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Foreign direct investment, economic freedom and growth: new evidence from Latin America

  • Bengoa, Marta
  • Sanchez-Robles, Blanca

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

Volume (Year): 19 (2003)
Issue (Month): 3 (September)
Pages: 529-545

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Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:19:y:2003:i:3:p:529-545
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