Summary Conclusions

  • Katiuscia VaccariniEmail author
  • Francesca Spigarelli
  • Ernesto Tavoletti
  • Christoph Lattemann


This book aimed to analyze the concept of psychic distance in international ventures. The construct was explored in its definition and operationalized in the context of Sino-European FDI. More specifically, the analysis was conducted on an industry level with a focus on the green tech sector.


PD Psychic distance International ventures Definition Operationalization Sino-European FDI Industry level Green tech sector 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Katiuscia Vaccarini
    • 1
    Email author
  • Francesca Spigarelli
    • 2
  • Ernesto Tavoletti
    • 3
  • Christoph Lattemann
    • 4
  1. 1.Free University of Bozen-BolzanoBolzanoItaly
  2. 2.University of MacerataMacerataItaly
  3. 3.University of MacerataMacerataItaly
  4. 4.Jacobs UniversityBremenGermany

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