volume 26, issue 1, P71-90 2018
DOI: 10.1108/mbr-01-2017-0003
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Arkadiusz Ral-Trebacz, Stefan Eckert, Marcus Dittfeld

Abstract: Purpose Current discussions in the international business community have demonstrated that the focus of MNCs operations tends to be more regional than global. This paper aims to investigate the performance effects of intra-regional and inter-regional strategy among large companies in European countries. Design/methodology/approach The authors test the research hypothesis on a sample of 25 largest European companies from six regional, as well as global-oriented, industries using the random effects model. F…

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