in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society
November 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: International Factor Movements and International Business; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Regional Government Analysis. 9918 words.
This paper explores the meaning of reshoring and its drivers in the case of UK manufacturing and in particular its automotive sector. Drawing on interviews, policy reviews and a range of...
Upgrading to lead firm position via international acquisition: learning from the global biomass power plant industry
in Journal of Economic Geography
January 2016; p ublished online November 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Manufacturing; Regional Government Analysis; International Factor Movements and International Business. 10583 words.
This article examines the case of a Chinese firm that has upgraded to lead firm position in the global biomass power plant industry mainly through acquisitions of technological frontier...