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Dynamics of Foreign Operations Modes and Their Combinations - Insights for International Strategic Management

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Manuscript prepared for Handbook of Research in International Strategic Management,edited by Alain Verbeke and Hemant Merchant, Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar. ; Companies’ choice of foreign operation modes (FOM) has been a core subject of internationalbusiness studies basically from its beginning (Hymer, 1960 [1976]; Root, 1964). A halfcenturyof research has brought us a set of established perspectives on companies’ foreignoperation mode choices; the most important being the economics based approaches ofinternalisation and transaction cost theories (Anderson and Gatignon, 1986; Buckley andCasson, 1976; Hennart, 1982), evolutionary and resource based approaches (Andersen, 1997;Kogut and Zander, 1993; Madhok, 1997), institutional approaches (Kostova and Zaheer,1999; Meyer and Peng, 2005), and process models based on learning and decision behaviourtheories (Johanson and Vahlne, 1977, 2009)....

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Gabriel R.G. Benito, Bent Petersen, Lawrence S. Welch

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http://hdl.handle.net/10398/8363

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