Why FDI does not Flow into Western China: an Industrial Perspective
The relative difficulty of attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) to western China is often attributed to geography. However, this explanation becomes less tenable as the gap between FDI stocks in western and eastern China increases. This paper attempts to explain the situation from an industrial perspective by exploring the differences between the two regions. It also analyzes the effects of industrial development, structure, and linking capability. The results reveal that industrial factors are important to the inflow of FDI to western China.
Volume (Year): 1 (2009)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: 1568 Merivale Rd. Suite # 618, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K2G 5Y7|
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:oul:tncr09:v:1:y:2009:i:2:p:38-58. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Denny Liao)The email address of this maintainer does not seem to be valid anymore. Please ask Denny Liao to update the entry or send us the correct email address or (Jen Ma)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.