Book Multinational firms in the world economy / Giorgio Barba Navaretti and Anthony J. Venables ; with Frank G. Barry ... [et al.].
Associated Name: Venables, Anthony.
Associated Name: Barry, Frank, 1956-
Publication year: c2004.
Call Number HD2755.5 .B16 2004
Media class: Book
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press
Extent: xiii, 325 p. : ill., charts ; 24 cm.
Facts and issues -- The multinational enterprise : an overview of theory and empirical findings -- Horizontal foreign direct investment : product market access -- Vertical foreign direct investment : input costs and factor prices -- Multinationals : the firm and the market -- Determinants of FDI : the evidence -- Host country effects : conceptual framework and the evidence -- FDI and the host economy : a case study of Ireland -- Home country effects of foreign direct investment -- Policy implications and effects -- Conclusions -- Appendix A. Statistical definitions and databases on foreign direct investment and the activities of multinationals.