Organizational Behaviour, theory and design
To develop applying knowledge and understanding of organizational behavior, coordination mechanisms and organizational forms.
FUNDAMENTALS OF MANAGEMENT (ECONOMIA AZIENDALE),
Knowledge and Preferences; Decision and Motivation; Coordination Mechanisms: Pricing; Authority and Agency; Teams; Norms and Rules; Forms of Organization; The Configuration of Organization: A Generalized Model; The Organization of Work and Human Resources: Systems and Contracts; The Organization of Work: Structures; The Organization of the Firm.
Grandori A., Organization and Economic Behaviour, ISBN: 978-0-415-16408-5, Routledge, 2000.
(except pp. 1-16 and chs. 6, 12)
Students knowledge and understanding of the course content will be assessed using both a written and an oral exam. The written in class exam consists in three open ended questions to be answered in 40 minutes. Those who pass the written exam with at least 9 points out of 15 access to the oral part of the exam. Classes are in Italian but the exam may be taken in English.