Is the International Business Research Agenda Running out of Steam?

  • Peter J. Buckley


This research note suggests that the international business research agenda is running out of steam after a period of vibrancy. It suggests that ‘the big research question’ with which international business researchers are engaged is no longer clear cut and that, after three distinct periods where a definite research agenda was pursued, no distinctive topic has emerged to take the place of the issues previously, and largely successfully, tackled.


Foreign Investment International Business Multinational Enterprise International Business Study American Business 
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  • Peter J. Buckley
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  1. 1.Centre for International BusinessUniversity of LeedsUK

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