Fall 2018

This page lists the required textbooks for upcoming courses. Unless noted, all materials are required and should be brought to the first class meeting. Choose your location:
 

Charges for course materials (Harvard cases, assessments, simulations, or hard copy course packets) will be billed to your U-Bill. You will not be charged if you drop the course before the drop deadline (see details).

Ordering information  

Cedar Rapids

 

Fall 2018 Core Courses

MBA:8120 EXC—Management in Organizations—Instructor: Ginny Wilson-Peters
Required textbook: Buckingham, Marcus and Coffman, Curt. (2016) First Break All the Rules: What the World’s Greatest Managers Do Differently. Simon and Schuster. ISBN# 978-1-59562-111-5. additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.   

MBA:8140 EXC—Corporate Financial Reporting—Instructor: Mark Peno 
Required textbook: Easton, P.D., J.J. Wild, R.F. Halsey, and M. McAnally Financial Accounting for MBAs, 7th Edition, 2018, Cambridge Business Publishers ISBN: 978-1-61853-231-2. Please note that this is the EVENTH EDITION (the previous editions are out-of-date)

MBA:8150 EXC—Business Analytics—Instructor: Patrick Johanns
Required textbook: Data, Models, and Decisions: The Fundamentals of Management Science, by D. Bertsimas and R.M. Freund, ISBN 0-9759146-0-X. Copyright year: 2004.

MBA:8160 EXC—Managerial Economics—Instructor: Luciano De Castro
No Required textbook:  Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for Students to purchase.

MBA:8180 EXC—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Jeffrey Hart
Required textbook:  Fundamentals of Financial Management, Concise 8th Edition, 2015, Brigham/Houston, ISBN 9781285065137, Publisher: Cengage Learning

MBA:8240 EXC—Operatons and Supply Chain—Instructor: Renato DeMatta
Required textbook:  Cachon and Terwiesch, Matching Supply With Demand, McGraw Hill, 3rd Ed. 2013. ISBN 978-0073525204

MBA:8300 EXC—Foundations in Strategy—Instructor: Arturs Kalnins
Required textbook:  Hitt, Michael A., R. Duane Ireland, and Robert E. Hoskisson [H.I.H].  Strategic Management: Competitiveness and Globalization - Concepts, Cincinnati, OH: Southwestern College Publishing. Additional cases will  need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase. A course packet will be distributed in class.

MBA:8310 EXC—Business Integration—Instructors: Gary Gaeth & Scott Arneson
No Required textbook: 

Fall 2018 Elective Courses

FIN:9200 EXC—Portfolio Management—Instructor: Anand Vijh
Required textbook:   Investments, Edition: 11 (but earlier also work) Authors: Bodie, Kane, and Marcus Publisher: McGraw-Hill ISBN 978-1-259-27717-7. additioinal cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MGMT:9110: EXC—Dynamics of Negotiations—Instructor: Suzanne Bellman
Required textbook: "Bargaining for Advantage Negotiation strategies for reasonable people" by Richard Shell Penguin 2006

MSCI:6060: EXC—Data Programming in R—Instructor: Benjamin Margolin
No Required textbook: Optional texts: R for Everyone (http://www.jaredlander.com/r-for-everyone) Art of R Programming (http://www.nostarch.com/artofr.htm)

MSCI:6180: EXC—Healthcare Analytics—Instructor: Todd Papke
Required textbook: Clinical Research Computing and Clinical Research Computing: Practitioner’s Handbook

 

 

Iowa City

Fall 2018 Elective Course

 

 

 

Des Moines

 

Fall 2018 Core Courses

MBA:8120 EXD—Management in Organizations—Instructor: Ginny Wilson-Peters
Required text:  Buckingham, Marcus and Coffman, Curt. (2016) First Break All the Rules: What the World’s Greatest Managers Do Differently. Simon and Schuster. ISBN# 978-1-59562-111-5. Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase. 

MBA:8140 EXD—Corporate Financial Reporting—Instructor: Douglas DeJong
Required textbook: Roman Weil, Katherine Schipper and Jennifer Francis Financial Accounting: An Introduction to Concepts,Methods and Uses 14th Edition (second printing or later) Print ISBN: 9781111823450 

MBA:8150 EXD—Business Analytics—Instructor: Patrick Johanns
Required textbook: Data, Models, and Decisions: The Fundamentals of Management Science, by D. Bertsimas and R.M. Freund, ISBN 0-9759146-0-X. Copyright year: 2004

MBA:8160 EXD—Managerial Economics—Instructor: Don Szesycki
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8180 EXD—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Dirk Laschanzky
Required textbook: Brealey, Myers, Allen, Principles of Corporate Finance, 12th Edition ISBN: 978-1-259-14438-7

MBA:8240 EXD—Operations and Supply Chain—Instructor: Jennifer Blackhurst
Required textbook: Matching Supply with Demand ISBN 978-0073525204 By Cachon and Terwiesch Macgraw Hill, 2012, 3rd edition Note: If you have the second edition, the relevant material is there, but the chapters have shifted around a bit.  Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase. 

