Halkos, George and Tzeremes, Nickolaos (2007): Examining the relationship between firm internationalization and firm performance: A nonparametric analysis.
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This paper by performing a bootstrapped Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) tries to constitute to the existing literature by investigating if firms’ internationalization levels have an impact on their performance. Using a sample of ten Transnational corporations from South-East Europe the paper provides information regarding their efficiency levels. Finally, using the “Transnationality Index” (TNI) provided by UNCTAD in order to capture the levels of internationalisation, our results reveal that there is a positive influence on firms’ performance.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Examining the relationship between firm internationalization and firm performance: A nonparametric analysis|
|Keywords:||Firm internationalization; Firm performance; Multinational corporations; Transnationality index; DEA|
|Subjects:||D - Microeconomics > D2 - Production and Organizations > D21 - Firm Behavior: Theory
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6 - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling > C63 - Computational Techniques; Simulation Modeling
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6 - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling > C67 - Input-Output Models
M - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting > M2 - Business Economics > M21 - Business Economics
|Depositing User:||Nickolaos Tzeremes|
|Date Deposited:||07. Jul 2011 13:04|
|Last Modified:||18. Feb 2013 17:14|
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