GSBA 582 – The Global Context & International Business

PM GLOBE, a capstone project-based class, focuses on today’s most pressing global issues. Through this course, MBA.PM students analyze key factors driving change in the global economy. As part of this learning experience, MBA.PM students get the invaluable opportunity to engage and learn from international executives.

The 2023 PM GLOBE project required teams to concentrate on specific industries while exploring one of the following four themes:

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Impact of Evolving
Trade Relations

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Sustainability &
Climate Change

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Innovation &

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Impact of Culture,
Social Structures, &
Regulatory Regimes


Mark Your Calendar

For MBA.PM students enrolling in this course, these are important dates to plan ahead:


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Tune in to meet lead faculty and our office (GPP)

Tuesday, September 26th
5:00 PM – 6:20 PM
Via Zoom

In-Person Country
Conference Sessions

Country Conference

All sessions from (8am-12pm)

Pre-Trip I

Saturday, February 3rd

Pre-Trip II

Saturday, February 24th 

Post-Trip Session

Saturday, April 13th


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All in-person sessions from
(8:00am - 12:00pm)

Saturday, February 3rd

Saturday, February 10th

Saturday, March 2nd

Saturday, March 23rd

Saturday, April 13th

2024 Trip

PM Globe Trip

All participants are expected to be in-country for hotel check-in on

Saturday, March 9th

Depending on assigned PM GLOBE site, departure travel dates will be either

Thursday March 7th - or - Friday, March 8th

Program ends and hotel check-out is on

Saturday, March 16th


Locations will be announced at the GSBA 582 - PM GLOBE Information Session



Check Your Passports NOW

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  • Make sure your passport is valid through September 2024
  • Make sure there are at least TWO empty pages for visa stamps


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  • In addition to the above, make sure your visa or green card is valid beyond the reentry date to the U.S. (after the PM GLOBE trip.)
  • Note: It is important that you contact us immediately if you are pending a change of status.

Need to renew your passport?

Take Action

TAKE ACTION and start the process of renewing your passport ASAP!

US passport holders can use the resource below for the renewal process:

Depending on your PM GLOBE site assignment, you may need to apply for an entry visa to travel into country. To make sure you have enough time, we highly encourage you to expedite your passport renewal process.




A monthly breakdown of key moments as we move forward with the
PM GLOBE experience


What is a Country Conference?

Part of this course has three in-person sessions built in for students to have direct time with faculty and their teams. Two of the sessions are curated to prepare participants before the trip, and one session will follow as a course debrief.

These sessions are critical to the PM GLOBE experience and require participants to attend for their overall success in the program.

More questions on what to expect with PM GLOBE?  →

PM Globle FAQs

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Will provide link to access GPP Profile

Deadline Deadline in mid-October
We will communicate when you have access to your GPP profile and specific dates to submit required information.
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We look forward to working with you to manage your PM GLOBE experience. We will communicate important details, deadlines, and visa information via your Marshall email account.

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Los Angeles, CA 90089, United States


(213) 740 1875