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Title National capitalisms, global competition, and economic performance / edited by Sigrid Quack, Glenn Morgan, Richard Whitley
Published Amsterdam ; [Great Britain] : John Benjamins, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 322 pages) : illustrations
Series Advances in organization studies ; v. 3
Advances in organization studies ; v. 3
Contents NATIONAL CAPITALISMS, GLOBAL COMPETITION, AND ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE; Editorial page; Title dage; LCC data; Table of Contents; List of Contributors; Acknowledgement; Preface; PART I: Introduction; Chapter 1. National Capitalisms, Global Competition and Economic Performance: An Introduction; PART II: Changing Business Environments and National Patterns of Organisational Innovation and Adaptation; Chapter 2. Institutions, Sector Specialisation and Economic Performance Outcomes; Chapter 3. Performance Standards in Supplier Relations
Summary Why are some firms successful on global markets whilst others are not? In this collection of papers, a group of distinguished international researchers examine the inter-relationship between national context, firm performance and global competitiveness. In a series of empirical studies covering major industries (such as banking, telecommunications, construction, automobiles, and airlines) in a number of European countries (Great Britain, France, Germany, Holland, Finland, Slovenia), the studies show how distinctive patterns of firm competences and capabilities arise from national contexts. The
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Capitalism -- Europe -- Case studies.
Competition, International -- Case studies.
Corporate culture -- Europe -- Case studies.
Management -- Europe -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Morgan, Glenn.
Quack, Sigrid.
Whitley, Richard.
LC no. 99051376
ISBN 1282163906
9027299811 (electronic bk.)
9789027299819 (electronic bk.)