Gupta, A.K., and D.E. Westney, eds. 2003. Smart Globalization: Designing Global Strategies, Creating Global Networks. Hoboken, N.J.: Jossey-Bass. Available online at http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0787965324/qid=1133984042/sr=1-2/ref=sr_1_2/002-9456996-1835242?s=books&v=glance&n=283155.
A compendium of recent global business strategy articles.
Lynn, L., and H. Salzman. 2005. The “New” Globalization of Engineering: How the Offshoring of Advanced Engineering Affects Competitiveness and Development. Paper presented at the 21st European Group for Organizational Studies Colloquium. June. Available online at http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/411226_new_globalization.pdf.
Discussion of engineering offshoring in the context of business innovation and corporate strategy literature.
Markusen, J. 2005. Modeling the Offshoring of White-Collar Services: From Comparative Advantage to the New Theories of Trade and FDI. NBER Working Paper 11827. Cambridge, Mass.: NBER. Available online at http://nber15.nber.org/papers/w11827.pdf.
Draws on a number of modeling approaches to analyze offshoring.
Mataloni, R.J. Jr. 2005. U.S. Multinational Companies: Operations in 2003. Survey of Current Business. Available online at http://www.bea.gov/bea/ARTICLES/2005/07July/0705_MNCs.pdf.
Mitra, D., and P. Ranjan. 2005. Y2K and Offshoring: The Role of External Economies and Firm Heterogeneity. NBER Working Paper 11718. Cambridge, Mass.: NBER. Uses economic modeling to explain how Y2K served as a catalyst for IT offshoring. Available online at http://nber15.nber.org/papers/w11718.pdf.
OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development). 2005. OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scorecard 2005: Towards a Knowledge-Based Economy. Paris: OECD. Available online at http://hermia.sourceoecd.org/vl=2279336/cl=27/nw=1/rpsv/scoreboard/.
Special focus on globalization of R&D.
Parker, G.G., and E.G. Anderson Jr. 2002. From Buyer to Integrator: The Transformation of the Supply-Chain Manager in the Vertically Disintegrating Firm. Production and Operations Management 11(1): 75–91. Available online at http://ggparker.net/papers/SCIntegratorPOMpages.pdf.