Disparity Between Theory and Practice in Internationalization Process Research: Lessons Learned

  • Björn Röber
Part of the MIR Series in International Business book series (MIRSIB)


The empirical analysis of escalation of commitment in internationalization process decision-making and the theoretical foundations that have been outlined upfront allow the drawing of a number of concluding remarks. First, the key findings will be summarized and the most important implications from a theoretical point of view will be outlined (Sect. 5.1). Second, some practical implications will be presented (Sect. 5.2). Finally, research limitations will be addressed and potential areas for further study—which partially result from the limitations—will be identified (Sect. 5.3).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Björn Röber
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  1. 1.University of StuttgartStuttgartGermany

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