Research Problem and Research Questions

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Part of the Integrated Series in Information Systems book series (ISIS, volume 23)

Abstract

Whilst scholarly research has concentrated on the wider issues, within the practitioner community there was a widespread consensus emerging that international systems are a not only a major element of any global business strategy but also a major, and potentially disastrous, stumbling block for global operators. By 1994, a considerable body of – mostly anecdotal – evidence1 for the difficulties with these systems had been assembled in the practitioners’ literature . A selection of this is presented below.

Keywords

Europe 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Information ManagementVictoria University of WellingtonWellingtonNew Zealand

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