The Management of International Acquisitions

The Management of International Acquisitions

by John Child, David Faulkner, Robert Pitkethly
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198296320

ISBN-13: 9780198296324

Pub. Date: 05/03/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press

How much does national culture and management style influence acquisitions and post-acquisition management? The book explores the different ways in which companies from varying cultures and nationalities approach the task of integrating new UK acquisitions into their group, and examines the question of whether any one method of integration seems to be superior to

Overview

How much does national culture and management style influence acquisitions and post-acquisition management? The book explores the different ways in which companies from varying cultures and nationalities approach the task of integrating new UK acquisitions into their group, and examines the question of whether any one method of integration seems to be superior to another in terms of resultant performance of the newly-acquired subsidiary.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198296324
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
05/03/2001
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Acquisitions in a Globally Competitive Landscape
3. Post-Acquisition Management and Performance
4. Theoretical Perspectives
5. National Management Practices
6. Scope and Method
7. Trends in Post-Acquisition Management
8. Integration and Control
9. Integration: A Closer Look
10. Processes of Post-Acquisition Change
11. Human Resource Management
12. Performance After Acquisition
13. National Case Studies
14. Conclusion

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