This paper examines recent trends and drivers of cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&As) which grew six-fold in 1991-98 and now account for more than 85% of foreign direct investment.
This report combines the previous more technical work developed over the last three years.
This report proposes a method for classifying each country's manufacturing industries by their extent of globalisation, using a set of indicators.
Strategic business services, examined in twenty-one OECD country case studies in this book, comprise services in computer software and information processing, research and development and technical testing, marketing, business organisation (manag...
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Suggests that non-financial measures of quality and strategic achievement have a profound effect on investment and valuation, and shows investors' appreciation of investments in employee development, process quality and corporate innovations.
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The treatment of intangible investment and/or its core components in international standards: the Provisional Central Product Classification and the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC Rev 3).
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This paper gives a more extensive treatment of how economic theory can be adapted to give a conceptual framework for the analysis of intangible investment.
This conference discussed the need for harmonised data on intangible investment for international comparisons of investment.
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Paper presented at the International Symposium on Measuring and Reporting Intellectual Capital: Experience, Issues, and Prospects, Amsterdam, 9-11 June 1999
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Treatment of intangible investment and/or its core components in international standards: the System of National Accounts 1993.