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Governments, Globalization, and International Business

John H. Dunning


It is a cliché to say that we live in a globalized world in which investment flows. Communications, and the operations of multinationals from all parts of the world have changed the character of the international business environment. But they say the concept of globalization poses as many questions as it answers, and it is the purpose of this book to address these challenges. In Governments, Globalization, and International Business a prestigious group of international scholars describe and analyse the deepening globalization of the world economy and its implication for governments, firms, an ... More

Keywords: business, case studies, companies, firms, globalization, governments, interdependence, international business, knowledge, policies, sovereignty, states

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Print publication date: 1999 Print ISBN-13: 9780198296058
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003 DOI:10.1093/0198296053.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

John H. Dunning, editor
University of Reading

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Part One The Analytical Framework

Part Two Country Case Studies

6 Canada

Alan M. Rugman

7 Australia

Hal Hill and Bruce McKern

8 The United Kingdom

Neil Hood and Stephen Young

9 The United States of America

Rose Marie Ham and David C. Mowery

10 France

Charles‐Albert Michalet

11 Germany

Martin K. Welge and Dirk Holtbrügge

12 Sweden

Magnus Blomström and Ari Kokko

13 Japan

Terutomo Ozawa

14 East Asia

Sanjaya Lall

15 Latin America

Claudio R. Frischtak

Part Three Implications for National and Supra‐National Governance

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