Managing in a Global Economy Fall 2021
Advantages and Disadvantages of Joint Ventures
Joint Ventures – Yes or No ?
• We have looked at business alliances • We have looked at the different forms they
• We have looked at short term cooperation agreements
• We have looked at longer term merging of: • Production • Sales
What we need to do !
• We need to look at the longer term agreements:
• Production • Sales • We need to review the positive aspects • We need to review the negative aspects
We need to take into account !
• What are the reasons for the venture: • Join financing capacity of partners • Economies of scale • Acquire production capacity in a new market • Divest a unit no longer considered core • Acquire technological know how
Structure of paper
• Introduction – what are joint ventures ? Discussion – present advantages of joint
• Discussion – present disadvantages of joint
• Conclusion – Principal advantages 2 • Conclusion – Principal disadvantages 2
- Slide 1
- Joint Ventures – Yes or No ?
- What we need to do !
- We need to take into account !
- Structure of paper