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Sitkin & Bowen: International Business 2e

Chapter 09

Websites

Import/export

UNCTAD/WTO International Trade Centre
www.intracen.org/, (search for online magazine ‘International Trade Forum’)

World Bank Trade page
http://web.worldbank.org/

Industry Week Trade section
www.industryweek.com/

International Chamber of Commerce
www.iccwbo.org/

FDI

World Bank Group site ‘promoting foreign direct investment in emerging markets’
www.fdi.net/

UNCTAD World Investment Report
www.unctad.org/

FT Business ‘Foreign Direct Investment’ magazine
www.fdimagazine.com/

M&A

FT.com M&A section
http://www.ft.com/indepth/m&a

Reuters M&A section
http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/mergers

Credit Suisse First Boston M&A page (see ‘Related links’ listing ‘Transactions’ and past ‘Highlights’)
http://www.credit-suisse.com/

Licensing/Franchising

International Licensing Industry Manufacturers’ Association
www.licensing.org/

Global License online magazine
www.licensemag.com/

Franchiseek International
www.franchiseek.com/

International Franchise Association
www.franchise.org/

Texts

Bitzenis, A., Vlachos, V., and Papadimitriou (2012). Mergers and Acquisitions as the Pillar of Foreign Direct Investment, Palgrave-Macmillan.

Brusati, I. (2011). Top Mistakes Companies Make When Dealing with Cross Border M&As, Kindle edition.

Buckley, P. (2009), Foreign Direct Investment, China and the World Economy, Palgrave-Mcmillan.

Nelson, R. (2009). Harnessing Globalization: The Promotion of Nontraditional Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America, Pennsylvania State University Press.

Pahl, N. and Richter, A. (2009). International Strategic Alliances and Cross-Border Mergers & Acquisitions, GRIN Verlag oHG.

Reuvid, J. and Sherlock, J. (2011). International Trade: An Essential Guide to the Principles and Practice of Export, Kogan Page (3rd edition).

Witt, A. and Lymbersky, C. (2010). Internationalisation of Hidden Champions: Market Entry and Timing Strategies with International Management and Business Ethics. Management Laboratory Press.

Wolf, R. (2011). The Complete Guide to International Joint Ventures With Sample Clauses and Contracts, Kluwer Law International (3rd edition).