How Chinese 'snake' swallows western 'elephant': a case study of Lenovo's acquisition of IBM PC Division

  title={How Chinese 'snake' swallows western 'elephant': a case study of Lenovo's acquisition of IBM PC Division},
  author={S. Zhou and X. Huang},
Chinese Cross-Border Mergers & Acquisitions (CBMA) have accounted for a majority of Chinese outward direct investment (OFDI) and thus received much academic attention in recent years. Along with China's integration with global economies, hundreds of Chinese companies have become multinational corporations (MNCs). Equipped with little internationalisation experiences and resources, Chinese MNCs not only struggle to survive intense competition, but also hunt for new opportunities in the global… Expand

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