Acquired versus Non-Acquired Subsidiaries - Which Entry Mode do Parent Firms Prefer

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Esther Kalkbrenner;
(2010)
  • Publisher: Johannes Kepler University Linz, NRN - The Austrian Center for Labor Economics and the Analysis of the Welfare State Linz
  • Subject: Greenfield | P5 | Acquisition, Greenfield, Subsidiaries, Mode Choice, FDI, Institutions; | F23 | FDI | L23 | Mode Choice | Institutions | Subsidiaries | Acquisition
    • jel: jel:F23 | jel:P5 | jel:L23
      ddc: ddc:330

Despite the economic importance of international foreign direct investment (FDI) flows, investment decisions of multinational firms are not well understood. A multinational firm can establish a subsidiary in a foreign country through greenfield investment or through acq... View more
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