demography has seized this opportunity for the comparative study across countries. These efforts should be embraced and endorsed in international business. After all, an origin of this approach is the Vernon research program that is surely the historical domain of the field of international business. We should look with caution at contributions that fail to utilize existing or create well-defined research methodologies that permit researchers, especially doctoral students, to acquire the broad skills to influence the future direction of academic research activity in international business.
Anderson, E., and Gatignon, H. (1986). 'Modes of Foreign Entry: A Transaction Cost Analysis and Propositions', Journal of International Business Studies, 17, 1-26.
Aoki, M. (1990). 'Toward an Economic Model of the Japanese Firm', Journal of Economic Literature, 28, 1-27.
Bain, J. S. (1956). Barriers to New Competition: Their Character and Consequences in Manufacturing Industries. Cambridge Mass.: Harvard University Press.
Bendix, R. (1956). Work and Authority in Industry; Ideologies of Management in the Course of Industrialization. New York: Wiley.
Berger, S., and Dore, R. (eds.) (1996). National Diversity and Global Capitalism. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Buckley, P., and Casson, M. (1976). The Future of the Multinational Enterprise. London: Macmillan.
Burenstam Linder, S. (1961). An Essay on Trade and Transformation. Uppsala: Almquist & Wiksells.
Campa, J. M. (1993). 'Entry by Foreign Firms in the United States Under Exchange Rate Uncertainty', Review of Economics and Statistics, 75, 614-22.
Cantwell, J. (1989). Technological Innovation and Multinational Corporations. Oxford: Blackwell.
Carroll, G. R. (1997). 'Long-Term Evolutionary Change in Organizational Populations: Theory, Models and Empirical Findings in Industrial Demography', Industrial and Corporate Change, 6, 119-43.
—— and Delacroix, J. (1982). 'Organizational Mortality in the Newspaper Industries of Argentina and Ireland: An Ecological Approach', Administrative Science Quarterly, 27, 169-98.
Caves, R. E. (1971). 'International Corporations: The Industrial Economics of Foreign Investment', Economica, 38, 1-27.
—— (1974). 'Causes of Direct Investment: Foreign Firms' Shares in Canadian and United Kingdom Manufacturing Industries', Review of Economic Statistics, 56, 79-93.
—— and Mehra, S. (1986). 'Entry of Foreign Multinationals into US Manufacturing Industries', in M. Porter (ed.), Competition in Global Industries. Boston: Harvard Business School Press.
Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Publication information: Book title: The Oxford Handbook of International Business. Contributors: Alan M. Rugman - Editor, Thomas L. Brewer - Editor. Publisher: Oxford University Press. Place of publication: New York. Publication year: 2001. Page number: 812.
This material is protected by copyright and, with the exception of fair use, may not be further copied, distributed or transmitted in any form or by any means.