Essays about: "foreign direct investment and multinational companies"

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  1. 1. The International Market Selection Process of Multinational Enterprises Expanding to Transition Economy Markets

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Industriell ekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Industriell ekonomi

    Author : Martin Håkansson Modin; Gustaf Olofsson; [2017]
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    Abstract : The International Market Selection (IMS)process, where firms choose which new market(s) to expand to, is highly important as choosing the right market is paramount to the internationalizing firm’s success. There are benefits in understanding how firms evaluate and select new markets, both for firms with less international experience looking for guidance in their IMS process, as well as for external stakeholders with an interest in attracting companies to a certain market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Organisational Culture Characteristics that Influence Knowledge Sharing : A Case Study on Multinational Project Teams in Latin America

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : JOSE ROBERTO BARRIOS CALDERON; LUIS PABLO DIAZ JIMENEZ; [2015]
    Keywords : organizational culture; knowledge sharing; organisational culture; knowledge transfer; multinational project teams; latin american project teams;

    Abstract : Strategic management of knowledge is considered one of the key factors for a sustainable competitive advantage. Knowledge sharing in particular is the most essential part of the knowledge management process. READ MORE

  3. 3. Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in Kenya: Exploring the possibilities of a prosperous market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Gabriella Andersson; Mikaela Odlander; [2014-08-12]
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    Abstract : Information and communication technology (ICT) has reportedly enabled the world’spoorest, living at the bottom of the income pyramid, to earn an income, solve conflicts,reduce isolation and has assisted in emergencies. Kenya is one of the most advanced nations in Africa with a high level of technological development. READ MORE

  4. 4. Foreign Direct Investment - A Curse or A Blessing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Joel Sandsborg; Johan Eberhard; [2014]
    Keywords : Economic Growth; Economic Inequalities; Foreign Direct Investments; Sub Saharan Africa; Natural Resources; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to provide the impact Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has on economic growth and economic inequality in Sub Saharan Africa. Based on econometric estimates of 44 countries, the authors evaluate the impact on economic growth and on distribution of income in the region. READ MORE

  5. 5. Swedish FDI in Africa : Locational determinants of FDI from the perspective of the OLI paradigm

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Christian Hellqvist; Martin Boman; [2012]
    Keywords : Africa; Swedish multinational firms; inward FDI; the OLI paradigm; locational determinants of FDI flows;

    Abstract : The global flows of foreign direct investment (FDI) to Africa have increased steadily in recent years but the research on what determines the location of these investments is scarce. Research focusing on FDI flows from small and open economies such as Sweden is even more uncommon. READ MORE