International Business in a World of Increasing Returns
AbstractThis study examines the factors affecting the propensity of firms to engage in cross border activities in a world of increasing returns. A model connecting outward FDI from the US with a set of firm-specific advantages is estimated on samples of industries dominated by increasing and diminishing return processes.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by ESRC Centre for Business Research in its series ESRC Centre for Business Research - Working Papers with number wp224.
Date of creation: Mar 2002
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MNE advantages; Increasing returns; US FDI Acknowledgements;
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