A Framework for Understanding Firms’ Foreign Exit Behavior

Entrepreneurship in International Marketing

ISBN: 978-1-78441-448-1, eISBN: 978-1-78441-447-4

ISSN: 1474-7979

Publication date: 31 January 2015

Abstract

Although research on foreign market entry and expansion behavior has attracted significant interest in the literature, there is a general lack of research (either conceptual or empirical) on the exit behavior of international companies. To address this issue, the authors develop a conceptual framework to understand firms’ foreign exit behavior. The objective is to lay the conceptual foundation for subsequent empirical research in this area. A series of research propositions have been advanced that can guide hypothesis generation for future research.

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Citation

Tan, Q. and Sousa, C.M.P. (2015), "A Framework for Understanding Firms’ Foreign Exit Behavior", Entrepreneurship in International Marketing (Advances in International Marketing, Vol. 25), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 223-238. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1474-797920140000025010

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