Towards a multi-perspective model of reverse knowledge transfer in multinational enterprises : A case study of Coats plc

@inproceedings{McGuinness2015TowardsAM,
  title={Towards a multi-perspective model of reverse knowledge transfer in multinational enterprises : A case study of Coats plc},
  author={Martina C. McGuinness and Mehmet Demirbag and Sasanka Bandara},
  year={2015}
}
The conventional role of corporate headquarters as the sole engine of knowledge creation within the multinational enterprise (MNE) is changing. Increasingly, geographically dispersed subsidiaries need to function as neural networks, reverse transferring knowledge to headquarters. This study explores the attributes that stimulate reverse knowledge transfer within MNEs. Firstly, a multi-perspective model of reverse knowledge transfer (RKT) is created conceptualising the process as predicated upon… CONTINUE READING