Innovation and the Multinational Firm: Perspectives on Foreign Subsidiaries and Host Locations

  • Alessandra Perri

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-7
  3. Managing Innovation across Geographical Space: An Overview

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      Pages 8-8
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  4. A Multilevel Approach to the Study of Geographically Dispersed Innovation in Multinational Firms

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      Pages 61-61
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  5. Back Matter
    Pages 133-159

About this book


In the changing geography of innovation, multinational corporations play a key role as creators of knowledge. Innovation and the Multinational Firm investigates how innovation is managed within these firms by focusing particularly on subsidiaries and host-locations.


business foreign direct investment geography innovation innovation management International Business internationalization knowledge protection management organization

Authors and affiliations

  • Alessandra Perri
    • 1
  1. 1.Universita’ Ca’ Foscari VeneziaItaly

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