In an era of accelerating change in the world economy, services are assuming greater importance for the economies of both developed and developing countries. As technological developments allow increasing tradeability of services, huge global firms are offering services across national boundaries. This important book explores the global impact of this economic phenomenon from both empirical and theoretical perspectives.... IBM, Microsoft, Smithkline Beecham and Citibank, as well aslocal firms such as Skoda, Bata, or Bank Handlowy. ... For example, in 1997itopened a new Gateway in Katowice providing service direct tosouthern Poland, enabling business in the region to be more competitive. ... and prospects for growth and business development in Poland are good given the rapid growth of the countrya#39;seconomy.
|Title||:||Globalization of Services|
|Author||:||Yair Aharoni, Lilach Nachum|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2002-09-11|