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Spatial complexity and interactions in the FDI attractiveness of regions

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  • Laura Casi
  • Laura Resmini

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type="main" xml:lang="es"> En este estudio sostenemos que la capacidad de las regiones para atraer a la IED se ve afectada por el efecto del propio país, que puede manifestarse de dos formas diferentes: la primera se relaciona con el desempeño relativo del país del que forma parte la región (el efecto entre países); la segunda se refiere al desempeño relativo de las regiones dentro de sus propios países (el efecto dentro de cada país). Aquí demostramos por medio de técnicas de econometría espacial que existe el efecto del propio país. Sin embargo, mientras que el efecto dentro de cada país es siempre positivo, el efecto entre países puede ser positivo o negativo. Esto significa que las regiones prósperas en países sin éxito disfrutan, en general, una prima extra de IED, mientras que no sucede lo mismo en las regiones de países con éxito.

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  • Laura Casi & Laura Resmini, 2014. "Spatial complexity and interactions in the FDI attractiveness of regions," Papers in Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 93, pages 51-78, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:presci:v:93:y:2014:i::p:s51-s78
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