The internationalization process model describes how companies
expand into international business gradually usually going from
simple exporting to the ultimate, most committed stage, FDI.
Born-global firms internationalize at or near their founding and are
part of the emergent field of international entrepreneurship.
How firms gain and sustain international competitive advantage.
MNEs have value chains that span geographic locations worldwide.
Foreign direct investment means that firms invest at various locations
to develop production, marketing, or other types of subsidiaries.