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|Title:||What Do Malaysian Firms Seek in Vietnam?||Authors:||Lim, Guanie||Keywords:||Economic globalization
Foreign direct investment
|Issue Date:||2017||Source:||Lim, G. (2017). What Do Malaysian Firms Seek in Vietnam? Journal of Asia - Pacific Business, 18(2), 131-150.||Series/Report no.:||Journal of Asia - Pacific Business||Abstract:||The article investigates the motives undergirding the investment of Malaysian firms in Vietnam. It argues that a sizeable portion of Malaysian firms are market seekers exploiting Vietnam’s large, young, and growing domestic market, and natural resource seekers. The article also argues that some of the firms are strategic asset seekers as they collaborate with politically well-connected Vietnamese firms to further their long-term commercial interests. Only a small percentage of Malaysian firms identify themselves as efficiency seekers, which highlights the low organizational and technical abilities of Malaysia’s manufacturing sector.||Description:||25 p.||URI:||https://hdl.handle.net/10356/83113
|ISSN:||1059-9231||DOI:||10.1080/10599231.2017.1309619||Rights:||© 2017 Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. This is the author created version of a work that has been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by Journal of Asia - Pacific Business, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. It incorporates referee’s comments but changes resulting from the publishing process, such as copyediting, structural formatting, may not be reflected in this document. The published version is available at: [https://doi.org/10.1080/10599231.2017.1309619].||Fulltext Permission:||open||Fulltext Availability:||With Fulltext|
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