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Multinational Enterprises in Latin America since the 1990s

Author: Pablo Toral
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Privatization of state-owned enterprises and liberalization of trade and investment flows were two of the cornerstones of the structural reforms implemented by governments across Latin America in the 1990s. Spanish multinational enterprises were attracted by these reforms into industries such as banking and finance, telecommunications, public utilities, and oil and gas. By the late 1990s, Spain passed the United
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Pablo Toral
ISBN: 9780230100459 0230100457
OCLC Number: 669751269
Description: xxiii, 238 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Theoretical Considerations and Development of the Model --
Banking --
Telecommunications --
Public Utilities --
Oil and Natural Gas.
Responsibility: Pablo Toral.
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This volume provides an original analysis of the role of foreign firms in the structural reforms implemented by the Latin American governments since the 1980s with a focus on the making of the  Read more...

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