Inter-Firm Cooperation: A Mode for the Internationalization of SME

  • Claire Charbit
Part of the Economics of Science, Technology and Innovation book series (ESTI, volume 9)


The ongoing globalization of markets has led economists and policy makers to carefully examine the modes of coordination of firms’ international activities in the context of global competition and production. The search for greater flexibilitity and the race to innovate lead naturally to a consideration of the benefits and limits of firms’ international cooperative strategies.


Direct Foreign Investment Large Firm International Cooperation Niche Market International Joint Venturis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Claire Charbit
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  1. 1.Economics DepartmentEcole Nationale Supérieure des TélécommunicationsParisFrance

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