeconomic indicators, which are obtained in order to compare Türkiye's competitiveness performance with the other countries 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9.3. Ranks the countries in the indicators, which are obtained to compare Türkiye's competitiveness performance with the other countries (measures the performance of countries in the indicators) 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
9.4. Ranks the countries with the General Overall Competitiveness Index, which is created to compare Türkiye's competitiveness performance with the other countries (measures the overall performance of the countries) 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9A, E
Teaching Methods:10: Discussion Method, 12: Problem Solving Method, 13: Case Study Method, 14: Self Study Method, 16: Question - Answer Technique, 19: Brainstorming Technique, 4: Inquiry-Based Learning, 5: Cooperative Learning, 6: Experiential Learning, 8: Flipped Classroom Learning, 9: Lecture Method
Assessment Methods:A: Traditional Written Exam, E: Homework

Course Outline

OrderSubjectsPreliminary Work
1The Concept of Competitor and Competition, Introduction to Competitive Analysis
2Global Indices About Competiveness
3Absolute Advantage, Comparative Advantage, Revealed Comparative Advantage (RCA)
4Supply Chain, Value Chain, Global Supply Chain, Global Value Chain , Backward Participation, Forward Participation, Globalization
5Establishing Competitiveness Index For a Given Country Set Using Different Macroeconomic Indicators by Min-Max Methodology and Ranking the Countries
6Foreign Exchange Earning Services, Central Bank Reserves and Balance of Payments (BOP), Calculating Real Effective Exchange Rate (REER) and Terms of Trade (TOT) For the Countries
7Measurement of the Countries' Performance in Macroeconomic Indicators by Indexing Using the Base Year (Base Year=100)
8Economic Growth, Economic Development (Development), Middle Income Trap, Economic Policies Aimed to Escape From the Middle Income Trap
9The Difference Between Invention and Innovation, the Importance of Innovation in Competition, Creative Destruction
10Development Stages, Industrial Revolutions, Business Cycles
11Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A), the Importance of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) for Development
12Methods to Measure Competitive Advantage: Porter's Five Factor Model, SWOT, PESTEL, Brainstorming/Brainwriting (635 Method), Porter's Diamond Model
13R&D, Productivity, Efficiency, Manufacturing Industry and Foreign Trade According to the Technology Intensity (Llow, Medium-low, Medium-high, High Technology)
14The analysis of measuring the competitiveness of HS-6 digit coded products that are subject to export (Revealed Comparative Advantages "RCA" Method)
Resources
Books and reports related with the course 1. Lecture notes, Case studies, Power point presentations 2. The Impact of Competitiveness on Exiting the Middle Income Trap: Türkiye Analysis (Metin Gürler, Marmara University Doctoral/PhD Thesis) 3. International Economics by Dominick Salvatore 4. Principles of Economics/ Chapter 9/ Application: International Trade by N. Gregory Mankiw 5. Review of Maritime Transport (UNCTAD report series) 6. World Investment Report (UNCTAD report series) 7. IMF World Economic Outlook Report series (2 main publications and 2 updates per year) .April (updated in July of the same year) .October (updated in January of the following year) 8. OECD Economic Outlook report series. 9. Global Innovation Index (WIPO report series) 10. UNIDO Competitive Industrial Performance report series 11. UNDP Human Development Report series 12. IMD World Competitiveness Ranking 13. UK Target Market Country Analysis, Dr. Metin Gürler (Turkish Exporters' Assembly "TİM" reports) 14. World Economic Forum (WEF), Global Competitiveness Report series
Additional resources for the course 1.Business and Competitive Analysis: Effective Application of New and Classic Methods Craig S. Fleisher Babette E. Bensoussan ISBN-10: 0132161583 • ISBN-13: 9780132161589 ©2007 • FT Press, 2nd edition, 2015. 2.Michael Porter, Competitive Strategies: Sector and Competitor Analysis Techniques, System Publications, 2003, İstanbul 3.Michael Porter, On Competition, MARKA East Marmara Development Agency Publications, 2011, Istanbul 4.Michael Porter, Competitive Advantage, 1998, Free Press 5.Michael Porter, Competitive Advantage of Nations, 1990, Free Press 6.International Trade Centre , ITC/Intracen, https://intracen.org/about-us 7.TradeMap web page, https://www.trademap.org/Country_SelProduct_TS.aspx?nvpm=1%7c%7c%7c%7c%7cTOTAL%7c%7c%7c2%7c1%7c1%7c1%7c2%7c1%7c2%7c1%7c 8.MacMap web page, https://www.macmap.org/ 9.UNCTAD web page, https://unctadstat.unctad.org/wds/ReportFolders/reportFolders.aspx vehttps://trains.unctad.org/Default.aspx 10.Comtrade web page, https://comtrade.un.org/data/ 11.WTO web page, https://www.wto.org/english/res_e/statis_e/statis_e.htm 12.The World Bank web page, https://data.worldbank.org/ 13.IMF web page, https://www.imf.org/en/Home 14.EU, https://european-union.europa.eu/principles-countries-history/history-eu_en 15.Eurostat web page, https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/web/main/data 16.OECD web page, https://www.oecd.org/ 17.OECD statistics web page, https://stats.oecd.org/ 18.BIS web page, https://www.bis.org/about/index.htm 19.BIS data, https://stats.bis.org/statx/toc/LBS.html 20.UNCTAD web page, https://unctad.org/about 21.United Nations Industrial Development Organization, UNIDO, https://www.unido.org/ 22.The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), https://www.itu.int/en/about/Pages/default.aspx 23.The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) statistics, https://www.itu.int/en/ITU-D/Statistics/Pages/stat/default.aspx 24.The World Intellectual Property Organization ( (WIPO), https://www.wipo.int/about-wipo/en/ 25.The World Intellectual Property Organization ( (WIPO) statistics https://www3.wipo.int/ipstats/key-search/indicator 26.UNESCO web page, https://www.unesco.org/en 27.UNESCO data, http://data.uis.unesco.org/ 28.UNDP web page, https://www.undp.org/ethiopia/about-us 29.UNDP Human Development Index, https://hdr.undp.org/data-center/human-development-index#/indicies/HDI 30.International Labour Organization (ILO) web page, https://www.ilo.org/global/lang--en/index.htm 31.International Labour Organization ( ILO) statistics, https://ilostat.ilo.org/ 32.IMF statistics web page, https://data.imf.org/?sk=388dfa60-1d26-4ade-b505-a05a558d9a42

