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In the academic field of business management, several potential theories were established during the last decades to explain companies' decisions, organizational behavior, consumer patterns, and internationalization, among others. As a result, businesses and scholars were able to analyze and decide based on theoretical approaches to explain the current conditions of the market. Secondary research was conducted to collect more than 36 management theories. This chapter aims to develop the most famous theories related to business applied in the international field. The novelty of this chapter relies on the compilation of recognized previous research studies from the academic literature and evidence in international business.



Gómez-Prado, R., Alvarez-Risco, A., Sánchez-Palomino, J., Cuya-Velásquez, B.B., Esquerre-Botton, S., Leclercq-Machado, L., Castillo-Benancio, S., Arias-Meza, M., Jaramillo-Arévalo, M., De-La-Cruz-Diaz, M., Anderson-Seminario, M.d.l.M. and Del-Aguila-Arcentales, S. (2023), "International Business Theories", Alvarez-Risco, A., Rosen, M.A. and Del-Aguila-Arcentales, S. (Ed.) Sustainable Management in COVID-19 Times (Advanced Series in Management, Vol. 30), Emerald Publishing Limited, Leeds, pp. 1-56.



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Copyright © 2023 Romina Gómez-Prado, Aldo Alvarez-Risco, Jorge Sánchez-Palomino, Berdy Briggitte Cuya-Velásquez, Sharon Esquerre-Botton, Luigi Leclercq-Machado, Sarahit Castillo-Benancio, Marián Arias-Meza, Micaela Jaramillo-Arévalo, Myreya De-La-Cruz-Diaz, Maria de las Mercedes Anderson-Seminario and Shyla Del-Aguila-Arcentales. Published under exclusive licence by Emerald Publishing Limited