A Comparative Approach between
Romanian and French Societal Cultures

Author: Laura BRANCU

Published in: Vol:9 No.4 / 2008

      This paper examines the similarities and the differences in cultural aspects between France and Romania. Using the Hofstede and the GLOBE framework, the results suggests that between France and Romania are more similarities than differences.

      These findings can be use like a guide for French investors who wants to settle in Romania and to familiarize with Romanian culture. On the other hand, its can be a useful point of departure for future research, oriented to explain why Romania attracts more French FDI than its Central and Eastern European neighbours, despite the fact that they are less high risk-countries and more advanced in the transitional reforms.

Pages: 133 - 147