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  1. UNCTAD World Investment Reports 5 items
    Each year UNCTAD published an annual review of trends in FDI, and each year it selects a prominent theme. I would be worthwhile consulting these reports as you deem appropriate for your Group project
    1. UNCTAD | World Investment Reports

      Webpage Essential For your Group assignment, you should consult the latest reports and determine how useful they are for your assignment.

  2. Week 1: An Introduction to International Business and Key Terms 5 items
    1. International business - Taylor & Francis Group 2016

      Book Essential Chapters 1 and 3, available via Online Resource button.

    2. International business: competing in the global marketplace - Charles W. L. Hill, G. Tomas M. Hult 2017

      Book Essential Chapter 8

    3. JETRO White Paper and JETRO Global Trade and Investment Report | Reports and Statistics - Japan External Trade Organization - JETRO

      Webpage Essential Access to annual reports 2002-present These annual reports should prove very useful in providing statistics and commentary on trends in FDI.

    4. Global shift: mapping the changing contours of the world economy - Peter Dicken, Ebooks Corporation Limited c2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential Chapters 1 and 2

  3. Week 2: The Multinational Corporation or Transnational Corporation 18 items
    1. The essence of international business - James H. Taggart, Michael C. McDermott 1993

      Book Recommended Chapter 2

    2. International business - Taylor & Francis Group 2016

      Book Recommended Chapter 2

    3. Global shift: mapping the changing contours of the world economy - Peter Dicken, Ebooks Corporation Limited c2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Chapters 5 and 7

    4. Fortune Global 500 List 2018: See Who Made It

      Webpage Essential Ideal list for individual assignment provided that the company is publicly-listed and a MNC

    5. Tomorrow's Global Giants. - Ghemawat, Pankaj1Hout, Thomas2 hyim@business.hku.hk 2008

      Article Recommended

    6. The regional multinationals: MNEs and "global" strategic managament - Alan M. Rugman 2005

      Book Recommended

    7. See: Hout, T. et al, 'How global companies win out' in Harvard Business Review, Vol. 60 Issue 5, pp. 98-108. The Library subscribes to Harvard Business Review and you can browse it for relevant articles.

    8. Managing across Borders: New Organizational Responses - Bartlett, Christopher AGhoshal, Sumantra Fall 1987

      Article Further

    9. Competition in global industries - Michael E. Porter 1986

      Book Further

  4. Week 3: The Globalization Process – the National Dimension 21 items
    1. World class: thriving locally in the global economy - Rosabeth Moss Kanter 1995

      Book 

    2. World class: thriving locally in the global economy - Rosabeth Moss Kanter 1995

      Book Recommended

    3. International business: competing in the global marketplace - Charles W. L. Hill, G. Tomas M. Hult 2017

      Book Recommended Part 2. Skim read to be aware of national differences

    4. Global Problem Solving Without the Globaloney. - GHEMAWAT, PANKAJ1,2 2014

      Article Recommended A critical view of globalization...namely that it's largely a myth.

    5. International business - Taylor & Francis Group 2016

      Book Recommended Part 2 on External Environment. Skim read.

    6. Global shift: mapping the changing contours of the world economy - Peter Dicken, Ebooks Corporation Limited c2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Chapters 6 and 7

    7. Why the World Isn't Flat - Pankaj Ghemawat 2007

      Article Essential

    8. Thriving Locally in the Global Economy. - Kanter, Rosabeth Moss1 2003

      Article Essential

  5. Week 4: Corporate Strategy, Motives for Internationalization & Country Screening 15 items
    1. Competition in global industries - Michael E. Porter 1986

      Book Recommended

    2. The essence of international business - James H. Taggart, Michael C. McDermott 1993

      Book Essential Chapter 3 for country screening. Chapter 4 on IB Strategy, 11 on subsidiary strategy and chapters 5-10 on functions.

    3. New Frontiers in International Strategy - Joan Enric Ricart, Michael J. Enright, Pankaj Ghemawat, Stuart L. Hart and Tarun Khanna 2004

      Article Recommended

    4. Regional Strategies for Global Leadership. - Ghemawat, Pankaj1 (AUTHOR) 2005

      Article Essential

    5. The Cosmopolitan Corporation. - Ghemawat, Pankaj1 2011

      Article Recommended

    6. Review - Review by: Alan M. Rugman 2008

      Article Recommended

    7. Finding Your Strategy in the New Landscape. (cover story) - Ghemawat, Pankaj1 pghemawat@iese.edu 2010

      Article 

    8. The Forgotten Strategy. - Ghemawat, Pankaj1 2003

      Article Recommended

    9. The end of global strategy - Alan Rugman, Richard Hodgetts 2001-8

      Article Essential

  6. Week 5: International Market Entry Modes 5 items
    1. International market entry and development: strategies and management - Stephen Young 1989

      Book Essential Although not the most recent this remains an excellent book.

    2. Mega-merger mayhem: takeover strategies, battles and control - S. J. Gray, Michael C. McDermott 1989

      Book Further

    3. The Dubious Logic of Global Megamergers. - Ghemawat, Pankaj1Ghadar, Fariborz2,3 2000

      Article Recommended

  7. Week 6: International Business Strategy and Foreign Subsidiary Strategy 4 items
    1. The multinational enterprise and subsidiary evolution: Scotland since 1945 - Pavlos Dimitratos, Ioanna Liouka, Duncan Ross, Stephen Young 05/2009

      Article Recommended

  8. Weeks 7 and 8: Japanese and South Korean Outward FDI – Lessons for the Present 16 items
    1. Japan 7 items
      1. Japanese participation in British industry - John H. Dunning 1986

        Book Further

      2. See: Hamel, G. and Prahalad, C. K., 'Strategic Intent', Harvard Business Review, Volume 83 Issue 7/8 (Jul/Aug 2005), p148-161. The Library subscribes to Harvard Business Review and you can browse it for relevant articles.

    2. South Korea and Taiwan 9 items
      1. Taiwan's industry in world markets: target Europe - Michael McDermott 1991

        Book Further

      2. Multinationals and Europe 1992: strategies for the future - J. L. Mucchielli, Beat Bürgenmeier 1991

        Book Further Chapter on South Korea

  9. Week 9: The China Dimension 11 items
    1. CHINA VS THE WORLD. - Hout, Thomas M.1,2 (AUTHOR) thomas.hout@tufts.eduGhemawat, Pankaj3 (AUTHOR) pghemawat@iese.edu 2010

      Article Essential

    2. What is “Chinese” about Chinese multinationals? - Ravi Ramamurti, Jenny Hillemann 2018-1

      Article Essential

  10. Week 10: The North American Dimension: Inward Mobile FDI and the USA vs Mexico 6 items
  11. Week 11: Foreign Divestment 15 items
    1. Multinationals: foreign divestment and disclosure - Michael C. McDermott 1989

      Book 

    2. Foreign Divestment. - McDermott, Michael C.1 mcdermottm1@nku.edu 2010

      Article 

    3. Multinationals in retreat: the Scottish experience - Neil Hood, Stephen Young June 1982

      Book 

    4. The multinational enterprise and subsidiary evolution: Scotland since 1945 - Pavlos Dimitratos, Ioanna Liouka, Duncan Ross, Stephen Young 05/2009

      Article Further