eBook The Growth of International Business (RLE International Business), 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1135134294
  • ISBN-13: 9781135134297
  • DDC: 338.881
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 285 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released February 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

This book integrates the work of economists, management scientists and business historians. It applies the related concepts of transaction costs, internalisation, corporate strategy and market structure to explain the historical process of corporate growth in the international economy. Each chapter is written by a scholar who has specialized in a particular aspect of the growth of international business.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
1: Theory.
2: Introduction: The Conceptual Framework.
3: New Theories of International Business: Some Unresolved Issues.
4: Technological and Organisational Factors in the Theory of the Multinational Enterprise.
5: Pricing and Sourcing Strategies in a Multinational Oligopoly.
6: Evidence.
7: Changes in the Level and Structure of International Production: The Last One Hundred Years.
8: Industrial Diversification Amongst the World's Leading Multinational Enterprises.
9: The Growth and Structure of Multinationals in the Banana Export Trade.
10: Strategic Factors in the Growth of a Multinational Enterprise: The Burmah Oil Company 1886–1928.
11: The Growth of Transnational Banking.
Bibliography.
Index.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
1: Theory.
2: Introduction: The Conceptual Framework.
3: New Theories of International Business: Some Unresolved Issues.
4: Technological and Organisational Factors in the Theory of the Multinational Enterprise.
5: Pricing and Sourcing Strategies in a Multinational Oligopoly.
6: Evidence.
7: Changes in the Level and Structure of International Production: The Last One Hundred Years.
8: Industrial Diversification Amongst the World's Leading Multinational Enterprises.
9: The Growth and Structure of Multinationals in the Banana Export Trade.
10: Strategic Factors in the Growth of a Multinational Enterprise: The Burmah Oil Company 1886–1928.
11: The Growth of Transnational Banking.
Bibliography.
Index.