volume 26, issue 4, P337-360 2018
DOI: 10.1108/mbr-11-2017-0087
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Giuseppe Tattara

Abstract: Purpose The purpose of this paper is to examine the process of capability building at subsidiary level and the forces preventing such process. The paper discusses and tests three propositions governing this process. Design/methodology/approach This research is based on multiple case studies. A case study research is most useful when addressing issues about which little prior theory has been developed or empirical evidence collected. Findings Subsidiaries in Asia operate in a way substantially different fr…

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