2000 word limit
You may choose from the following two essay titles. Please submit an essay on your chosen topicthrough Turn It In.
The global market for counterfeit goods is estimated at $700 billion, accounting for 7% of world trade (WCO, 2009). This is predominantly demand driven. Discuss.
The luxury industry has increasingly been criticised for it’s poor commitment towards the issue of global sustainability. Discuss.
In your essay DEMONSTRATE:
|a) Knowledge and understanding|
A1: Understand the impact of global contextual forces on organisations operating within the luxury market. This includes legal systems, ethical, economic, social and technological change issues.
A5: Appreciate the concept of luxury from a historical and cultural perspective.
|b) Cognitive skills|
B1: Demonstrate critical thinking and creativity when analysing business and management issues. This includes organising thoughts, analysis, synthesis, and critical appraisal.
|c) Practical and professional skills|
C1: Communicate effectively complex ideas and arguments, utilising a range of media appropriately.
|d) Key transferable skills|
D2: Engage in active critical self-reflection.
D4: Demonstrate cultural sensitivity, and critical awareness of ethical issues.