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The Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment in the United States, 1979-85

In: Trade Policies for International Competitiveness

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  • Edward John Ray, 1989. "The Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment in the United States, 1979-85," NBER Chapters, in: Trade Policies for International Competitiveness, pages 53-84, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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