Gary Fontaine is an Emeritus Professor in the School of Communications at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa.

(See my biography page for more information).


Publications:
The “Knowledge Paradox” in Global Management: Local versus Global Assignment Strategies

In seeking to enhance short-term performance multinationals have increasingly shifted assignment policies away from the use of expatriates.

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A Self-Organization Perspective on the Impact of Local verses Global Assignment Strategies and Knowledge Building

Multinationals have decreased use of expatriates, thus altering the diversity of people at local offices and headquarters. The impact on knowledge building is examined in terms of self-organization theories.

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