The Emergence of Southern Multinationals

Their Impact on Europe

  • Louis Brennan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Quantifying the Emergence of Southern Multinationals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Hafiz Mirza, Axèle Giroud, Hwee Wee
      Pages 13-41
    3. Peter J. Buckley, Adam R. Cross, Hinrich Voss
      Pages 42-56
  4. Southern Multinationals from a Home Country Perspective

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. Afonso Fleury, Maria Tereza Leme Fleury, Germano Glufke Reis
      Pages 59-78
    3. Alexander Mansilya-Kruz
      Pages 114-129
    4. Andreja Jaklič, Svetličič Marjan
      Pages 130-148
  5. Southern Multinationals from a Host Country/Region Perspective

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Jens Erik Torp, Michael W. Hansen, Henrik Schaumburg-Müller
      Pages 165-194
    3. Filip De Beule, Daniel Van Den Bulcke, Haiyan Zhang
      Pages 195-225
    4. Ruth Rios-Morales, Louis Brennan
      Pages 242-257
  6. Innovative Perspectives on Southern Multinationals

  7. Implications for Theory and Theory Development

  8. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 365-365
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 378-387

About this book


In today's globalised world there is a need to investigate new trends in the global economy which impact on Europe. The emergence of these southern multinationals in Europe is one such phenomenon. This book explores the existing trends and trajectories of these companies, the evidence of their impact and their strategies and processes.


capitalism China economy European Union (EU) Global economy Internationalisation internationalization Investment value chain

Editors and affiliations

  • Louis Brennan
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for International Integration StudiesTrinity CollegeDublinIreland

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