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Foreign Investment and the Global Geography of Production: Why the Mexican Consumer Electronics Industry Failed

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  • Lowe, Nichola
  • Kenney, Martin
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 27 (1999)
    Issue (Month): 8 (August)
    Pages: 1427-1443

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:27:y:1999:i:8:p:1427-1443

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    1. Kenney, Martin & Florida, Richard, 1994. "Japanese maquiladoras: Production organization and global commodity chains," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 22(1), pages 27-44, January.
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    1. Oetzel, Jennifer & Doh, Jonathan P., 2009. "MNEs and development: a review and reconceptualization," Journal of World Business, Elsevier, vol. 44(2), pages 108-120, April.
    2. Kozo Kiyota & Toshiyuki Matsuura & Shujiro Urata & Yuhong Wei, 2005. "Reconsidering the Backward Vertical Linkage of Foreign Affiliates: Evidence from Japanese Multinationals," Discussion papers 05019, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
    3. Byron Gangnes & Ari Van Assche, 2004. "Modular Production Networks in Electronics: The Nexus between Management and Economics Research," Working Papers 200405, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Economics.
    4. Samstad, James G. & Pipkin, Seth, 2005. "Bringing the firm back in: local decision making and human capital development in Mexico's maquiladora sector," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 33(5), pages 805-822, May.
    5. Kenney, Martin & Breznitz, Dan & Murphree, Michael, 2013. "Coming back home after the sun rises: Returnee entrepreneurs and growth of high tech industries," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 42(2), pages 391-407.
    6. Lucas Van Wunnik, 2008. "¿Es la inversión extranjera directa manufacturera un motor de desarrollo económico? Reflexiones a partir del análisis de dos casos aparentemente diferentes," Revista de Estudios Regionales, Universidades Públicas de Andalucía, vol. 2, pages 211-248.
    7. Byron Ganges & Ari Van Assche, 2010. "Global Production Networks in Electronics and Intra-Asian Trade," Working Papers 2010-04, University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization, University of Hawaii at Manoa.
    8. Belderbos, Rene & Capannelli, Giovanni & Fukao, Kyoji, 2001. "Backward Vertical Linkages of Foreign Manufacturing Affiliates: Evidence from Japanese Multinationals," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 29(1), pages 189-208, January.
    9. Ivarsson, Inge & Alvstam, Claes Goran, 2005. "Technology transfer from TNCs to local suppliers in developing countries: A study of AB Volvo's truck and bus plants in Brazil, China, India, and Mexico," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 33(8), pages 1325-1344, August.

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