mdh.sePublikasjoner
Endre søk
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Including Customers and Suppliers in the Understanding of Mergers and Acquisitions
Mälardalens högskola, Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik, Industriell ekonomi och organisation.ORCID-id: 0000-0003-0826-7052
Linnaeus University, Sweden.
Uppsala university, Sweden.
Linköping University, Sweden.
Vise andre og tillknytning
2015 (engelsk)Konferansepaper, Oral presentation with published abstract (Fagfellevurdert)
Abstract [en]

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is a common foreign market entry mode. The M&A-literature is multi-disciplinary and the understanding of M&As is the result of many different perspectives, e.g. economics, finance, strategy and organizational management. Both internationalization and M&A are closely related to growth, and share many challenges.

The Uppsala-model of internationalization showed how the business network is a key factor in the choices and process during internationalization. With M&As being important to internationalization, the M&A research should have a similar view of companies and markets. In this paper, we review articles on M&As to find out in what way customers and suppliers are recognized. To what extent are customers and suppliers included in the M&A literature? And how are their roles and stakes in M&As described?

Based on an analysis of 1,632 articles, the study builds a categorization of six ways of including customers and suppliers in M&A literature. It is shown that customers and suppliers, when included in M&A literature, are predominantly treated as passive and reactive stakeholders. There seems to be a need for a clearer theoretical framework of the role customers and suppliers can have in M&As.

sted, utgiver, år, opplag, sider
2015.
HSV kategori
Identifikatorer
URN: urn:nbn:se:mdh:diva-29906OAI: oai:DiVA.org:mdh-29906DiVA, id: diva2:881548
Konferanse
41st Annual EIBA Conference, Rio de Janeiro, December 1-3, 2015
Tilgjengelig fra: 2015-12-10 Laget: 2015-12-10 Sist oppdatert: 2015-12-11bibliografisk kontrollert

Open Access i DiVA

Fulltekst mangler i DiVA

Personposter BETA

Dahlin, Peter

Søk i DiVA

Av forfatter/redaktør
Dahlin, Peter
Av organisasjonen

Søk utenfor DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

urn-nbn

Altmetric

urn-nbn
Totalt: 197 treff
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf