Foreign market entry mode – Developing the Industry Internationalisation model

The study on internationalisation dates back a long time. Regardless of this, there exist no theories regarding how various industries enter new markets, and by which mode of entry. This report tries to build a model with the intent to describe the differences in foreign market entry mode decision between industries. To be able to …

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To Lead or to Follow?: A case study of an internationalization process

This Bachelor thesis studies the internationalization strategy of a Finnish label stock company, UPM Raflatac, in China during the late 1990’s. The purpose of this descriptive study is to facilitate the understanding of companies’ internationalization processes. This was done by studying UPM Raflatac’s internationalization strategy’s connection to the internationalization theories of the Uppsala model and …

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Tax Treaties and EC Law: Development, Problems and Solutions

Introduction : One of the major problems faced in international taxation is that of double taxation. Double taxation arises when the same asset, financial transaction or income is taxed twice or more due to different states’ overlapping tax jurisdictions and conflicting tax laws. A prime example is a taxpayer who lives in one state but …

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Technological Growth in the MNC: Role of Advanced Foreign Subsidiaries Project Report

This thesis emphasizes the technological evolution of technologically advanced foreign subsidiaries of multinational corporations, in order to examine specific and related research questions as to what is the nature of the advanced modern MNC regarding technological growth. In particular, evolutionary paths and potential limits to the development of technological capabilities at the level of individual …

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