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A future foretold? Multinational firms and leading sector development—Past, present, and future [Paper presentation]

The rise of awareness in globalization processes has led to a renewed focus on leading sectors and thus the interaction between states and multinational firms that helps foster them. Previously viewed as “national agents” of state power, …

A thousand years of networked firms: The evolution of markets and firms in the global system [Paper presentation]

This paper looks at the impact of new technological styles on the inner core of the global system development, the global economic system as reflected in the organizational structure of enterprises. It introduces a new framework for the analysis of …

The Fortune Global 50: the role of multinational corporations in the international political economy [Paper presentation]

A new, globalized e-conomy? Trends and performance among the world’s largest corporations [Paper presentation]

Recent changes in the structure of domestic and international economies have led to a wide range of popular accounts of a 'globalized' and 'New Economy.'' Economies of scale are available to everyone with access to the Internet and network …