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How to maximize domestic benefits from foreign investments: the effect of irreversibility and uncertainty

  • Pennings, Enrico

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Volume (Year): 29 (2005)
Issue (Month): 5 (May)
Pages: 873-889

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Handle: RePEc:eee:dyncon:v:29:y:2005:i:5:p:873-889
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