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The Political Economy of Foreign Direct Investment to Developing Countries

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  • Harish, Nikki
  • Plouffe, Michael

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This handbook chapter provides an introduction to foreign direct investment (FDI) and presents and overview of the political-economy issues relating to FDI in the developing world. The chapter discusses FDI in terms of the OLI framework and firm heterogeneity before surveying domestic governance concerns and closing with a discussion of global FDI governance in the context of the investment treaty regime.

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  • Harish, Nikki & Plouffe, Michael, 2018. "The Political Economy of Foreign Direct Investment to Developing Countries," OSF Preprints chzpq, Center for Open Science.
  • Handle: RePEc:osf:osfxxx:chzpq
    DOI: 10.31219/osf.io/chzpq
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