MBA:8300 EXD—Foundations in Strategy—Instructor: Marketa Rickley
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8310 EXD—Business Integration—Instructors: Gary Gaeth & Robert Stahlin
No Required textbook

Fall 2018 Elective Courses

FIN:9220 EXD—Fixed Income Securities—Instructor: Mahmut Ilerisoy
Required textbook: Fixed Income Analysis,  (CFA Institute Investment Series) 3rd Edition Barbara S. Petitt, Jerald E. Pinto, Wendy L. Pirie

MGMT:9230 EXD—Managing and Preventing Conflict—Instructors: Jay Christensen-Szalanski & Lon Moeller
Required textbook: Textbook provided free by instructors when class begins

MSCI:6050 EXD—Data Management and Visual Analytics—Instructor: Weiguo (Patrick) Fan
Required textbook: Modern Database Management, 13th Edition ISBN:9780134792279 Pearson 2019

MSCI:6060 EXD—Data Programming in R—Instructor: Adam Meeker
No Required textbook
 
MSCI:6130 EXD—Applied Optimization—Instructor: Kurt Anstreicher
No Required textbook
 
MSCI:6150 EXD—Financial Analytics—Instructor: Dirk Hugen
Required textbook: Financial Analytics with R, by Mark Bennett and Dirk Hugen, 1st edition, ISBN: 1107150752

 

 

 

 

Quad Cities

 

Fall 2018 Core Courses

MBA:8110 EXQ—Marketing Management —Instructor: Alice Wang
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase. 

MBA:8150 EXQ—Business Analytics —Instructor: Rick Jerz
Required textbook: Statistical Techniques in Business & Economics," 17th Ed., Douglas A. Lind, William G. Marchal, and Samuel A. Wathen, McGraw Hill Irwin, 2018. ISBN 978-1259666360. The 13th, 14th, 15th, or 16th editions will also work. No special DVD or software is required just the textbook. 

MBA:8180 EXQ—Managerial Finance — Instructor: Tom Rietz 
Required textbook: Corporate Finance: The Core, 4th Edition Jonathan Berk, Peter DeMarzo, ©2017 Pearson Prior versions are fine though the chapter and page numbers may not line up with the syllabus. 

MBA:8300 EXQ—Foundations in Strategy — Instructor: Jon Gray 
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8310 EXQ—Business Integration — Instructors: Gary Gaeth & Jon Gray 
No Required textbook:

Fall 2018 Elective Courses

MGMT:9220 EXQ—Maximizing Team Performance— Instructor: Gale Mote 
Required textbook: 1. Lencioni, Patrick. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable. Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2002. ISBN# 0-7879-6075-6 2. Stein, Steven J. Ph.D. and Book, Howard E. M.D. The EQ Edge: Emotional Intelligence and Your Success (Third Edition), Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2011. ISBN # 978-0470681619  3. The Arbinger Institute. The Outward Mindset – Seeing Beyond Ourselves. How to Change Lives and Transform Organizations. Berrett-Koehler, 2016. ISBN #978-1626567153. Additonal cases will need to be purchased. A link will be posted on the course ICON site. A $35 fee will be charged to student's UBILL for assessment to be used in class.

MSCI:6060 EXQ—Data Programming in R — Instructor: Mark Bennett 
No Required textbook: textbook optional. R for Everyone (http://www.jaredlander.com/r-for-everyone) Art of R Programming (http://www.nostarch.com/artofr.htm)

MSCI:6110 EXQ—Big Data Management and Analytics — Instructor: Xun Zhou 
No Required textbook

 

 

 

Web

 

Fall 2018 Core Course

MBA:8120 EXW – Management in Organizations – Instructor: Amy Kristof-Brown                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8310 EXW – Business Integration – Instructor: Gary Gaeth                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        No Required textbook: 

 

Summer 2018 Elective Course

ENTR:9500 EXW – Managing the Growth Business – Instructor: Rich McCarty
Required textbook: The Portable MBA in Entrepreneurship Fourth Edition William D. Bygrave & Andrew Zacharakis ISBN 978-0-470-48131-8 

MKTG:9015 EXW – Social Media Marketing for Business – Instructor: Nick Westergaard
Required textbook: “Likable Social Media.” ISBN: 978-0-07-183626; Kerpen, Dave; McGraw Hill; 2nd edition ©2015,  “The NOW Revolution.” ISBN: 978-0-07-470-92327. Baer, Jay; Naslund, Amber. Wiley, 1st edition ©2011

MGMT:9230 EXD – Managing and Preventing Conflict – Instructors: Jay Christensen-Szalanski& Lon Moeller - Course Type: Hybrid web and in-person
Required textbook: Textbook provided free by instructors when class begins. 

 

Ordering information

Textbooks

All textbooks are available through Iowa Book and Supply unless otherwise noted. (Click on Extension Courses, then select your course number and section.) Iowa Book and Supply will ship your purchases to you. Prices can be found on the company website. ISBN numbers listed are per Iowa Book and Supply and may not be valid for online vendors. 

You are welcome to use online vendors to purchase textbooks, but please be careful to purchase the correct item and edition, and ensure shipping is managed so the books are in hand prior to the first day of class.

Jumpbooks

If you see a listing for a "Jumpbook," it's a digital version of the textbook. They're significantly less expensive than the hard copy, but have no resale value and are good for one semester only. It's offered as an alternative to the hard copy book.

Electronic course packets

Students will be notified of how to access electronic course packets by the instructor on ICON. They are not available elsewhere or through Iowa Book and Supply.