International Business: Opportunities and Challenges in a Flattening World
by Mason Carpenter, Sanjyot P. Dunung
Publisher: Flat World Knowledge 2011
Number of pages: 730
The book provides exploration into building, leading, and thriving in global organizations in an increasingly flat world. The authors define 'Flat world' as one where (1) service industries that dwarf manufacturing industries in terms of scale and scope, (2) an Internet that pervades life and work, and (3) networks define modern businesses, whether service or manufacturing.
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by Asterios G. Kefalas - South-Western Pub
This is a textbook on international business strategy. It provides a quick refresher on international economics, trade, and finance, and builds a good theoretical base before addressing the basic functions, or tasks, of global management.
by Eric Rugraff, Michael W. Hansen - Amsterdam University Press
A valuable addition to the literature on multinational-local firm interfaces, this book provides case studies from emerging economies that examine such mutually beneficial business relationships and the policy measures necessary to support them.
by James Markusen et al. - McGraw-Hill/Irwin
A comprehensive, balanced text, the perfect book for International Trade courses at the undergraduate level. It can also be used as a background text for beginning graduate courses. Intermediate Microeconomics is a pre-requisite for this text.
by Michael L. Gerlach - University of California Press
This book attempts to explain the remarkable economic success of Japan in the postwar period - a success it is crucial for us to understand in a time marked by controversial trade imbalances and concerns over competitive industrial performance.