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Chinese International Investments

Authors: Alon, Ilan, Fetscherin, Marc

Editors: Gugler, P. (Ed.)

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This book provides authoritative academic and professional insights into the strategies of Chinese Foreign Direct Investments in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas. Distinguished authors from across the world will make a contribution to the growing literature on OFDI (outward foreign direct investment) from China.

About the authors

ILAN ALON is Cornell Chair of International Business and Director of The China Center at Rollins College, USA, and Visiting Scholar & Asia Fellow at Harvard University, USA. He has published 27 books, and over 100 peer-reviewed articles. Dr. Alon has taught courses in top Chinese MBA programs including those at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Fudan University, East China University for Science and Technology and China Europe International Business School. He is also an international business consultant, with experience in China as well as other countries in Asia, the Middle East, Europe and America, and a featured speaker in many professional associations.
MARC FETSCHERIN is Associate Professor at the Crummer Graduate School of Business and the International Business Department at Rollins College, USA. He is also an Associate of the Rollins China Center as well as an Asia Fellow at Harvard University. He received his PhD from the University of Bern, Switzerland andholds two master's degrees, one from the University of Lausanne, Hautes Etudes Commerciales, Switzerland and the other from London School of Economics and Political Science, UK. He has published three books and his articles have appeared in peer-reviewed journals such as Management International Review, International Business Review, Thunderbird International Business Review, International Marketing Review, European Journal of Marketing and others.
PHILIPPE GUGLER holds the Chair of Economics and Social Policy at the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences and is the Director of The Center for Competitiveness, University of Fribourg, Switzerland. He is an affiliate MOC faculty member of the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness of the Harvard Business School, USA, a guest Professor at the National Institute for Development Agency, Thailand, and at the University of Roma, Italy. He is Vice-Chairman of the European International Business Academy (EIBA) as well as a member of the board of several academic and economic associations in Switzerland and abroad. Professor Gugler has published mainly in the fields of trade and competition, trade and investment, competition policy, multinational enterprises and competitiveness.

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Alon, Ilan (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • An Institutional Perspective and the Role of the State for Chinese OFDI

    Ren, Bing (et al.)

    Pages 11-37

  • Home Country Macroeconomic Determinants of Chinese OFDI

    Wei, William (et al.)

    Pages 38-53

  • The Role of Country of Origin and Chinese OFDI

    Tolentino, Paz Estrella

    Pages 54-80

  • Chinese SWFs: At the Crossroad between the Visible and the Invisible Hand

    Keller, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 81-103

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Chinese International Investments
Authors
Editors
  • P. Gugler
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-36157-7
DOI
10.1057/9780230361577
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-28096-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-32795-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 419
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