From globalisation to internationalisation to americanisation: the example of 'Little Americas' in the hotel sector

D.P. Nickson, C. Warhurst

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Examines how the underlying characteristics of international business are changing as we move into early part of the twenty-first century. The three points of focus are internationalisation of small and medium-sized enterprises and the growing occurrence of "born" internationalisers, the impact of culture, structure and technology on managing the multinational corporation and the implementation of international strategy through the roles and activities of foreign subsidiaries. This chapter focuses on the hotel sector.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMultinationals in a New Era - International Strategy and Management
Number of pages18
Publication statusPublished - 2001

Publication series

NameAcademy of International Business Series


  • hotels
  • internationalisation
  • americanisation
  • work
  • international business

Cite this