International Business

New Challenges, New Forms, New Perspectives

  • Simon Harris
  • Olli Kuivalainen
  • Veselina Stoyanova

Part of the The Academy of International Business book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction

    1. Simon Harris, Olli Kuivalainen, Veselina Stoyanova
      Pages 1-6
  3. The New Challenges of CSR in Emerging Markets

  4. The New Challenges of ODI in China

  5. The New Forms of International Small Businesses

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 117-123
    2. Niina Nummela, Sami Saarenketo
      Pages 125-136
    3. Antonella Zucchella, Birgit Hagen
      Pages 137-153
  6. The New Practices of International Businesses

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 263-268

About this book


Provides an in-depth analysis of some of the most recent challenges for international businesses, such as corporate social responsibility and the phenomenon of outward foreign direct investment from China. Reflects on the new perspectives in international business by presenting the experience of successful business experts in the field.


business China corporate social responsibility Emerging Markets Entrepreneurs foreign direct investment growth innovation International Business internationalization performance strategy

Editors and affiliations

  • Simon Harris
    • 1
  • Olli Kuivalainen
    • 2
  • Veselina Stoyanova
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Edinburgh Business SchoolUK
  2. 2.Lappeenranta University of TechnologyFinland

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