Leaving Behind a Turbulent Past: Insights of Divestments from China

Joseph Amankwah-Amoah, Nan Zhang, David Sarpong

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Although Western multinational enterprises have increasingly gravitated toward the fast- growing Chinese market, many have faltered and subsequently exited the market.None of these exits was by accident, but rather as a result of the interaction of firm-specific and market-based factors. Divestment is a growing strategic response to environmental changes in emerging markets.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)241-385
Number of pages44
JournalStrategic Change
Publication statusPublished - 20 Aug 2013

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