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Conclusions

Phil Almond, Trevor Colling, Tony Edwards, and Anthony Ferner

in American Multinationals in Europe: Managing Employment Relations Across National Borders

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199274635
eISBN:
9780191706530
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274635.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This concluding chapter reviews the evidence gathered in the case studies, and contemplates their contribution to the understanding of country of origin, host country, sectoral, and global dominance ... More


Introduction: American Multinationals and the Cross-National Management of Employment Relations

Anthony Ferner and Phil Almond

in American Multinationals in Europe: Managing Employment Relations Across National Borders

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199274635
eISBN:
9780191706530
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274635.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This chapter explains the background and rationale behind the study of the management of international HR and employment relations in US multinationals in four European host countries: the UK, ... More


United States: The Changing Face of the United States of America

Uma A. Segal

in Immigration Worldwide: Policies, Practices, and Trends

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195388138
eISBN:
9780199863440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388138.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Communities and Organizations

Known as the “Land of Opportunities,” the United States of America is also recognized as a relatively young land to which almost the entire population or its ancestors, barring the small numbers of ... More


Regulating Multinationals:Foreign Investment, Development, and the Balance of Corporate and Home Country Rights and Responsibilities in a Globalizing World

Peter T. Muchlinski

in The Evolving International Investment Regime: Expectations, Realities, Options

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199793624
eISBN:
9780199895205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199793624.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the nature and function of international investment agreements (IIAs) within the process of economic globalization and development. The examination is carried out from the ... More


A Leap in the Dark: Muslims and the State in Twenty-First-Century Europe

Jonathan Laurence

in The Emancipation of Europe's Muslims: The State's Role in Minority Integration

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691144214
eISBN:
9781400840373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691144214.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter describes the state of the relationship between immigrant-origin Muslim minorities and their Western European host countries in the twenty-first century. Just over 1 percent of the ... More


Financial Market Integration in the Post FSAP Era. In Search of Overall Conceptual Consistency in the Regulatory Framework

Michel Tison

in Investor Protection in Europe: Corporate Law Making, The MiFID and Beyond

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199202911
eISBN:
9780191707964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199202911.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter looks into the concepts underpinning the current generation of capital market integration directives, that follow the ‘Lamfalussy-approach’. In particular, it examines whether the level ... More


Education systems and migrant-specific labour market returns

Irena Kogan

in Education Systems and Inequalities: International Comparisons

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447326106
eISBN:
9781447326212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326106.003.0014
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This study explores the role of host-country acquisition and recognition of education in immigrant labour market success. The study focuses primarily on cross-national differences in the effects of ... More


Tax-Transfer and Migration Policies: Competition between Host and Source Countries

Assaf Razin, Efraim Sadka, and Benjarong Suwankiri

in Migration and the Welfare State: Political-Economy Policy Formation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016100
eISBN:
9780262298377
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016100.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter, which examines the role of competition between host and source countries in determining tax-transfer and migration policies, states that in a basic tax-competition model, competition ... More


Financing Higher Education When Students and Graduates Are Internationally Mobile

Marcel Gérard and Silke Uebelmesser

in The Mobility of Students and the Highly Skilled: Implications for Education Financing and Economic Policy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780262028172
eISBN:
9780262326018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028172.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

With the general premise that cross-border mobility affects the public provision and financing of higher education, this chapter compares an old and a new paradigm. In the old paradigm, students ... More


Home- and Host-Country Effects of Foreign Direct Investment

Robert E. Lipsey

in Challenges to Globalization: Analyzing the Economics

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226036151
eISBN:
9780226036557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226036557.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter presents a detailed analysis and appraisal of the empirical findings concerning the home- and host-country effects of foreign direct investment (FDI). It first summarizes the empirical ... More


Contracts and Investment in Natural Resources

William Hogan, Federico Sturzenegger, and Laurence Tai

in The Natural Resources Trap: Private Investment without Public Commitment

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013796
eISBN:
9780262275538
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013796.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The objective of this book is not to discuss whether natural resources turn out to be good or bad, but rather to address a related issue: the problem that countries face in setting up a credible and ... More


Multinational Firms: Reconciling Theory and Evidence

James R. Markusen and Keith E. Maskus

in Topics in Empirical International Economics: A Festschrift in Honor of Robert E. Lipsey

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226060835
eISBN:
9780226060859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226060859.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

The field of international trade developed in the modern era, largely as a study of trade in goods. Although it had many antecedents, an industrial-organization approach to trade was developed in the ... More


Tax-Transfer: Competition and Coordination among Host Countries

Assaf Razin, Efraim Sadka, and Benjarong Suwankiri

in Migration and the Welfare State: Political-Economy Policy Formation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016100
eISBN:
9780262298377
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016100.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter discusses tax-transfer-related competition and coordination between host countries, revealing that tax-transfer competition models in host countries are based on a system of collective ... More


Home and the World: The Nagar Kirtan and Sikh Diaspora*

Gurveen Kaur Khurana

in Sikhism in Global Context

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198075547
eISBN:
9780199082056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198075547.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Sikhism

This chapter explores a variety of ways in which the nagar kirtan—the public procession of devotional singing—can be read. The site of this study is Yuba City in northern California where nagar ... More


Introduction

Jennifer Hochschild, Jacqueline Chattopadhyay, Claudine Gay, and Michael Jones-Correa

in Outsiders No More?: Models of Immigrant Political Incorporation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199311316
eISBN:
9780199344918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199311316.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This introductory chapter discusses the two central questions asked in this book: What are the appropriate premises for distinguishing immigrants from others, defining politics, and measuring ... More


Was a Fourth Pillar of Global Economic Architecture Created?

Eric Helleiner

in The Status Quo Crisis: Global Financial Governance After the 2008 Meltdown

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199973637
eISBN:
9780190203207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199973637.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

When the Financial Stability Board was created in 2009, it was heralded as a new “fourth pillar” of global economic architecture—alongside the International Monetary Fund, World Bank, and World Trade ... More


Friends Can Become Family

Angene Wilson and Jack Wilson

in Voices from the Peace Corps: Fifty Years of Kentucky Volunteers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813129754
eISBN:
9780813135687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813129754.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The stories that the Peace Corp volunteers tell are often people centered since they have come to know various people and learned from them during their service. Also, they have learned how to care ... More


Australia: In Denial

J. C. Sharman

in The Despot's Guide to Wealth Management: On the International Campaign against Grand Corruption

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781501705519
eISBN:
9781501708442
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501705519.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter considers Australia as a host for the proceeds of foreign grand corruption, and addresses the common instances in which inward corruption flows have attracted scarce publicity and little ... More


Making a Difference

Angene Wilson and Jack Wilson

in Voices from the Peace Corps: Fifty Years of Kentucky Volunteers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813129754
eISBN:
9780813135687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813129754.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The three goals of the Peace Corps illustrated in Chapter 6 reveal three different ways of making a difference to the countries in which the volunteers have done service. In assessing the impact that ... More


Colonel Vivian's Reply to the Memo

Nige West and Oleg Tsarev

in TRIPLEX: Secrets from the Cambridge Spies

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300123470
eISBN:
9780300156416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300123470.003.0017
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter discusses Colonel Vivian's reply to the memo on penetrating the USSR for intelligence. Vivian argues that a few common sense constraints aside, the Foreign Office allowed him ... More


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