Foreign Direct Investment And Governments

Foreign Direct Investment And Governments

by John Dunning, Rajneesh Narula
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415118204

ISBN-13: 9780415118200

Pub. Date: 07/16/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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

Overview

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:
9780415118200
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/16/2005
Series:
International Business Series
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.19(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

List of figuresvii
List of tablesix
List of contributorsxii
Acknowledgementsxiv
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
Index442

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