© 2004

Management International Review

  • Editors
  • David M. Brock
  • Julian Birkinshaw

Part of the Journal of International Business book series (MIR)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-2
  2. David M. Brock, Julian Birkinshaw
    Pages 3-4
  3. David Brock, Julian Birkinshaw
    Pages 5-14
  4. Sunil Venaik, David F. Midgley, Timothy M. Devinney
    Pages 15-48
  5. Tony Edwards, Anthony Ferner
    Pages 49-79
  6. Brent B. Allred, K. Scott Swan
    Pages 81-105
  7. Mark V. Cannice, Roger Rongxin Chen, John D. Daniels
    Pages 129-152
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 153-154

About this book


Multinational corporations (MNCs) are frequently pictured as being at the vanguard of global integration.They face strong incentives to maximize economies of scale in research and development, purchaising, production and marketing, and encounter low barriers in the dissemination of technologies and best practices. This special issue brings together various papers that focus on different aspects of the tension between global and local within MNCs.


Backlash Human Resource Management Internationale Wirtschaft Internationales Management MIR Multinational Corporations Multinational Enterprise Multinational Enterprises Multinationals Personal business management strategy

About the authors

David Brock, Senior Lecturer, Department of Business Administration, Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel.
Julian Birkinshaw, Associate Professor, Strategic and International Management, London Business School, London, UK.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Management International Review
  • Editors David M. Brock
    Julian Birkinshaw
  • Series Title Journal of International Business
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Gabler Verlag | Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH, Wiesbaden 2004
  • Publisher Name Gabler Verlag, Wiesbaden
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-409-12544-4
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-322-90999-2
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages , 154
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Ursprünglich als Heft einer Zeitschrift veröffentlich.
  • Topics Business Strategy/Leadership
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