Social Science and Modern Business

Do firms internationalize because of the efficiency advantages that they enjoy or because of the power that firms can derive from being international?

Initial readings:
1. Gereffi, G. and Lee, J. Why the World Suddenly Cares about Global Supply Chains, Journal of Supply Chain Management, 48, 3, 24-32.
2. Kraemer, K., Linden, G. and Dedrick, J. (2011) Capturing Value in Global Networks: Apples IPad and IPhone, University of California, Berkeley. pdf. Consultado el, 15. 3. Haslam, C., Tsitsianis, N. And Yin, Y. (2013)
3.\”Apple\’s financial success: The precariousness of power exercised in global value chains.\” Accounting Forum. Vol. 37. No. 4.