Clearly used but very few minor defects. Cite this article as: Dunning, J. The E-mail message field is required. This book attempts to explain the remarkable economic success of Japan in the postwar period—a success it is crucial for us to understand in a time marked by controversial trade imbalances and concerns over competitive industrial performance. John Dunning is the leading authority in the field of international business.
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He has authored, co-authored, or edited thirty-two books on the subject and on industrial and regional economics. From United Kingdom to U. Addressing economists, sociologists, and other social scientists, he argues that the intercorporate alliance is as much a result of overlapping political, economic, and social forces as are such traditional Western economic institutions as the public corporation and the stock market. Dispatch time is 4-5 working days from our warehouse. As ever-increasing proportion of the world's business takes place across national borders, the need to understand the motive forces behind international business becomes greater. Growing beyond national boundaries, this new class comprises a global system in which Japanese capitalists are just as comfortable investing in Latin America as North Americans are in Southeast Asia.
Died 29 January 2009 2009-01-29 aged 81 Nationality United Kingdom Alma mater Scientific career Fields International business, the theory of the multinational enterprise Notable students John Harry Dunning 26 June 1927 — 29 January 2009 was a British economist and is widely recognised as the father of the field of. He recruited scholars to the University who included , , John Cantwell, , , Klaus Meyer, , and many others who have made significant scholarly contributions. Professor Dunning has been researching into the economics of international direct investment and the multinational enterprise since the 1950s. At the age of 15 he took a junior clerical position with S. He joined the Department of Economics at the in 1952 as an assistant lecturer and earned the position of senior lecturer in 1962. The volume concludes with some forward-looking insights by the author into the paradoxes at the contemporary globalizing economy and of how these might be managed or resolved.
The best known of these alliances are the keiretsu, or enterprise groups, which include both diversified families of firms located around major banks and trading companies and vertical families of suppliers and distributors linked to prominent manufacturers in the automobile, electronics, and other industries. This process is posing a unique challenge to European decision-makers to implement measures that will maximize the benefits and reduce the costs of globalization. Recent Foreign Direct Investment in Japan and the United States: A Comparative Analysis -- 13. Globalization, Technological Change and the Spatial Organization of Economic Activity -- 8. From United Kingdom to U.
But no less far reaching has been the economic rejuvenation of Japan and the emergence of several new industrial powers — especially from East Asia — whose approach to market-based capitalism — both at a socio-institutional and a technoeconomic level Freeman and Perez, 1988; Ruigrok and Van Tulder, 1995 — is very different from that long practised by Western nations. There are two institutions greatly influenced by John Dunning, one of which he created and one which he presided over and took to new heights. About this Item: Routledge 1997-03-06, 1997. Description Description This volume comprises 15 of John Dunning's most widely ackwledged writings on the changing characteristics of the global ecomy over since the 1970s. Category: Social Science Author : Thomas L.
It provides fresh insights about contemporary global priorities, and argues that advertising plays a key role linking culture and the economy. Reconfiguring the Boundaries of International Business Activity -- 5. Placing the evolution of alliance capitalism in the context of the globalizing economy, John Dunning explores the consequences of alliance capitalism for the economic jurisdiction of firms, markets and nation states, its impact on the structural organization of firms and the domestic policies of national governments. About this Item: Routledge, 1997. The book is divided into five thematic sections, each of which illustrates a particular aspect of change and the author's analysis of it.
What's Wrong -- and Right -- with Trade Theory? Reappraising the Eclectic Paradigm in an Age of Alliance Capitalism -- 4. Very Good condition with no significant faults. From United Kingdom to U. Gerlach focuses on what he calls the intercorporate alliance, the innovative and increasingly pervasive practice of bringing together a cluster of affiliated companies that extends across a broad range of markets. This book has hardback covers. Other key issues explored include global restructuring and alliance capitalism; trade and integration; re-evaluation of Foreign Direct Investment; competitiveness and cooperation; and spatial dimensions of globalization.