Course Contribution to Program Qualifications

Course Contribution to Program Qualifications
NoProgram QualificationContribution Level
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1
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında teorik bilgileri tanımlar.
X
2
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında gerekli matematiksel ve istatistiki yöntemleri anlatır.
X
3
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında gerekli en az bir bilgisayar programını kullanır.
X
4
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında gerekli olan mesleki yabancı dil yeterliliğini gösterir.
X
5
Alanına dair projeler hazırlar ve takım çalışmalarını yönetir.
X
6
Mesleki alanda yaşam boyu öğrenmenin bilinciyle uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında gelişmeleri izleyerek kendini sürekli yenileyip edindiği bilgi ve becerileri eleştirel olarak değerlendirir.
X
7
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi alanında teorik ve uygulamaya yönelik bilgileri kullanır.
X
8
En az A1 düzeyinde bir yabancı dili kullanarak güncel teknolojileri takip eder, sözlü/yazılı iletişim kurar.
X
9
Örgüt/kurumsal, iş ve toplumsal etik değerlerini benimser ve kullanır.
X
10
Topluma hizmet duyarlılığı çerçevesinde, sosyal sorumluluk ilkelerini benimser ve gerektiğinde inisiyatif alır.
X
11
Disiplinler arası çalışmalar yürütebilmek için farklı disiplinlerde temel bilgileri ve verileri analiz ederek alanında kullanır.
X
12
Uluslararası lojistik ve tedarik zinciri yönetimi sektörlerindeki sorunlar karşısında hem mikro hem makro çerçevede uygun öneriler sunar.
X

Assessment Methods

Contribution LevelAbsolute Evaluation
Rate of Midterm Exam to Success 40
Rate of Final Exam to Success 60
Total 100

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