A Comparison of the Financial Characteristics of U.S., E.U., and Japanese Manufacturing Firms
- FOREIGN OWNERSHIP: Study Offers Japanese A New Agenda. Levy, Matthew D.; Teramura, Soji // Management Review;Jan93, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p52
Investigates the factors that influence the performance of foreign companies operating in the United States. Common problems of foreign companies in the U.S.; Corporate practices of foreign firms; Key areas of operations. INSETS: BRIEFCASE;WORKBOOK.
- Championing US business interests. Ruwart, Sharon E. // China Business Review;Jul/Aug90, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p48
Interviews John Kamm, president of the American Chamber of Commerce on his agenda for improving conditions in Hong Kong for American companies located there. Background on his career in Hong Kong; Potential impact of the renewal of the most favored nation (MFN) status of China on the territory.
- Cross-border deals. // World Trade;May97, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p83
Focuses on some business deals of American and foreign companies. Purchase of Washington-based Paccar of trucks from DAF Trucks NV of Netherlands; TransCanada Pipelines' purchase of gas compressor equipment from Dresser-Rand; Purchase of a stake by Kansas City Power and Light in Central...
- Manufacturing survey shows concern over costs. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);8/05/96, Vol. 43 Issue 32, p33
Reports on a survey showing the concern of manufacturing firms to the rise in medical insurance and taxes. Politicization of the issues; Productivity improvements; Investments in information technology.
- Don't lose track of retirement plan participants. DeMarco, Peter // Crain's Cleveland Business;01/10/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p15
Focuses on the performance of the business enterprises in the United States in December 1999. Performance decline of the manufacturing economy of northeast Ohio; Improvement of employment levels.
- INGREDIENTS. // Global Cosmetic Industry;Oct2010, Vol. 178 Issue 10, p41
The article presents listings of the companies in the U.S. which offer ingredient products such as abrasives, absorption bases and activators.
- New product targets computer theft losses. // Business Insurance;06/22/98, Vol. 32 Issue 25, p24
Looks at a number of products and services being offered by business enterprises in the United States. Creation of the Computer Information and Data Security Insurance (CIDSI) product by Information Risk Group L.L.C.; What the product offers; Type of losses the CIDSI responds to; Introduction...
- Briefly... // Plastics News;9/1/1997, Vol. 9 Issue 27, p10
Presents information on products launched by several business enterprises in the United States. Business enterprises include Structron Corporation, Wiremold Company, Koller-Craft Plastic Products and Bemis Manufacturing Company; Description and features of these products.
- Characteristics of foreign-owned U.S. manufacturing establishments. Howenstine, Ned G.; Zeile, William J. // Survey of Current Business;Jan94, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p34
Examines the characteristics of foreign owned manufacturing companies on the basis of data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis and the Bureau of the Census. Average plant size; Capital intensity; Hourly wages paid; Labor productivity; Comparison with American companies. INSET: Establishment...