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The Academy of International Business

Resources, Efficiency and Globalization

Editors: Dimitratos, P., Jones, M. (Eds.)

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International business for the modern firm has to compromise the need to use limited resources and achieve efficiency in the global marketplace. This book examines these issues from the viewpoint of the internationalized SME, the big multinational and the local subsidiary drawing on research conducted in different countries.

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DR PAVLOS DIMITRATOS Assistant Professor, Athens University of Economics& Business, Greece.

DR MARIAN P. JONES Professor, University of Glasgow, UK.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Resources, Efficiency, and Globalization: International Business in the Modern Era

    Dimitratos, Pavlos (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • Which Comes First: Domestic or Foreign Subsidiaries? Analysis of Global Integration and Local Responsiveness among Japanese Service Companies

    Ito, Kiyohiko (et al.)

    Pages 13-26

  • The Role of Virtual Integration, Commitment, and Knowledge-Sharing in Improving International Supplier Responsiveness

    Jean, Ruey-Jer Bryan (et al.)

    Pages 27-43

  • The Importance of Location: Does Outward FDI lead to Unemployment?

    Temouri, Yama (et al.)

    Pages 47-62

  • Agglomeration and Flows of Inward and Outward Direct Investment: An Analysis of Financial Services in the United Kingdom

    Cook, Gary A. S. (et al.)

    Pages 63-83

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Hardcover $125.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Resources, Efficiency and Globalization
Editors
  • P. Dimitratos
  • M. Jones
Series Title
The Academy of International Business
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-27802-8
DOI
10.1057/9780230278028
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-23653-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-31460-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 333
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