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Author Inkpen, Andrew C.

Title Global One / prepared by professor Andrew C. Inkpen
Published [Glendale, AZ] : Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management, ©1998


Description 1 online resource (15 pages) : illustrations
Series International business online (text)
Thunderbird case series
Summary In early 1998, Global One, the alliance between Deutsche Telekom, France Telecom, and Sprint, appointed a new CEO who had previously been a senior executive with Sprint. Publicly, the partners expressed optimism about the future of Global One and its position as a leading global service provider. However, the reality was quite different. The alliance was yet to make a profit and was reportedly plagued by quality and pricing problems. There was also speculation that Sprint could find itself a takeover target. On top of this, the telecommunications service industry was going through wrenching change with national monopolies disappearing, alliances being rapidly formed and terminated, and technologies shifting rapidly
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed July 24, 2014)
Thunderbird case number: A07-98-0014
This edition in English
Subject Deutsche Telekom -- Case studies
France. Direction générale des télécommunications -- Case studies
Sprint Corp. -- Case studies
SUBJECT Deutsche Telekom. fast (OCoLC)fst00725429
France. Direction générale des télécommunications. fast (OCoLC)fst00518186
Sprint Corp. fast (OCoLC)fst00698923
Subject Telecommunication -- Finance -- Case studies
Telecommunication -- Finance.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management.