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In addition to enriching the network theory by specifying the conditions under which business networks affect firm performance, our study contributes to the international strategic alliances literature in answering the questions of when to ally and with whom to ally for managers dealing with international expansions.


Academy of Management Best Conference Paper 2006 IM:V1.

At the time of publication Jing'an Tang was affiliated with Richard Ivey School of Business, The University of Western Ontario.



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