ISBN 9788132104469,International Project Management

International Project Management



SAGE Publications Ltd

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9788132104469

ISBN-10 8132104463


Number of Pages 392 Pages
Language (English)


With project management becoming an increasingly global endeavour, a comprehensive and international student text that reflects this reality is essential. Koster?s International Project Management does just that, systematically linking the key elements of cross-cultural management and the particularities of an international context, with the tools and techniques of project management. With full pedagogical support including: - a wide variety of examples and illustrations, including an in-depth, end-of-chapter case study with questions; - student exercises and review questions; - detailed further reading; - a companion website, featuring PowerPoint slides, extra cases and indicative answers. The textbook will be an indispensable resource for all students, both advanced undergraduate and MBA, with a project management element to their studies. Table of Contents Preface Introduction to International Project Management The Context of International Projects in Terms of Organizational Strategy and Culture Defining the International Project Managing Risk and Uncertainty in an International Project Planning the International Project in Terms of Time, Cost and Quality Organizing the International Project Implementing and Controlling International Projects Leading International Projects Communicating in International Projects Co-Operating in International Projects Learning in and Learning from International Projects Glossary Reference Index