Publisher description for International business : critical perspectives on business and management / edited by Alan M. Rugman.

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This comprehensive four-volume set includes all major contributions to the field of international business. The articles collected include the pioneering works by Vernon, Hymer, Dunning, Casson, Caves and Rugman, which developed the early theory of the multinational enterprise along side more recent work by Ghoshal, Westney, Kogut, Zaheer and Birkinshaw on international management issues of organization processes and structures. It also includes key writings in the areas of international political economy and on regional and national issues. Each of the four volumes includes a new introduction by the editor, as well as a thorough index at the end of the set.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
International business enterprises -- Management.
Joint ventures -- Management.
International trade.