Title: International entrepreneurial capability as a driver of the born global firm - a case study from India
Authors: Sumati Varma
Addresses: Department of Commerce and Business, Sri Aurobindo College (Evening), Delhi University, X-006 Regency Park 2, DLF Phase 4, Gurgaon – 122002, Haryana, India
Abstract: The emergence of MNEs from countries such as India characterised by unique institutional and resource environments as important players in the global economy has been a distinctive development in the global economy. In this context, this paper profiles the role of the international entrepreneurial capability as a key driver of born global firms from the Indian information technology sector. Using the case study method, this paper develops a set of theoretical constructs as initial explanations for the appearance of the born global firm.
Keywords: international entrepreneurship; born globals; entrepreneurial capability; India; MNEs; multinational enterprises; multinationals; information technology industry.
International Journal of Technological Learning, Innovation and Development, 2013 Vol.6 No.1/2, pp.42 - 61
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