Author Li Lan
Publisher The University of International Bussiess &Economic Press
Published July 2009
Page material gelatine plate paper
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Literature Review
2.1 The Definition of Corporate Political Action
2.2 The Aims of Corporate Political Actions
2.3 The Functions of Public Affairs/Government Relations in Firms
2.4 The Types of CPAs
2.5 The Factors Influencing the Level of CPAs
2.6 The Effects of Corporate Political Actions
2.7 How Do Finns Take Effective Political Actions?
2.8 Corporate Political Actions in MNEs
2.9 Corporate Political Actions in the EU
Chapter 3 Aims and Approach
3.1 The Research Aims and Questions
3.2 The Approach to the Project
3.3 Choosing the Sample Firms
3.4 The Sample Firms
3.5 The Sources of Data
Chapter 4 The Cases
4.1 Altria Group Inc. --Philip Morris
4.2 Imperial Tobacco Group Plc.
4.3 CigTec Tobacco, LLC
4.4 British American Tobacco Plc.
4.5 Pfizer Inc.
4.6 GlaxoSrnithKline Plc.
4.7 Bradley Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
4.8 Provalis Plc.
4.9 Bechtel Group Inc.
4.10 Balfour Beatty Plc.
4.11 J.S. Vig Construction Co.
4.12 William Birch & Sons Ltd.
4.13 Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
4.14 Tesco Stores Plc.
4.15 D & W Food Centres Inc.
4.16 E.H. Booth&Co. Ltd.
Chapter 5 Corporate Pofitical Tactics
5.1 The Viability and Comprehensiveness of Hillman and Hitt's List of CPTs
5.2 The Direct and Indirect Nature of the CPTs
5.3 The Open and Secretive Nature of CPTs
Chapter 6 Firm Size and Corporate Political Tactics
6.1 Comparison between Individual Companies of Different Sizes
6.2 An Overall Comparison
6.3 Summary and Discussion
Chapter 7 Industrial Regulatory Pressure and Corporate Political Tactics
7.1 Comparison between Individual Companies
7.2 An Overall Comparison
7.3 Summary and Discussion
Chapter 8 Industrial Life-cycle and Corporate Political Tactics
8.1 The Comparison between Individual Companies
8.2 An Overall Comparison between the Two Groups of Companies ...
8.3 Summary and Discussion
Chapter 9 Country and Corporate Political Tactics
9.1 Comparison between Individual Companies
9.2 An Overall Comparison of the CPTs
9.3 Summary and Discussion
Chapter 10 Conclusions
10.1 The Effects of Firm Size on the Combination of CPTs
10.2 The Effects of Industrial Regulatory Pressure on the Combination of CPTs
10.3 The Effects of Industry Maturity on the Combination of CPTs
10.4 The Effects of the National Context on the Combination of CPTs
10.5 Discussion and Further Research
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