The Transfer of Competences to European-Based Japanese Affiliates

@inproceedings{Lorenz1999TheTO,
  title={The Transfer of Competences to European-Based Japanese Affiliates},
  author={E. Lorenz and Nathalie Lazaric},
  year={1999}
}
This paper focuses on the ability of Japanese multinational companies to transfer their domestic business practices to their overseas manufacturing operations located in Britain and France. It draws on two sources of information: the results of a postal questionnaire sent to the managing directors of the entire population of Japanese affiliates with production sites in Britain and France; and information based on interviews conducted with managerial personnel on the sites of three affiliates… CONTINUE READING