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International Business and Institutions after the Financial Crisis

  • Yama Temouri
  • Chris Jones

Part of the The Academy of International Business book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction: International Business and Institutions after the Financial Crisis

  3. Keynotes

  4. Institutions and Foreign Direct Investment

  5. Knowledge Flows and Firm Performance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Hans Lööf, Pardis Nabavi, Gary Cook, Börje Joansson
      Pages 174-193
    3. Palitha Konara, Yingqi Wei
      Pages 212-227
    4. Sourafel Girma, Yundan Gong, Holger Görg, Sandra Lancheros
      Pages 251-266
    5. Dolores Añón Higón, Miguel Manjón-Antolín
      Pages 267-280

About this book


The challenge in the post crisis world is how business, government and academia come together to foster conditions for sustainable economic development. Understanding this requires an examination of the fundamental principles of IB, including location decisions, returns to multinationality and links between government and business, and CSR.

Editors and affiliations

  • Yama Temouri
    • 1
  • Chris Jones
    • 1
  1. 1.Economics and Strategy GroupAston Business SchoolUK

About the editors

Dr. Yama Temouri is Lecturer in International Business at Aston Business School, Aston University, UK. His main research interests focus on the link between home and host country institutional quality, foreign direct investment and firm performance.
Dr. Chris Jones is Senior Lecturer in Economics at Aston Business School, Aston University, UK. He maintains primary research interests in various areas of International Economics and Business. He has written papers on economic growth, trade and foreign direct investment with a focus on developing countries. His main interest is using firm-level data to analyse the location choices of MNE's applied to a number of different contexts; these include FDI in conflict zones, FDI in tax havens and the foreign direct investment decisions of Tobacco firms. In 2011, Chris won the Economics Network's Student Nominated Award for Learning and Teaching. In 2012 Chris won the Aston Excellence Award for being the Outstanding Teacher of the Year (staff nominated).

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