Maximilian Stallkamp
Pamplin College of Business
Publications 4
#1Andreas Schotter (UWO: University of Western Ontario)H-Index: 10
#2Maximilian Stallkamp (UWO: University of Western Ontario)H-Index: 2
Last.Brian C. Pinkham (UWO: University of Western Ontario)H-Index: 6
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This research examines region-bound headquarters disaggregation in multinational enterprises (MNEs). We link the formation of regional management centers—both dedicated regional headquarters (RHQs) and regional management mandates (RMMs) granted to operating subsidiaries—to the complexity argument underlying organizational information processing theory. We demonstrate how different dimensions of complexity associated with the number and dispersion of an MNE's subsidiary network in a focal region...
#2Brian C. PinkhamH-Index: 6
Last.Olha BuchelH-Index: 5
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textabstractWe show how the initial subnational entry location of foreign multinational enterprises (MNEs) in China influences their subsequent within-country location choices and expansion speed. We distinguish between MNEs that establish their first subsidiary in co-ethnic cores – dense agglomerations of other firms from the same country of origin – and MNEs that locate their first subsidiary in the periphery, i.e., outside of these co-ethnic cores. To identify co-ethnic cores in China, we emp...