International Business: Opportunities and Challenges in a Flattening World
by Mason Carpenter, Sanjyot P. Dunung
Publisher: Flat World Knowledge 2011
Number of pages: 730
The book provides exploration into building, leading, and thriving in global organizations in an increasingly flat world. The authors define 'Flat world' as one where (1) service industries that dwarf manufacturing industries in terms of scale and scope, (2) an Internet that pervades life and work, and (3) networks define modern businesses, whether service or manufacturing.
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by Asterios G. Kefalas - South-Western Pub
This is a textbook on international business strategy. It provides a quick refresher on international economics, trade, and finance, and builds a good theoretical base before addressing the basic functions, or tasks, of global management.
by August G. Minke - BookBoon
The perception of Europeans and Americans about each other's laws is often wrong, yet people are so convinced that they have heard it right, that smaller and even medium sized businesses make important decisions based on wrong assumptions.
by Wayne Sandholtz - University of California Press
A study of cooperative efforts in the high-tech industries of Europe. Sandholtz examines why collaboration came late to these countries, how protective walls came down, how countries work together in economically sensitive areas.
by David Crowther, Shahla Seifi - BookBoon
Corporate governance has gained tremendous importance in recent years, due to the developments brought about through through the emergence of global norms for corporate governance. Good governance reduces risk and facilitates its management.