This paper extends existing research by exploring how low-level control of acquired firms in developed markets facilitates knowledge transfer of EE firms after cross-border acquisition. Future research can extend this line of research by examining the knowledge transfer mechanism of EE firms through qualitative and quantitative methods.
This research was supported by the Program for Excellent Talents, UIBE, and the UIBE Networking and Collaboration Center for China’s Multinational Business. The authors would like to express appreciation for the editor’s guidance and constructive comments.
Liu, C., Li, Z., Li, Y. and Cui, L. (2014), "Low-Level Management Control and Cross-Border Knowledge Transfer of Emerging Economy Firms", Emerging Market Firms in the Global Economy (International Finance Review, Vol. 15), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 97-120. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1569-376720140000015005
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