Is there a trade-off among countries in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI)? And, in particular, has the opening up of Central and Eastern Europe diverted FDI that otherwise would have gone to developing countries? To answer these questions, FIAS cproblems of over-capacity in triad countries, starting with those of the European Union. ... To the extent that this new productive capacity can make use of the latest technology in countries where unit costs are lower, multinational ... Nissan executives say that the increased technological sophistication of many of their parts has made the United States a ... ability of firms to take full advantage of opportunities offered by the new frontier, if they are in industries plagued by over- production.
|Title||:||Strategies of Multinationals and Competition for Foreign Direct Investment|
|Author||:||Charles Albert Michalet|
|Publisher||:||World Bank Publications - 1997-01-01|