This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: lts in case two were more conclusive in the contradiction against theory than our findings
in case one. 5.4 SUMMARIZATION OF FINDINGS IN RESEARCH QUESTION 2
We have summarized our findings regarding research question two in table 5.2 below.
TABLE 5.4 Summarization of findings regarding RQ 2. Theory Factor Case 1 - Meva Case 2 - Purac Koch (2001) Industry feasibility/ viability of
Characteristics of the overseas
country business environment
Market growth rate
Market barriers Verifies Verifies Contradicts Verifies Contradicts
Verifies Root (1994) Target country market factors
Target country production
Home country factors Contradicts
Contradicts - - Root (1994) and
Bell (1995) Geographic distance Verifies Verifies Bruhno and Schilt
(2001) Competitors Contradicts Verifies Root (1994) Preferred entry mode Contradicts Contradicts 45 CONCLUSIONS AND IMPLICATIONS 6. CONCLUSIONS AND IMPLICATIONS
In this chapter we will present the findings...
View Full Document
This document was uploaded on 03/22/2014.
- Summer '14
- The Land