Sökning: "Subsidiary"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 56 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Subsidiary.

  1. 1. Unfolding Evolutionary Growth Within a Subsidiary: The Case of a Sales Subsidiary in the Middle East

    Författare :Johan Jakobsson; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Evolutionary Growth; Capabilities; Multinational Corporation; Resource Management; Subsidiary; Subsidiary Charter; Subsidiary Evolution;

    Sammanfattning : Subsidiaries are important entities in multinational corporations and are typically established with predetermined business responsibilities. A subsidiary responds to actors in the internal network (e.g. , HQs and other subsidiaries) as well as actors in the external network (e. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Subsidiary network embeddedness : Integration, control and influence in the multinational corporation

    Författare :Ulf Andersson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business studies; Företagsekonomi; Business studies; Företagsekonomi; Business Studies; företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with subsidiaries in multinational corporations and especially how thespecific operational environment of the subsidiaries affects integration, control andinfluence in the multinational corporation. This study demonstrates that subsidiaries'embeddedness in their business networks does not only influence them, but also thebehaviour and development of the multinational corporation of which they form a part. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Enter the Dragon : Toward a Micro-political View on Subsidiary Initiatives

    Författare :Alexander N. Gorgijevski; Christine Holmström; Katarina Lagerström; Jens Gammelgaard; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Multinational corporation; Subsidiary initiatives; Micro-political view; headquarters-subsidiary relationship; headquarters attention; initiative-selling; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : Subsidiary initiatives are proactive, entrepreneurial activities that arise locally without central directives or planning from headquarters. Prior research suggests that subsidiary initiatives are crucial to multinational corporations’ (MNCs) success in foreign locations as they hold the potential to enhance local responsiveness, worldwide learning, and global integration by the leveraging of new knowledge. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The Unequal Playing Field : Headquarters’ Attention and Subsidiary Voice in Multinational Corporations

    Författare :Hammad ul Haq; Desirée Blankenburg Holm; Rian Drogendijk; Tina Ambos; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :attention; communication; issue selling; subsidiary initiatives; multinational corporation; headquarter-subsidiary relationship; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : Attention of top managers has an impact on future direction of an organization according to the attention-based view of the firm. In the context of multinational corporations, headquarters’ attention is likely to influence the actions and behavior of subsidiaries. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Four essays on subsidiary evolution : Exploring the antecedents, contexts and outcomes of mandate loss

    Författare :Edward Gillmore; Ulf Andersson; Esbjörn Segelod; Pamela Sharkey Scott; Mälardalens högskola; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; industriell ekonomi och organisation; Industrial Economics and Organisations;

    Sammanfattning : The emergence of enhancement or depletion of subsidiary charters is driven by two different types of organizational units and the environment. (1) The parent is ultimately responsible for the establishment of subsidiaries and will greatly impact its evolution by involvement. (2) Evolution is also largely contingent on the subsidiary’s choice. LÄS MER