The Strategic Development of Multinationals: Subsidiaries and Innovation by M. PapanastassiouThe Strategic Development of Multinationals: Subsidiaries and Innovation by M. Papanastassiou

The Strategic Development of Multinationals: Subsidiaries and Innovation

byM. Papanastassiou, R. Pearce

Hardcover | October 21, 2009

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Globalization is a "buzz-word" for the twenty-first century, but this volume argues that it is not possible to understand the current global economy without understanding the multinational.
ROBERT PEARCE is Professor of International Business at the University of Reading. He has published extensively in the areas of International Business and Economics. His current research interests are in the global strategies of MNEs, their creation and application of technology, and the application of these aspects of MNEs’ behavior ...
Title:The Strategic Development of Multinationals: Subsidiaries and InnovationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:288 pagesPublished:October 21, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230551335

ISBN - 13:9780230551336


Table of Contents

Subsidiaries, Innovation and the Strategic Development of Multinationals;M.Papanastassiou & R.Pearce * Creative Transition and the Role of MNE Subsidiaries in Host-country Industrialisation; R.Pearce & M.Papanastassiou * Strategic Internalisation and the Growth of the Multinational Firm; R.Pearce,M.Papanastassiou & F.Filippaios * Technology Sourcing in Multinational Enterprises and the Roles of Subsidiaries: an Empirical Investigation; D.Manolopoulos,M.Papanastassiou & R.Pearce * Strategic Heterogeneity and MNEs’ Investments in the Integrating European Economy; D.DimitropoulouR.Pearce & M.Papanastassiou * To "Almost See the World": Hierarchy and Strategy in Hymer’s View of the Multinational; R.Pearce & M.Papanastassiou
* Individualism and Interdependence in the Technological Development of MNEs: the Strategic Positioning of R&D in Overseas Subsidiaries;M.Papanastassiou & R.Pearce * Multinationals and National Systems of Innovation: Strategy and Policy Issues;R.Pearce & M.Papanastassiou *
Internalisation and Individualism : MNE Laboratories’ R&D Collaborations;R.Pearce & M.Papanastassiou * Funding Sources and the Strategic Roles of Decentralised R&D in Multinationals; M.Papanastassiou & R.Pearce * Globalisation of Technology and the Movement of Scientific Personnel in Multinational Enterprises in Europe; M.Papanastassiou,R.Pearce &G.Anastassopoulos * Multinationals and Economic Performance in the Era of Globalisation;R.Pearce & M.Papanastassiou