Discusses the efforts of international companies in making investment decisions, with reference to securing the budget of research and development projects. Negative aspects of discounted cash flow methods to research and development; Factors associated with ascertaining the costs allocated to research and development projects; Complications associated with compiling a portfolio for research and development projects

R&D, costs, industrial research, market entry
ERIM Article Series (EAS)
R & D Management
Erasmus Research Institute of Management

Lint, O, & Pennings, H.P.G. (1998). R&D as an Option on Market Introduction. R & D Management, 279–287. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/12087