Prof Axele Giroud

Professor (International Business)

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Research interests

Keywords: MNEs, Technology Transfer, FDI economic impact on host countries, Inter-firm linkages, Emerging Markets, International Business and Sustainable Development.
My research focuses on the interception between multinational firms' strategies and structure, FDI and sustainable development. Building on the international business literature, I integrate concepts from the international economics and development fields, in order to demonstrate the relationship between international business and sustainable development. I run projects on the strategies and management of multinational firms, inter- and intra-firms technology transfer, business linkages, and business in emerging markets with a focus on Asia. I am well published and recognised as an experts for the topics of 1) Multinational firms' strategies; 2) FDI impact and economic development ; 3) investment and sustainable development; 4) MNE linkages and upgrading of local firms; 5) international business in emerging markets.
Editorial Board Membership of Major International Business Journals
  • International Business Review
  • Asian Business and Management
  • Journal of International Business Policy
  • Journal of Industrial and Business Economics
  • International Journal of Emerging Economies


Research and projects

No current projects are available for public display