Foreign Direct Investment and Governments: Catalysts for economic restructuring

Foreign Direct Investment and Governments: Catalysts for economic restructuring

by John Dunning, Rajneesh Narula

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This new paperback edition of Foreign Direct Investment and Governments examines the dynamic relationship between foreign direct investment, governments and economic development. The book includes:
* an investigation of the catalytic role played by the governments and multinationals in determining national advantages
* eleven in-depth national studies of the UK, USA, Japan, New Zealand, India, Mexico, Spain, Sweden, China, Indonesia and Taiwan
* analysis of all aspects of the investment development path
Foreign Direct Investment and Governments is an excellent source book for students of international business.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781134815609
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/02/2003
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 472
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

John Dunning (1942) is an American author of detective fiction. He Is best known for his series of mysteries featuring Denver bookseller Cliff Janeway. Dunning began the series in 1992 with Booked to Die. He has been nominated for multiple awards including the Edgar, Nero, and Anthony Awards. He is also the author of two encyclopedias on Old-Time Radio.

Table of Contents

List of figuresvii
List of tablesix
List of contributorsxii
1The investment development path revisited: some emerging issues1
2The United Kingdom: a par excellence two-way direct investor42
3The United States: some musings on its investment development path78
4Sweden: a latecomer to industrialization101
5Japan: the macro-IDP, meso-IDPs and the technology development path (TDP)142
6New Zealand: the development of a resource-rich economy174
7Spain: a boom from economic integration207
8Mexico: foreign investment as a source of international competitiveness240
9Taiwan: foreign direct investment and the transformation of the economy280
10Indonesia: the critical role of government316
11India: industrialization, liberalization and inward and outward foreign direct investment348
12China: rapid changes in the investment development path380
13The investment development path: some conclusions423

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