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The Academy of International Business

Managerial Issues in International Business

Editors: Fai, F., Morgan, E. (Eds.)

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The 13th volume of the Academy of International Business series reflects the complex challenges managers face in today's global economy. A novel range of issues brings together two important contemporary themes in international business. The book includes thoughts from prominent academics on new directions for international business scholarship.

About the authors

FELICIA M. FAI is a Lecturer in International Business at the University of Bath's School of Management, UK. Her research interests include competence development, knowledge transfers and foreign direct investment behaviour. She has contributed to academic journals and conferences, writing on corporate technological diversification, the role of language in cross-border alliances, knowledge transfer in supply chains, and evidence of rising technological competencies in China.

ELEANOR J. MORGAN is Senior Lecturer in Business Economics at the University of Bath's School of Management, UK. Her current research has two main strands - competition policy, especially towards mergers, and innovation strategies of small EU firms in a regional context. She has published extensively in these and other areas, and is founder editor of the International Journal of the Economics of Business.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Managerial Issues in International Business: Introduction

    Fai, Felicia M. (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • The Relevance of Internationalization Theories: a Contingency Framework

    Solberg, Carl Arthur (et al.)

    Pages 9-32

  • Cheating and Incentive Schemes in International Joint Ventures

    Ott, Ursula F.

    Pages 33-49

  • Managerial Perspectives on Business Purpose: Values, National Values and Institutions

    Harris, Simon (et al.)

    Pages 50-66

  • A New Perspective on Parenting Spin-offs for Cluster Formation

    Ferreira, Manuel P. (et al.)

    Pages 67-84

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Managerial Issues in International Business
Editors
  • F. Fai
  • E. Morgan
Series Title
The Academy of International Business
Copyright
2006
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-80070-0
DOI
10.1057/9780230800700
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-00193-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-28024-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 215
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