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The effect of foreign direct investment on firm growth: the case of Taiwan's manufacturers

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  • Chen, Tain-Jy
  • Ku, Ying-Hua
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Japan and the World Economy.

    Volume (Year): 12 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 2 (May)
    Pages: 153-172

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:japwor:v:12:y:2000:i:2:p:153-172

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    Cited by:
    1. Wan-Hsin LIU & Peter Nunnenkamp, 2009. "Domestic Repercussions of Different Types of FDI: Firm-level Evidence for Taiwanese Manufacturing," Kiel Working Papers 1546, Kiel Institute for the World Economy.
    2. Tsou, Meng-Wen & Liu, Jin-Tan & Hammitt, James K. & Chang, Ching-Fu, 2013. "The impact of foreign direct investment in China on employment adjustments in Taiwan: Evidence from matched employer–employee data," Japan and the World Economy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 25, pages 68-79.
    3. Sun, Ling & Fulginiti, Lilyan E. & Chen, Yo-Chan, 2010. "Taiwanese industry competitiveness when outward FDI is defensive," Journal of Asian Economics, Elsevier, vol. 21(4), pages 365-377, August.

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