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Subsidiary roles, vertical linkages and economic development: Lessons from transition economies
Vertical supply chain linkages between foreign subsidiaries and domestic firms are important mechanisms for knowledge spillovers, contributing to the economic development of host economies. ThisExpand
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Heterogeneous FDI in Transition Economies – A Novel Approach to Assess the Developmental Impact of Backward Linkages
Traditional models of technology transfer via FDI rely upon technology gap and absorptive capacity arguments to explain host economies’ potential to benefit from technological spillovers. This paperExpand
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Ownership structure, strategic controls and export intensity of foreign-invested firms in transition economies
This paper examines the relationships between foreign ownership, managers' independence in decision-making and exporting of foreign-invested firms in five European Union accession countries. Using aExpand
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Challenging the Production Function Approach to Assess the Developmental Effects of FDI
From a theoretical point of view, it is traditionally assumed that foreign firms possess a centrally accumulated firm-specific technological advantage over domestic firms (see, for example, Findlay,Expand
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What does location choice reveal about knowledge-seeking strategies of emerging market multinationals in the EU?
The European Union is one of the largest recipients of outward foreign direct investment from emerging economies. We apply different discrete choice models to analyze the location choice of 4555Expand
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FDI, human capital and income convergence—Evidence for European regions
This study examines income convergence in regional GDP per capita for a sample of 269 regions within the European Union (EU) between 2003 and 2010. We use an endogenous broad capital model based onExpand
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Does country context distance determine subsidiary decision-making autonomy? Theory and evidence from European transition economies
We studied an underrepresented area in the international business (IB) literature: the effect of country context distance on the distribution of decision-making autonomy across headquarters andExpand
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Empirical Studies: Approaches, Methodological Problems and Findings
Chapter 3 maps out the empirical research in the area of technology transfer via foreign subsidiaries. The bulk of the empirical work has been produced by econometric studies employing the productionExpand
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Fdi And The National Innovation System — Evidence From Central And Eastern Europe
AbstractThe following sections are included:Introduction and Motivation of AnalysisTheoretical Background and Development of HypothesisThe IWH — FDI Micro DatabaseDefinition of subjects of analysis:Expand
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A STRATEGY VIEW ON KNOWLEDGE IN THE MNE - Integrating Subsidiary Roles and Knowledge Flows
We assume knowledge inflows endogenous to subsidiary roles. Integrating organisational and knowledge-based views we propose a new subsidiary typology based on MNE integration-subsidiary capability.Expand
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