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Venture Capital Institutions and Venture Capitalists’ Investment Activities: An Empirical Study on China
(The University of Edinburgh, 2010)
This thesis explores institutions under which venture capital investment operates in China and whether and how these institutions affect venture capitalists’ (VCs) investment preferences, ex-ante project screening ...
Impact of localisation and R&D intensity on the firm performance of MNE subsidiaries investing in emerging markets: an empirical analysis of Taiwanese investment in China
(The University of Edinburgh, 2009)
In this thesis, using Taiwanese companies investing in China as the sample, the impact of localisation and R&D intensity on the firm performance of MNE subsidiaries investing in an emerging market are examined. There has ...
From bureaupreneur to HNWI changes and emergence of high net worth individuals (HNWIs) in China
(The University of Edinburgh, 2013-11-26)
Economic growth in China is attributed by many people to the reforms initiated in 1978. Some individuals, who were previously agents of the state, party cadres, or peasants, have become High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs) ...
Integrating transaction cost and institutional theories in an emerging market context: the case of the Tiger Leaping Gorge, Southwest China
(The University of Edinburgh, 2010-07-01)
The aim of this thesis is to explore the applicability of transaction cost theory to an emerging market context, and to complement it with institutional theory to achieve a closer fit. The research questions are: (1) ...
Inter-disciplinary study on open source software development in developing countries: a case study of Chinese Linux
(The University of Edinburgh, 2012-06-26)
This research provides a detailed account of Open Source Software (OSS) development in the context of developing countries (DCs) by exploring the specific case of Chinese indigenous Linux design and development. It builds ...
Advertising greenness in China: a critical discourse analysis of the corporate online advertising discourse
(The University of Edinburgh, 2015-07-01)
A growing number of companies, both multinationals and local firms, have begun to adopt the idea of sustainability development, and develop and market their green products/services with green advertising in developing ...