Host country's governance and the size of foreign investors
AbstractWe find that smaller foreign investors are more sensitive to the quality of host country's governance than larger investors. This may be the case as smaller foreign firms have less bargaining power and are more sensitive to uncertainty and risk.
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Volume (Year): 100 (2008)
Issue (Month): 2 (August)
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- Vahe Lskavyan & Mariana Spatareanu, 2007. "Host Country’s Governance and the Size of Foreign Investors," Working Papers Rutgers University, Newark 2007-004, Department of Economics, Rutgers University, Newark.
- F21 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Investment; Long-Term Capital Movements
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