skip to content
The Geography of Multinationals : Studies in the Spatial Development and Economic Consequences of Multinational Corporations. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Geography of Multinationals : Studies in the Spatial Development and Economic Consequences of Multinational Corporations.

Author: Michael Taylor; Nigel Thrift
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013.
Series: Routledge Library Editions: International Business.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The volume is divided into two parts. In the first each of the chapters considers a particular aspect of the problem of how multinational corporations have developed. In the second part the chapters consider different aspects of the economic and social impacts of these corporations. The common theme that links all the papers is their emphasis on careful historical analysis of different forms of spatial organisation  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Taylor, Michael.
Geography of Multinationals : Studies in the Spatial Development and Economic Consequences of Multinational Corporations.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Taylor; Nigel Thrift
ISBN: 9781135124564 1135124566 9780203076293 020307629X
OCLC Number: 880908673
Description: 1 online resource (361 pages).
Contents: Front Cover; The Geography ofMultinationals; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; Part One: the Spatial Development Sequences of Multinational Corporations; 1 Introctuction; 2. Models of Corporate Development and the Multinational Corporation; 3. Testing Dependency Theory: a Case Study of Brazil's Electrical Industry; 4. The Inter-regional Distribution of West German Multinationals in The United Kingdom; 5. The Changing International Division of Labour Within ICI; 6. The Geographical Pattern of the Australian Trading Banks' Overseas Representation. Part Two: the Geographical Ramifications of Multinational Corporations7. Introduction; 8. The Impact of Multinational Corporations on the Spatial Organisation of Developed Nations:; 9. Multinationals and Industrialisation in a Developing Economy: the Case of Nigeria; 10. Multinational Corporations in Southern Africa: a Spatial Perspective; 11. The Role of Acquisition in the Spatial Distribution of the Foreign Manufacturing Sector in the United Kingdom; 12. International Tourism and Multinational Corporations in the Pacific: the Case of Fiji; 13. International Capital, International Culture. ReferencesNotes on Contributors; Subject Index; Company Index; Author Index.
Series Title: Routledge Library Editions: International Business.

Abstract:

The volume is divided into two parts. In the first each of the chapters considers a particular aspect of the problem of how multinational corporations have developed. In the second part the chapters consider different aspects of the economic and social impacts of these corporations. The common theme that links all the papers is their emphasis on careful historical analysis of different forms of spatial organisation and their transformation into other, different forms.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/880908673> # The Geography of Multinationals : Studies in the Spatial Development and Economic Consequences of Multinational Corporations.
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "880908673" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Place/hoboken> ; # Hoboken
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Topic/international_business_enterprises> ; # International business enterprises
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Topic/industrial_location> ; # Industrial location
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/338.88/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Topic/business_&_economics_industries_general> ; # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Industries--General
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Person/thrift_nigel> ; # Nigel Thrift
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Person/taylor_michael_1946_february_28> ; # Michael Taylor
    schema:datePublished "2013" ;
    schema:description "Front Cover; The Geography ofMultinationals; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; Part One: the Spatial Development Sequences of Multinational Corporations; 1 Introctuction; 2. Models of Corporate Development and the Multinational Corporation; 3. Testing Dependency Theory: a Case Study of Brazil's Electrical Industry; 4. The Inter-regional Distribution of West German Multinationals in The United Kingdom; 5. The Changing International Division of Labour Within ICI; 6. The Geographical Pattern of the Australian Trading Banks' Overseas Representation."@en ;
    schema:description "The volume is divided into two parts. In the first each of the chapters considers a particular aspect of the problem of how multinational corporations have developed. In the second part the chapters consider different aspects of the economic and social impacts of these corporations. The common theme that links all the papers is their emphasis on careful historical analysis of different forms of spatial organisation and their transformation into other, different forms."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/792245845> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Series/routledge_library_editions_international_business> ; # Routledge Library Editions: International Business.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#CreativeWork/geography_of_multinationals_studies_in_the_spatial_development_and_economic_consequences_of_multinational_corporations> ;
    schema:name "The Geography of Multinationals : Studies in the Spatial Development and Economic Consequences of Multinational Corporations."@en ;
    schema:productID "880908673" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/880908673#PublicationEvent/hoboken_taylor_and_francis_2013> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Agent/taylor_and_francis> ; # Taylor and Francis
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10682867> ;
    schema:url <http://grail.eblib.com.au/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1163778> ;
    schema:url <http://www.tandfebooks.com/isbn/9780203076293> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1163778> ;
    schema:url <http://www.123library.org/book_details/?id=95606> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=563780> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781135124564> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203076293> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/880908673> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Agent/taylor_and_francis> # Taylor and Francis
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Taylor and Francis" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Person/taylor_michael_1946_february_28> # Michael Taylor
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1946 February 28" ;
    schema:familyName "Taylor" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Taylor" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Person/thrift_nigel> # Nigel Thrift
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Thrift" ;
    schema:givenName "Nigel" ;
    schema:name "Nigel Thrift" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Series/routledge_library_editions_international_business> # Routledge Library Editions: International Business.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/880908673> ; # The Geography of Multinationals : Studies in the Spatial Development and Economic Consequences of Multinational Corporations.
    schema:name "Routledge Library Editions: International Business." ;
    schema:name "Routledge Library Editions: International Business" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Topic/business_&_economics_industries_general> # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Industries--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Industries--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Topic/industrial_location> # Industrial location
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Industrial location"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#Topic/international_business_enterprises> # International business enterprises
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "International business enterprises"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792245845#CreativeWork/geography_of_multinationals_studies_in_the_spatial_development_and_economic_consequences_of_multinational_corporations>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Geography of Multinationals : Studies in the Spatial Development and Economic Consequences of Multinational Corporations." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/880908673> ; # The Geography of Multinationals : Studies in the Spatial Development and Economic Consequences of Multinational Corporations.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203076293>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "020307629X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780203076293" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781135124564>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1135124566" ;
    schema:isbn "9781135124564" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/880908673>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/880908673> ; # The Geography of Multinationals : Studies in the Spatial Development and Economic Consequences of Multinational Corporations.
    schema:dateModified "2018-05-17" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.