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Des firmes multinationales : un survol de la littérature microéconomique

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This paper surveys the microeconomic literature on multinational enterprises. It analyses the costs and the benefits for the firms of foreign direct investment. Then it studies how the firms invest abroad and the impact of some economic policies on foreign direct investment. Cet article propose une synthèse des travaux microéconomiques portant sur les firmes multinationales. On présente les coûts et les avantages pour les firmes d’investir à l’étranger. On s’intéresse ensuite au choix du mode de développement à l’étranger puis à l’impact sur le comportement des firmes de différentes mesures de politiques économiques.

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  • Jacques, Armel, 2006. "Des firmes multinationales : un survol de la littérature microéconomique," L'Actualité Economique, Société Canadienne de Science Economique, vol. 82(4), pages 643-691, décembre.
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