Offshoring of advanced high-value technical services


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Offshoring of advanced high-value technical services

Show simple item record Ørberg Jensen, Peter 2007-01-09 2009-02-23T13:00:26Z 2009-02-23T13:00:26Z 2009-02-25
dc.identifier.isbn 9788759383735
dc.identifier.issn 0906-6934
dc.description.abstract This PhD thesis addresses one of the most intensely debated phenomena over the past decade within the realm of international business: Firms’ relocation of value chain activities to other parts in the network of multinational corporation (MNC) or to external suppliers/services providers in foreign countries (hereinafter referred to as offshoring), often to destination countries with lower cost structures. Whereas the offshoring of manufacturing tasks has existed for several decades, and has been analyzed in the international business literature, the offshoring of advanced services tasks from developed country firms to destination countries such as India, which offer an attractive cocktail of low costs and highly skilled labour, is a more recent phenomenon. The offshoring of this type of services tasks forms the subject of this PhD thesis... en
dc.format.extent 227 en
dc.language eng
dc.publisher Department of Intercultural Communicaiton and Management, Copenhagen Business School en
dc.relation.ispartofseries PhD Series;2008-23
dc.subject.other finansielle serviceydelser en
dc.subject.other serviceindustri en
dc.subject.other outsourcing en
dc.subject.other udflytning af arbejdspladser en
dc.subject.other indien en
dc.subject.other danmark en
dc.title Offshoring of advanced high-value technical services en
dc.type phd en
dc.accessionstatus modt07jan09 en
dc.contributor.corporation Copenhagen Business School. CBS
dc.contributor.department Institut for Interkulturel Kommunikation og Ledelse en
dc.contributor.departmentshort IKL en
dc.contributor.departmentuk Department of Intercultural Communication and Management en
dc.contributor.departmentukshort IKL en
dc.idnumber 9788759383735 en Frederiksberg en
dc.publisher.year 2008 en
dc.title.subtitle Antecedents, processes dynamics and firm-level impact en

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