Multinational Firm: Organizing Across Institutional and National Divides

Multinational Firm: Organizing Across Institutional and National Divides

by Glenn Morgan, Peer Hull Kristensen, Richard Whitley
     
 

Multinational firms are a ubiquitous feature of modern economies, yet how much do we really know about how they work? This book reveals the complexity of managing multinationals and shatters the myth of the multinational as a unified, economically-rational firm.

Overview

Multinational firms are a ubiquitous feature of modern economies, yet how much do we really know about how they work? This book reveals the complexity of managing multinationals and shatters the myth of the multinational as a unified, economically-rational firm.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199259298
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/29/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Glenn Morgan is Senior Lecturer in Organizational Behaviour at Warwick Business School. He was previously Lecturer in Organizational Behaviour at Manchester Business School and Research Fellow at Manchester School of Management, UMIST. Peer Hull Kristensen is Professor in the Department of Organization and Industrial Sociology, Copenhagen Business School. Richard Whitley is Professor of Organizational Sociology at the Manchester Business School, University of Manchester. He has also held visiting academic appointments at the International University of Japan (1993), University of Hong Kong (1988), Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris (1987), University of Amsterdam (1982), St Anthony's College, Oxford (1981), and the Inter-University Graduate School of Management, Delft, The Netherlands (1977, 1979).

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