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Multinationals and Development

Author: Alan M Rugman; Jonathan P Doh
Publisher: London : Yale University Press, 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This book offers a fresh perspective on the role of multinational enterprises (MNEs) in development. Alan Rugman and Jonathan Doh challenge traditional assumptions about economic development and address the controversies that surround MNEs. For example, how do foreign multinationals affect overall economic growth in emerging economies, and how does this process lead to the subsequent rise of new emerging-economy  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan M Rugman; Jonathan P Doh
ISBN: 030011561X 9780300115611
OCLC Number: 473797066
Description: 242 s
Contents: Introduction to the key issues --
Foreign direct investment and development --
Multinational enterprise strategies and development --
The role of international institutions --
The contributions and impact of civil society --
Institutional governance and development --
Multinational enterprises from emerging economies --
Multinationals and development in Asia --
Yang multinationals --


Offers a perspective on the role of multinational enterprises (MNEs) in development. This book challenges traditional assumptions about economic development and addresses the controversies that  Read more...


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"This thoughtful analysis of, and fresh look at, the contribution that foreign direct investment can make to development is an important contribution to the field. It is also very timely, given the Read more...

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