publication . Research . 1996

A transaction cost approach to strategic alliances in telecommunications

Camino Blasco, David; Trecu, Juan Ramón;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 1996
  • Country: Spain
Abstract
An emerging form of international business organization is the strategic alliance, a species of joint-venture in which an innovator of technology contracts with another firm for the joint exploitation of technology and other assets across a number of national territories. This work will examine international alliances, applying insights from both the transaction cost and foreign investment theories to the telecommunications service industry and asking whether these cooperation agreements are economically efficient or they restrict competition between companies formerly operating in a domestic regulated environment. In this context, alliances have played an incre...
Subjects
ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_LEGALASPECTSOFCOMPUTING
free text keywords: Telecornmunications, Strategic Alliances, Alternative institutional contracting forms, Empresa
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