The JIBS 2016 Decade Award: A quarter century of Culture’s Consequences: a review of empirical research incorporating Hofstede’s cultural values framework

Published on Jan 1, 2017in Journal of International Business Studies
· DOI :10.1057/s41267-016-0042-z
John Cantwell41
Estimated H-index: 41
(RU: Rutgers University),
Alain Verbeke49
Estimated H-index: 49
(U of C: University of Calgary)
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