Materials for the course Current Topics in Business Policy.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the pandemic, the course will be taught online and information, links to talks and materials will be provided through the course's "Aula Global" site



  • Course grades are based on (1) attendance and real participation in class discussions (35%) and (2) the individual contribution to the team project (65%).
  • Active class attendance is an integral part of the course. The first absence of each student will not be taken into account, but no exceptions will be made—including sport and employment activities. Given the design of the course, students are strongly encouraged not to join late.
  • In order to not interrupt classes, students shall abstain from entering classrooms once classes have begun. Cellphones must be silenced and laptops and similar devices turned off.
  • Deadline for the final version of the report: TBA, 23:59. Both versions must be sent by email to


  • Note the timing of seminars.

Planning 2021 (to be updated in order to minimize possible class overlaps):

Planning 2021 Current Topics in Business Policy