As we have seen in the previous chapter, the net amount of R&D units outside the parent country has grown considerably during the last 15 years. Local know-how and technology access, as well as proximity to customers and local markets have been the major drivers. Internationalization has taken place mainly by placing designated R&D sites, expansion of R&D capabilities in local subsidiaries, or acquisitions of local companies or companies with local R&D sites.
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- Organizational Concepts: Towards the Integrated R&D Network
Prof. Dr. Roman Boutellier
Dr. Oliver Gassmann
Maximilian von Zedtwitz
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg
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