Stephen Hymer's contribution to international business scholarship: an assessment and extension

Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan Ltd.
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Citation:
Journal of international business studies, 2008, 39 (1), pp. 167 - 176
Issue Date:
2008-01
Full metadata record
Files in This Item:
Filename Description Size
Thumbnail2013006689OK.pdf121.1 kB
Adobe PDF
We assess Stephen Hymer's contribution to the theory of the multinational enterprise and to international business (IB) scholarship. We focus on Hymer's evolving analytical framework, and assess it in terms of its internal consistency and in the light of the shifting global landscape and scholarly thinking. We also extend Hymer's framework, revisit his predictions, and conclude by questioning his canonical status within the IB profession
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: