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Export processing zones as catalysts

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  • Johansson, Helena
  • Nilsson, Lars
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 25 (1997)
    Issue (Month): 12 (December)
    Pages: 2115-2128

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:25:y:1997:i:12:p:2115-2128

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    1. Sargent, John & Matthews, Linda, 2001. "Combining Export Processing Zones and Regional Free Trade Agreements: Lessons From the Mexican Experience," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 29(10), pages 1739-1752, October.
    2. Blomström, Magnus & Kokko, Ari, 2003. "The Economics of Foreign Direct Investment Incentives," CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers 3775, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    3. Cling, Jean-Pierre & Razafindrakoto, Mireille & Roubaud, Francois, 2005. "Export processing zones in Madagascar: a success story under threat?," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 33(5), pages 785-803, May.
    4. Zheng, Jianghuai & Gao, Yanyan & Hu, Xiaowen, 2008. "企业“扎堆”、技术升级与经济绩效 ——对中国开发区产业集聚的性质及其变迁的实证分析
      [Firm Concentration, Technology Promotion and Economic Performance: An Empirical Study on the Nature and Dynamics of Industrial Clusters in China’s Develop
      ," MPRA Paper 8917, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    5. Sargent, John & Matthews, Linda, 2004. "What Happens When Relative Costs Increase in Export Processing Zones? Technology, Regional Production Networks, and Mexico's Maquiladoras," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 32(12), pages 2015-2030, December.
    6. Kalim Shah & Jorge Rivera, 2008. "Export processing zones and corporate environmental performance in emerging economies: The case of the oil, gas, and chemical sectors of Trinidad and Tobago," Policy Sciences, Springer, Springer, vol. 41(2), pages 181-182, June.
    7. Jayanthakumaran, Kankesu, 2002. "An Overview of Export Processing Zones: Selected Asian Countries," Economics Working Papers, School of Economics, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia wp02-03, School of Economics, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia.
    8. Aradhna Aggarwal, 2007. "Impact of Special Economic Zones on Employment, Poverty and Human Development," Working Papers id:1111, eSocialSciences.
    9. Zheng, Jianghuai & Gao, Yanyan, 2009. "The nature of economic development zones in China:an empirical study based on data from the Yangtze River Delta," MPRA Paper 33141, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    10. Nathaniel Landingin & David Wadley, 2005. "Export processing zones and growth triangle development: the case of the BIMP-EAGA, Southeast Asia," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 17(1), pages 67-96.
    11. Klein, Michael & Aaron, Carl & Hadjimichael, Bita, 2001. "Foreign direct investment and poverty reduction," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2613, The World Bank.

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