David Martinčík, Marta Šlehoferová
Regional competitiveness is one of the current topics dealt with in works of many authors. It was brought into focus after the accession of the Czech Republic to the European Union, namely due to the possibility of drawing money from EU funds for regional development. These finances are used to increase the competitiveness of regions and decrease regional disparities caused by various factors.
Mária Svidroňová, Gabriela Vaceková
The impulse for processing the presented paper was a scientific research of John Hopkins University in altimore (USA) from which the results are studies which compare the inter country non-profit sector, describing
the size and power of diverse indicators. The research was carried out in 1995, twenty-two countries articipated, among them the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Austria.
Xiaosong Zheng, Jorma Larimo
International Joint Ventures (IJVs) have been in a central role of global expansion by several companies . IJVs are formed between two or more firms with different organizational and cultural characteristics. There are several advantages related to the IJV entry mode like the possibility for the local and parent firms to exploit complementary resources, innovative capacities and core competencies