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Host Country Reforms and FDI Inflows: How Much Difference do they Make?

  • Gastanaga, Victor M.
  • Nugent, Jeffrey B.
  • Pashamova, Bistra
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 26 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 7 (July)
    Pages: 1299-1314

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:26:y:1998:i:7:p:1299-1314
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