Global Marketing: Contemporary Theory, Practice, and Cases (2nd New edition)

Global Marketing: Contemporary Theory, Practice, and Cases (2nd New edition)

By: Christiane Prange (author), Eugene D. Jaffe (author), Ilan Alon (author), Donata Vianelli (author)Paperback

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Global Marketing provides students with a truly international treatment of the key principles that every marketing manager should grasp. International markets present different challenges that require a marketer to think strategically, and apply tools and techniques creatively in order to respond decisively in a fiercely competitive environment. Alon et al. provide students with everything they need to rise to the challenge: Coverage of small and medium enterprises, as well as multinational corporations, where much of the growth in international trade and global marketing has occurred. A shift toward greater consideration of services marketing as more companies move away from manufacturing. A focus on emerging markets to equip students with the skills necessary to take advantage of the opportunities that these rapidly growing regions present. Chapters on social media, innovation, and technology teach students how to incorporate these new tools into their marketing strategy. New material on sustainability, ethics, and corporate social responsibility; key values for any modern business. Short cases and examples throughout the text show students how these principles and techniques are applied in the real world. Longer cases provide instructors and students with rich content for deeper analysis and discussion. Covering key topics not found in competing books, Global Marketing will equip students with the knowledge and confidence they need to become leading marketing managers. A companion website features an instructor's manual with test questions, as well as additional exercises and examples for in-class use.

About Author

Ilan Alon is a Professor of Strategy and International Marketing at the University of Agder, Norway, as well as a visiting scholar at Georgetown University, USA. The author of several books, Alon has taught at top business schools globally, and consulted in marketing and international business for multinational corporations and government organizations. Eugene Jaffe is a Professor of Marketing at the School of Economics and Business Administration, Ruppin Academic Center, and Emeritus Professor at the Graduate School of Business Administration, Bar-Ilan University, both in Israel. He has authored seven books, and published in several journals, including the Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of World Business, International Marketing Review, and International Business Review. Christiane Prange is aPprofessor of Global Strategy and Marketing at Tongji University, China. She has been a visiting professor at top international business schools and has consulted multinational companies on marketing and internationalization strategies, global innovation management, and corporate agility. She has published five books and several journal articles. Donata Vianelli is a Professor at the University of Trieste, Italy, where she teaches international marketing and international business. She has authored four books and has published in a range of international journals. She researches global distribution and cross-cultural consumer behavior with a focus on Europe and Asia.


Part I: Global Marketing Environments 1. Understanding Global Markets and Marketing 2. Assessing the Global Marketing Environment: The Global Economy and Technology 3. Evaluating Cultural and Social Environments 4. Analyzing Political and Legal Environment 5. Integrating Global, Regional, and National Markets Part II: Global Marketing Functions and Strategies 6. Conducting Marketing Research 7. Entering Global Markets 8. International Market Planning 9. Segmenting, Targeting, and Positioning for Global Markets Part III: The Four Ps Of Global Marketing 10. Developing Global Products and Brands 11. Setting Global Prices 12. Global Placement and Distribution Channels 13. Launching Global Communication and Advertising Part IV: New Trends in Global Marketing 14. Using Social Media for Global Marketing 15. Designing and Controlling Global Marketing Systems 16. Defining Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility in the International Market Place Part V: Comprehensive Global Marketing Cases 1. Global Marketing Environments 2. Global Marketing Functions and Strategies 3. The Four Ps Of Global Marketing 4. New Trends in Global Marketing 5. Appendix: The Global Marketing Plan Global Marketing Cases Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781138807884
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 700
  • ID: 9781138807884
  • weight: 1660
  • ISBN10: 1138807885
  • edition: 2nd New edition

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