As youll know from todays news, the world of international business moves quickly. And as a student of the subject, youll need a textbook which keeps pace with the ongoing developments in both theory and practice.
This fifth edition of International Business delivers a comprehensive introduction to the subject from authors at the forefront of research and fresh thinking.
Taking a regional approach, this text challenges some of the underlying assumptions behind globalization and focuses on both the dominant economies the EU, the US and Japan and the emerging markets in world trade, such as Brazil, India and China.
Critical to your successful study of international business, the book provides:
So, as a student of today and international manager of tomorrow, open up to learn from the experiences of the established and the emerging forces of world business from Samsung, Bang & Olufsen and Citigroup to Nanjing Auto, Haier and Tata.
Alan Rugman is Professor of International Business, Henley School of Business at the University of Reading and Professor in International Business at Indiana University.
Simon Collinson is Professor of International Business & Innovation and head of the Marketing and Strategic Management group at Warwick Business School.