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Imperfection of the World Trade Organization as a Hazard for International Business.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Engineering Economics. 2020, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p358-370. 13p.

Abstract: This paper examines the negative impact of the paralysis observed in the World Trade Organization (WTO) functioning on international business. We provide an overview of the loopholes in the WTO rules and principles which became serious threats for the ...

From horizontal to vertical labour governance: The International Labour Organization (ILO) and decent work in global supply chains.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Human Relations. Apr2018, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p536-559. 24p.

Abstract: The role of the International Labour Organization (ILO) in the governance of global supply chains is typically neglected or simply dismissed as ineffective. This is understandable as global supply chains have undermined the traditional nation state (ho...

Politics and Power in Multinational Companies: Integrating the International Business and Organization Studies Perspectives.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Organization Studies. Sep2016, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p1209-1225. 17p.

Abstract: The study of power and politics in multinational companies (MNCs) has been a niche area of study for both scholars of organization studies (OS) and international business (IB). Further, the awareness of each research community with regard to the effort...


Publication Type: Conference

Source(s): Managerial Challenges of the Contemporary Society. 2013, Issue 6, p81-84. 4p.


Abstract: Topic and aim of the paper is to research the causes of the current global crisis, which manifests itself in financial terms, but whose origin is due to the ethical model of reference: the question is evident both in macroeconomics and in Business Econ...

Toward a New International Standard on Governance of Organizations.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Board Leadership. Jan/Feb2017, Vol. 2017 Issue 149, p3-5. 3p.


Abstract: As the new year gets under way, Rubina Faber, who has been closely involved in the creation of the British standard BS 13500: Code of Practice for Delivering Effective Governance of Organizations,1 reflects on that experience and the work under way to ...

Personal preference or policy? Language choice in a European-based international organization.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Corporate Communications: An International Journal. 2012, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p255-271. 17p.

Abstract: Purpose |!|#8211; Mutual understanding and cross-border synergy in international organizations largely depend on the efficiency of the language(s) used between employees in home and foreign markets. This study aims to provide insights in how language(s...

International language management and diversity climate in multicultural organizations

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Business Review. Apr2012, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p156-166. 11p.

Abstract: Abstract: Increasing globalization has made the use and management of language a vital element of engaging in international business activities. Despite this fact, empirical surveys with many respondents examining language management are extremely rare...

Correction to: Special Section of Familial Organizations and International Business: Individual, Organizational and Institutional Variety in and beyond Asia.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Asia Pacific Journal of Management. Jun2020, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p479-479. 1p.

Abstract: The following articles are intended for inclusion in the Special Section on Familial Organizations and International Business: Individual, Organizational and Institutional Variety in and beyond Asia. These were however published in a separate issue, Vo...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Management Studies (Wiley-Blackwell). Jul2001, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p675-695. 21p. 5 Charts.

Abstract: This article documents and analyses the organization of work and human resources management in ten manufacturing plants in Malaysia and three plants in Japan. Each of the plants carries out specific tasks within an emergent international division of la...

When in Rome ... Moral Maturity and Ethics for International Economic Organizations.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Business Ethics. Sep2004 Part 3, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p17-32. 16p.

Abstract: A number of multinational enterprises have come under ethical scrutiny over the recent decades. In some cases, this may be due to a lack of maturity of corporate moral reasoning. The article is based on a framework developed by Lawrence Kohlberg. He su...