Forsgren (Uppsala U.) introduces six theoretical approaches to the multinational firm
, analyzing the dominating multinational, the knowing multinational, and the coordinating multinational from an economic perspective, and framing the multinational firm
as an organization, a business network, and a political actor.
Firm presence in a host country was measured by the number of years that a multinational firm
has operated in China.
For example, when (1) intermediate goods are a small portion of multinational firm
operations; or (2) the elasticity of substitution between intermediate goods is high; or (3) public inputs do not substitute well for private fixed costs, a subsidy policy may be the best policy alternative for attracting multinational firms
and raising national income.
An alternative approach is to analyze the financing choices of local affiliates of multinational firms
. This approach affords the prospect of comparing the financing decisions of affiliates of the same multinational firm
operating in different institutional settings.
Suspected communist rebels torched on Tuesday a banana packing plant of a multinational firm
in T'boli, South Cotabato.
The buyer is an undisclosed multinational firm
made this strategic acquisition at almost twice the industry standard valuation multiple, at 8.6X Adjusted EBITDA.
A senior executive at a multinational firm
said: "Big companies that have worldwide exposure and who are required to submit reports to their overseas head offices do allocate funds for those goals: alleviation of extreme poverty; promotion of primary education; child mortality and maternal health".
First, we build on previous technological entrepreneurship literature by considering firm- and industry-level antecedents, such as CEO characteristics, firm size, and industry growth rates, and it extends that literature by also exploring the relative influence of the multinational firm
's home context.
For decades, scholars and policymakers have debated whether tax rates in the home country of a multinational firm
affect the firm's effective tax rate (ETR), or whether opportunities for extensive international tax planning break this link.
There are two firms: a multinational firm
, denoted by H (for home), and a foreign incumbent firm, denoted by F.
"What would you do in the hypothetical situation of communicating a message to all North American employees of a multinational firm
? The firm is headquartered in Canada, but has most of its employees in the United States.