The histories of forty multinational organizations are analyzed to develop a conceptual framework for understanding multinational growth. Growth is portrayed as a process of exploration where the organization experiences opportunities and flexibility in exploiting them is paramount.
multinationals, organizations, history, organizational growth
The files in this collection are protected by copyright law. No commercial reproduction or distribution of these files is permitted without the written permission of Southern Methodist University, Cox Business School. These files may be freely used for educational purposes, provided they are not altered in any way, and Southern Methodist University is cited. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hurry, Dileep, "Option-Like Properties of Organizational Claims: Tracing the Process of Multinational Exploration" (1991). Working Papers. 147.