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Title Foreign direct investment : research issues / edited by Bijit Bora
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 354 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in international business and the world economy ; 22
Routledge studies in international business and the world economy ; 22
Contents Introduction / Bijit Bora -- PART I. Theory and measurement of FDI -- International business research: steady-states, dynamics and globalisation / Stephen Nicholas, Elizabeth Maitland -- FDI: strategic issues / Ron Edwards -- International distribution of multinational production / Bijit Bora -- Method for improved international and intertemporal comparisons of US MNCs' overseas gross product in manufacturing / Raymond J. Mataloni, Jr.-- Research issues in Japanese FDI / Roger Farrell -- PART II. Structural issues related to the impact on FDI -- FDI and trade / James R. Markusen -- Cross-border investment and effects on competition in the telecommunications sector / Edward M. Graham -- Outsourcing jobs and enterprise-level bargaining: 'Cheshire cat' unions revisited? / Noel Gaston -- FDI and the structure of home country production / Ari Kokko -- Host-country impact of FDI in East Asia / Prema-Chandra Athukorala, Hal Hill -- IPRs and FDI / Keith E. Maskus -- FDI and the environment: the link between FDI and the environment / Bijit Bora -- PART III. Analytical and policy issues -- Modelling FDI in a computable general equilibrium framework / Susan F. Stone, Patrick A. Jomini -- Measuring and modelling barriers to FDI / Alexis Hardin, Leanne Holmes -- Impact of tax policy and incentives on FDI / Jacques Morisset, Nedia Pirnia -- Options for collecting globalisation statistics: Australia / Mark Lound, Geoff Robertson -- Multilateral investment rules / David Robertson -- FDI and development: research issues in the emerging context / Sanjaya Lall
Summary Pulling together contributions from an array of international experts, this study combines theoretical with empirical work on issues such as compatable general equilibrium modelling, trade, intellectual property, environment and labour
Notes Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Investments, Foreign.
Form Electronic book
Author Bora, Bijit.
LC no. 2002028451
ISBN 0203469690
1134557248 (electronic bk.)
9781134557240 (electronic bk.)