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Academy of International Business (AIB); Universit?? Bocconi / Bocconi University, Milan, Italy; Politecnico di Milano / Polytechnic University of Milan), Italy

October 29-31, 2015
AIB Special Interest Conference on Value Chains "Breaking up the global value chain: Possibilities and consequences"- Academy of International Business
Milan, Bocconi University, Italy
Topics: - What are the consequences of breaking up the global value chain and which possibilities is this offering? - Under what conditions is it beneficial to keep the different business activities in the same location rather than splitting and decentralize them across companies and countries?? boundaries? What are the organizational challenges? - What are the benefits and costs associated with offshoring? Are there any hidden costs of offshoring? Who is benefitting from offshoring? Is it society at large, customers, employees? What are spill-over effects of offshoring? - What are the macro-economic and institutional conditions explaining the new international fragmentation and geographical dispersion of the value chains? How has the relevance of location factors changed and affected the new era of offshoring and back-shoring phenomena? - What are the challenges for policy makers? What can be done in order to promote the manufacturing activities in advanced countries? [gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
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