International Business: Challenges and Choices by Alan SitkinInternational Business: Challenges and Choices by Alan Sitkin

International Business: Challenges and Choices

byAlan Sitkin, Nick Bowen

Paperback | February 21, 2013

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This stimulating text provides a truly international perspective, with a wealth of real life examples from developed and emerging countries to help students envisage how organizations across the globe practise business. Thoroughly updated and revised to give students a deeper understanding of the key international business theories, this new edition features:* Considerably revised structure to reflect student's knowledge as they progress through an international business module* Increased coverage of the core international business theories to enable in-depth understanding of the issues and challenges of international business* New chapters on emerging markets and the environmental challenges facing businesses* End of part long cases to promote a holistic understanding of international businessOnline Resource Centre:For registered adopters of the text: * Multimedia library* Instructor's manual * Suggested assignment questions* Additional case studies* Test bank of questions* Indicative answers for case study questions and assignment and examination questionsFor students: * Extension material* Interactive Map* Assignment and examination questions* Self-test multiple-choice questions * Key websites* Revision tips* Additional case studies* Case study questions and answers
Alan Sitkin is Senior Lecturer and Pathway Leader for the MA in International Business at the European Business School London (Regent's College), where he began teaching in 1999 after 15 years of experience in the global capital markets working out of Paris, Zurich and London. His specific areas of interest include politics and finance...
Title:International Business: Challenges and ChoicesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:426 pages, 10.43 × 7.68 × 0 inPublished:February 21, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199646961

ISBN - 13:9780199646968


Table of Contents

Part 1. Introduction1. Introduction to international business2. Theories of international businessKey players3. International Business and National politics4. Global frameworks5. Multinational enterprises and foreign direct investmentCultural perspectives6. National cultures7. Corporate cultures8. Multinational Corporate social responsibilityInternational Strategy9. Modes of internationalisation10. Organization of multinational enterprisesInternational Functions11. International Production12. International Marketing13. International Finance14. International Human resource managementFuture15. The changing geography of international business16. International Business and the environmental challenge

Editorial Reviews

"This is a concise, forward-leading introduction to International Business which makes excellent use of integrated examples and cases to offer students an immediate association with the chapters' content." --Klaus Oestreicher, Senior Lecturer in International Business, University of Worcester