© 1992

Studies in International Business


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Theory

  3. Organisation

  4. Multinational Enterprises in the World Economy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Patrick F. R. Artisien, Peter J. Buckley
      Pages 103-130
    3. Hafiz Mirza, Peter J. Buckley, John R. Sparkes
      Pages 131-148
    4. Hafiz Mirza, Peter J. Buckley, John R. Sparkes
      Pages 149-160
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 161-167

About this book


This collection of articles by an internationally recognised authority on the multinational enterprise contains advances in theory, examinations of organisational issues and empirical studies of multinationals in the world economy. The theory section includes an innovative paper on the role of multinationals in less developed countries. The organisational issues examined include strategic alliances. The final section includes analyses of joint ventures and Japan's relationship with multinational firms.


business economy International Business joint venture Multinational Enterprise organization strategic alliance

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of Bradford Management CentreUK

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