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The Academy of International Business

International Business

New Challenges, New Forms, New Perspectives

Authors: Harris, Simon

Editors: Kuivalainen, O., Stoyanova, V. (Eds.)

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Provides an in-depth analysis of some of the most recent challenges for international businesses, such as corporate social responsibility and the phenomenon of outward foreign direct investment from China. Reflects on the new perspectives in international business by presenting the experience of successful business experts in the field.

About the authors

KENNETH AMAESHI Senior Lecturer in Strategy & International Business at the University of Edinburgh Business School, UK FREDERICK AHEN Researcher at the University of Turku, Finland TAMER CAVUSGIL Fuller E. Callaway Professorial Chair and Director at the Institute of International Business, Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University, USA DIANA A. FILIPESCU Professor at the Autonomous University of Barcelona's Foundation, Spain LAN GAO Research Associate in the School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, UK PERVEZ N. GHAURI Professor at Kings College, University of London, UK BIRGIT HAGEN Researcher at the University of Pavia, Italy YONG KYU LEW Doctoral Researcher at the Comparative and International Business Research Centre, Manchester Business School - Centre for International Business Education and Research, UK JIA LI Researcher at the University of Edinburgh Business School, UK LING LIU Lecturer at University of Edinburgh Business School XIAO HUILIU Professor of international business at the School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, UK VOLKER MAHNKE Professor of International Business and Director of Research at the University of Edinburgh Business School, UK FRANK MCDONALD Professor of International Business at Bradford University School of Management and Director of the Bradford Centre in International Business, UK JORGE MONGAY Lecturer of International Business at Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain NIINA NUMMELA Professor of International Business at the Turku School of Economics, University of Turku, Finland TAEKYUNG PARK Lecturer of strategic management at Yeungnam University, South Korea SAMI SAARENKETO Professor of International Marketing at the School of Business, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland THOR SIGFUSSON PhD student in International Business at the University of Iceland, Iceland RUDOLF R. SINKOVICS Professor of International Business and co-director of the Comparative and International Business Research Centre at Manchester Business School, UK YUE XU Lecturer on International Business at the Hull University Business School, UK ANTONELLA ZUCCHELLA Professor of Marketing and International Entrepreneurship at the University of Pavia, Italy

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Harris, Simon (et al.)

    Pages 1-6

  • Are Corruption and Ease of Doing Business Correlated? An Analysis of 172 Nations

    Mongay, Jorge (et al.)

    Pages 13-26

  • ‘Old Wine in New Bottles’? The Meaning and Drivers of CSR in SMEs in a Transition Economy

    Stoyanova, Veselina

    Pages 27-40

  • ‘Second Best’ Institutions and Global Sustainability

    Ahen, Frederick

    Pages 41-58

  • The Internationalization of Chinese State-Owned Enterprises: What Challenges Do They Face?

    Gao, Lan (et al.)

    Pages 63-82

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
International Business
Book Subtitle
New Challenges, New Forms, New Perspectives
Authors
Editors
  • O. Kuivalainen
  • V. Stoyanova
Series Title
The Academy of International Business
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights are restricted
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-00774-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137007742
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-32098-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 268
Topics