Essays about: "Internationalization Knowledge"

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  1. 1. ‘Expatpreneurship’ in emerging economies - A case study about the emergence and venture process of expat-preneurs in Rwanda

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Shijaku; [2020-10-12]
    Keywords : Collaborative Entrepreneurship; Emerging Economies; Expat-preneurship; Institutional Entrepreneurship; Internationalization Knowledge; International New Ventures; Start-up Liabilities;

    Abstract : What does it take to venture into emerging economies and build a company in a cultural distinct setting? This paper shines more light into the phenomenon of expat-preneurs and thereby delineates between two phases in the venture process: Opportunity identification and opportunity development. It has been found in alignment with the literature that a global mindset, prior entrepreneurial experience, personal and professional networks, and institutional bridging are conducive to opportunity identification and development of expat-preneurs. READ MORE

  2. 2. The role of networks in a Swedish medium-sized pharmaceutical firm’s internationalization process

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Greta Lyckenblad; Lina Nygren; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : Internationalization; networks; utilizing networks; pharmaceutical firm; medium-sized company; SME;

    Abstract : Today pharmaceuticals are the fifth largest export product in Sweden, whereas SMEs are the motor of innovation within the pharmaceutical industry. Pharmaceutical firms face several challenges, as high product development costs, high entry barriers due to institutional legal frameworks and slow return of investments, during their internationalization. READ MORE

  3. 3. Online and Offline Resources in the Internationalization of an Online Marketplace: A Digital Alternative to Freight Forwarding. A Single Case Study of Adnavem

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ingrid Nyquist; Antonia Starzmann; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : International Business; Internationalization; Born Globals; Adnavem; Freight Forwarding; Tech-company; Digitalization; Transport Logistics;

    Abstract : Technological change is considered one of the most important underlying roots for the globalization of economic activity. It has created the new economy online, and the internet has evolved to be a marketplace for traditional firms and given life to new types of companies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Overcoming Liability of Foreignness within the Vegan Food Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Brun Gustavsson; Taraneh Kianersi-Adegani; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : Plant-based; Vegan food substitutes; Internationalization; Liability of Foreignness; Market knowledge; Network; Market knowledge; Network; Liability of Foreignness;

    Abstract : The world has become more global due to technological changes and industrialization. Thus, the food industry that used to be local has moved towards globalization as well. However, the industry is still strongly influenced by local preferences which makes the internationalization for companies within the food sector difficult. READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards a Multifaceted View of Government Intervention

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Adling Tufvesson; William Blomström; [2020]
    Keywords : internationalization; institutions; government intervention; Uppsala Model; Multinational Corporation; Singapore; Sweden; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study examines the effect of governmental market intervention on MNCs´ internationalization process and operations in a foreign market. A divergence is proposed between past literature´s dominant view of government intervention as a constraining factor for MNCs, with the observation of many MNCs operating in Singapore, whose government takes a clear interventionist stance in the market. READ MORE