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 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 Daniel W. Drezner - Council on Foreign Relations Press
Trade is an issue that lies at the intersection of two big concerns facing the Americans: the economy and foreign policy. Trade policy affects more issues than ever before, the decisions Washington makes have a great impact on the US and the world.
by Eric Rugraff, Michael W. Hansen - Amsterdam University Press
A valuable addition to the literature on multinational-local firm interfaces, this book provides case studies from emerging economies that examine such mutually beneficial business relationships and the policy measures necessary to support them.