volume 28, issue 3, P277-305 2020
DOI: 10.1108/mbr-05-2019-0046
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George O. White III, Thomas A. Hemphill, Tazeeb Rajwani, Jean J. Boddewyn

Abstract: Purpose The purpose of this study is to apply the institution-based view and resource dependence theory in arguing that perceived deficiencies in a legal service sector where a foreign subsidiary operates will influence the intensity of its political ties with actors in both the regulatory and legal arenas. The authors further theorized that these relationships will vary across governance environments. Design/methodology/approach The research context for this study was multinational enterprises (MNE) wholly…

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