Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 May 2003

232 Pages | 35 line illus

ISBN: 9780199258185

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Multinationals As Flagship Firms

Regional Business Networks

Alan M. Rugman and Joseph R. D'Cruz

This book develops a conceptual framework for understanding the network of relationships that exist around the hub of large multinational firms. The authors bring together perspectives from international business and the organizational analysis of networks to explain their model which is supported by case evidence from several sectors: telecoms, autos, chemicals, retailing and financial services.