Multinational Joint Ventures in Developing Countries (RLE International Business), 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1135134855
  • ISBN-13: 9781135134853
  • DDC: 338.8881
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 14 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This book examines how joint ventures work in practice. Drawing on extensive personal experience and using case study examples where appropriate the author analyses the various stages, discusses the problems of partner selection, implementation and control and points out the various benefits and pitfalls. He draws out the implications for improving practice and discusses how the experience of joint ventures affects the theory of the multinational enterprise.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction.
2: Characteristics of Joint Ventures.
3: Partner Selection and Performance.
4: Commitment.
5: A Management Guideline for Joint Ventures in Developing Countries.
6: Joint Venture General Managers.
7: Equity Joint Ventures and the Theory of the Multinational Enterprise.
8: Investing in China via Joint Ventures.
9: Joint Ventures in China: Legal Implications.
Partial List of Firms Contacted.
Management Case Studies of Joint Ventures in LDCs.