Li, Shenxue and Scullion, Hugh (2006) Bridging The Distance: Managing Cross-Border Knowledge Holders. Asia Pacific Journal of Management, 23 (1). pp. 71-92. ISSN 0217-4561. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)
This article examines the micro-level operational difficulties for multinational corporations (MNCs) to generate value from its highly geographically dispersed cross-border knowledge and studies the strategies for overcoming them. Using China as the research context, we identify key geographical, institutional and cultural features of cross-border knowledge holders and examine the dimensions of distance that separates them. We then link these dimensions to the conditions that facilitate cross-border knowledge building processes. In doing so, we propose a conceptual model for overcoming these context-specific knowledge management barriers.
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)|
|Divisions:||Faculties > Social Sciences > Kent Business School > International Business and Strategy|
|Depositing User:||Cathy Norman|
|Date Deposited:||09 Jan 2012 16:38|
|Last Modified:||29 May 2014 09:30|
|Resource URI:||https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/28582 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)|