In order to complete this essay assignment, students are required to watch and analyze âThe Grand Seductionâ (available
on Netflix and/or iTunes) and read the following articles:
â¢ Cantwell, J. & Mudambi, R. (2000). âThe location of MNE R&D activity: The role of investment incentivesâ, Management
International Review, 40(1): 127148.
â¢ Dunning, J.H. (2009). âLocation and the multinational enterprise: A neglected factor?â, Journal of International Business,
â¢ Monaghan, S., Gunnigle, P. & Lavelle, J. (2014). âCourting the Multinational: Subnational institutional capacity and
foreign market insidershipâ, Journal of International Business, 45(2): 131150.
These academic papers and movie, âThe Grand Seductionâ, should enable students to develop a cohesive argument on
the impact of FDI on a location, the importance of a location for FDI and the range of different stakeholders in the process.
Each essay will require an opening paragraph to introduce your approach to the topic and your line of argumentation, four
to five paragraphs in which the key argument is developed and discussed with a final concluding paragraph to summarize
your key findings. Information can also be drawn from the core textbook, media reports and online publications. Correct
citations is expected from all students. Material drawn from Wikipedia will not be accepted.
â¢ Minimum word count 1500 maximum
word count 2000 excluding
references and appendices
â¢ Use font size 12, Times New Roman, 1.5 line spacing.Please do not change the default margin settings.
â¢ Each essay will be submitted through plagiarism software to ensure academic integrity is maintained.
1. JOURNAL ARTICLE: Name. (Year of Publication). Title. Journal Title, Volume Number(Issue), page number
Example: In text: (Cantwell & Mudambi, 2000) Referencing List: Cantwell, J. & Mudambi, R. (2000). âThe location of MNE
R&D activity: The role of investment incentivesâ, Management International Review, 40(1): 127148.
2. BOOK: Name. (Year of Publication). Title (Edition). Publisher location: Publisher
Example: In text: (Hill, 2014) Referencing List: Hill, C.W.L. (2014) International Business: Competing in the Global
Marketplace, 10th Edition, Boston: McGrawHill
3. Movie: Director. (Year of Release). Title. Location: Production Company
Example: International Business 29:620:368:02 Spring 2016 Professor SinÃ©ad Monaghan 5 In text: (McKellar, 2013)
Referencing List: McKellar, D. (2013). The Grand Seduction
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