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Roll Out the Red Carpet and They Will Come: Investment Promotion and FDI Inflows

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  • Torfinn Harding
  • Beata S. Javorcik

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Article provided by Royal Economic Society in its journal The Economic Journal.

Volume (Year): 121 (2011)
Issue (Month): 557 (December)
Pages: 1445-1476

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Handle: RePEc:ecj:econjl:v:121:y:2011:i:557:p:1445-1476
DOI: j.1468-0297.2011.02454.x
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