volume 23, issue 1, P67-76 2015
DOI: 10.1108/mbr-12-2014-0064
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Axèle Giroud, Hafiz Mirza

Abstract: Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to show how the nature of the activities conducted by multinational enterprises globally and the governance modes are changing. Essentially, multinational enterprises (MNEs) structure and organize their activities in a more complex, fragmented and geographically dispersed manner. In this paper, the authors suggest that the evolution of MNEs and the rising importance of global value chains (GVCs) require a refinement of FDI motivations rathe…

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