National political infrastructure and foreign direct investment = Infrastructure politique nationale et investissement étranger direct by Steven Globerman

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  • Investments, Foreign -- Econometric models.,
  • Social policy.,
  • Economic policy.,
  • Investissements étrangers -- Modèles économétriques.,
  • Politique sociale.,
  • Politique économique.

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Statementby Steven Globerman and Daniel Shapiro.
SeriesWorking paper -- no. 37, Working paper (Canada. Industry Canada) -- no. 37.
ContributionsShapiro, Daniel M., 1947-, Canada. Industry Canada., Industry Canada Research Publications Program., Canada. Industrie Canada., Programme des publications de recherche d"Industrie Canada.
The Physical Object
Pagination60, 68 p. ;
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22135810M
ISBN 100662664892

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