Barron, Andrew (2011) Exploring national culture's consequences on international business lobbying. Journal of World Business, 46 (3). pp. 320-327. ISSN 1090-9516Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
This conceptual paper explores the cultural dimensions of corporate political activity (CPA). Concerned that prior research into firms' political actions has been insensitive to culture and its impact on corporate strategising, national culture is introduced as an explanatory factor behind managers' political objectives and the strategies they prefer to use in pursuit of those objectives. The paper adds to existing research by unpacking and examining corporate political action at a deeper, more complex, human level. Understanding that corporate political strategies are affected by culture enables politically-active managers to anticipate, respond to and act on strategies pursued by competitor firms from other countries.
|Keywords:||corporate political activity, strategic management, managerial preferences, national culture, Management. Industrial Management, Finance, Business and International Management, Marketing|
|Subjects:||Social Sciences > Industries. Land use. Labor > Management. Industrial Management|
|Department:||Strathclyde Business School > Strategy and Organisation|
|Depositing user:||Ms Hilde Ann Quigley|
|Date Deposited:||08 Nov 2010 10:19|
|Last modified:||27 Apr 2016 15:47|