ERIC Number: EJ1057714
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-May
Abstractor: As Provided
Internationalization as Mergers and Acquisitions: Senior International Officers' Entrepreneurial Strategies and Activities in Public Universities
Deschamps, Eric; Lee, Jenny J.
Journal of Studies in International Education, v19 n2 p122-139 May 2015
This study investigated the various emerging forms of internationalization and how senior international affairs officers describe their motivations and rationales for implementing these activities. Based on interviews with senior international officers at 30 international offices in U.S. public universities, this study identified and classified increased entrepreneurial activities in the forms of acquisitions and mergers.
Descriptors: State Universities, Entrepreneurship, Interviews, Administrator Attitudes, International Education, Classification, Global Approach, Income, Foreign Students, Student Recruitment, Educational Administration, Economic Factors, Partnerships in Education, Strategic Planning, Higher Education, Marketing, Criticism, Institutional Characteristics
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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