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Table 3 Means, standard deviations (SD), and bivariate correlations of variables (n = 104)

From: Dealing with headquarters in the multinational corporation: a subsidiary perspective on organizing costs

  Mean (SD) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
1 Bargaining costs 3.46 (1.27) 1            
2 Information costs 3.15 (1.34) .398** 1           
3 Distance 1.99 (.89) .220* .054 1          
4 Social coordination mechanism 4.95 (1.42) .170 − .117 .018 1         
5 Common rules 5.57 (1.24) − .094 − .328** .018 .386** 1        
6 Communication systems 6.02 (.86) − .066 − .302** .067 .450** .684** 1       
7 Centralization 4.88 (1.02) − .114 − .185 − .227* .022 .013 − .101 1      
8 Relationship atmosphere 3.89 (1.74) − .280** − .343** .082 .136 .184 .234* − .029 1     
9 Number of employees 200.20 (421.50) − .209* − .128 − .343** .020 .021 .112 .216* .028 1    
10 Local experience 28.5 (43.1) − .049 .039 − .420** .018 .046 .060 .148 − .011 .499** 1   
11 Establishment mode 2.49 (.86) .010 .011 − .287** .059 .223* .049 .103 − .095 .180 .248* 1  
12 Firm dummy .90 (.30) − .025 .000 − .262** − .097 .202** .098 .061 .093 .133 .146 .187 1
  1. *Significant at the .05 level (2-tailed)
  2. **Significant at the .01 level (2-tailed)