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#1Monica ZaharieH-Index: 5
#2József PoórH-Index: 8
Last. Codruta OsoianH-Index: 3
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#1Marc van EssenH-Index: 16
Last. En XieH-Index: 1
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The purpose of this study is to investigate how concentrated owners add value to Asian firms. While prior research suggests that relational owners (i.e., business groups, top management team, board, government, banks, families, and corporation) may help firms fill institutional voids, this study proposes that it is transactional owners (i.e., foreign and institutional investors) lacking this ability who contribute most to firm performance. As these owners frequently hail from contexts with well-...
#1Félix Rodríguez-Ruiz (Complutense University of Madrid)H-Index: 1
#2Paloma Almodóvar (Complutense University of Madrid)H-Index: 7
Last. Quyen T.K. Nguyen (University of Reading)H-Index: 10
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Purpose This paper aims to identify the most influential papers/authors, publication outlets and theoretical and empirical research topics of the international new venture (INV) literature. Design/methodology/approach The authors examine the intellectual structure of the INV literature using bibliometric citation and co-citation analysis. The authors focus on the 100 most cited papers in this research stream published between 1994 and 2015. In the post-hoc reading, they supplement their main bib...
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#1Imtiaz Mostafiz (SHU: Sheffield Hallam University)H-Index: 3
#2Murali Sambasivan (Taylors University)H-Index: 23
Last. See Kwong Goh (Taylors University)H-Index: 7
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Purpose This paper aims to investigate the antecedents and outcomes of international opportunity identification (IOI) in export-manufacturing firms. The fundamental question addressed in this research is: How does dynamic managerial capability (DMC) of entrepreneurs contribute to IOI and success of the firms? Design/methodology/approach The research model was tested through structural equation modeling among the readymade garment manufacturing firms in the least developed country, Bangladesh. A ...
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#1Mamoun Benmamoun (SLU: Saint Louis University)H-Index: 6
#2Nitish Singh (SLU: Saint Louis University)H-Index: 25
Last. Sang Bong Lee (Black Hills State University)H-Index: 1
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Purpose The growth of global e-commerce presents significant opportunities for global expansion. Yet it has not leveled the playing field between emerging markets e-commerce corporations (EM-ECCs) and advanced markets ECCs (AM-ECCs). While AM-ECCs have been expanding overseas with considerable success, EM-ECCs have been less disposed to internationalize and have been content to serve and defend their home turfs against foreign rivals who wield monopolistic advantages. Leveraging the network, own...
#1Luc FransenH-Index: 10
#2A. KolkH-Index: 53
Last. Miguel Rivera-SantosH-Index: 13
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Purpose This paper aims to examine the multiplicity of corporate social responsibility (CSR) standards, explaining its nature, dynamics and implications for multinational enterprises (MNEs) and international business (IB), especially in the context of CSR and global value chain (GVC) governance. Design/methodology/approach This paper leverages insights from the literature in political science, policy, regulation, governance and IB; from the own earlier work; and from an inventory of CSR standard...
Previous work in international business largely disregards the interplay between home-country conditions and firms’ geographical diversification – implying that, regardless of indigenous conditions, firms can modify their domestic performance (which the authors measure in terms of change in firms’ domestic productivity) merely by diversifying into international markets. The authors contest this view and argue that diversification does not substitute for home-country conditions. Rather, it modera...
In cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&As), acquirers often fail to achieve the expectations they held when they made the M&A deals. This paper aims to propose that the risks of cross-border M&As can be mitigated by building and cultivating organizational resilience as a prime means of risk management.,The research examines risks associated with cross-border M&A and how such risks can be mitigated by developing resilience. It presents dual cases of acquisitions of the biggest branded mobile...
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