This book is a detailed account of the evolution and theory of multinational trading companies. The book features contributions from an international selection of US, European and Asian economists and business historians which demonstrate the importance of trading companies in trade and investment flows in the world economy from the nineteenth century to the present. The authors adopt evolutionary and comparative perspectives to examine diversification strategies and organizational structures. This innovative study provides a major new dimension to our knowledge of the history and theory of international business.
Author : Geoffrey G Jones Release : 2013-02-01 Publisher : Routledge ISBN : 1134680015 File Size : 38.20 MB Format : PDF, Docs Download : 422 Read : 963