The Resource Policy competition for foreign direct investment : a study of competition among governments to attract FDI, by Charles Oman

Policy competition for foreign direct investment : a study of competition among governments to attract FDI, by Charles Oman

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Policy competition for foreign direct investment : a study of competition among governments to attract FDI
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Policy competition for foreign direct investment
Title remainder
a study of competition among governments to attract FDI
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by Charles Oman
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  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Competition for foreign direct investment has been neglected as a subject of research. Yet many claim that such competition is having deleterious effects, such as lowering governments' standards of protection of the environment and workers' rights. This book looks at the evidence and assesses the impact of competition among governments to attract FDI. It finds little evidence directly to support fears of a ""global race to the bottom"" in labour and environmental standards. The widespread use of investment incentives, however, in OECD and developing countries alike, tends to be bad for governm
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Oman, Charles
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330
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English
LC call number
HG4538
LC item number
.O436 2000
Literary form
non fiction
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Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development : Development Centre
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Development Centre Studies
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  • Investments, Foreign
  • Investments, Foreign
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Policy competition for foreign direct investment : a study of competition among governments to attract FDI, by Charles Oman
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online resource
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Contents
  • Acknowledgements; CONTENTS; Preface; Executive Summary; Chapter 1 The Phenomenon, The Debate; Two Interpretations; Positive-sum Game Hypothesis; Negative-sum Game Hypothesis; Incentives-based and Rules-based Competition; Chapter 2 Incentives-based Competition; The UNCTAD Report; Incentives-based Competition in Developing Countries; Brazil; Argentina; Malaysia; Singapore; China; India; Incentives-based Competition in OECD Countries: an Overview; United States; Western Europe; Canada; Summing Up the Evidence; Chapter 3 Rules-based Competition; Environmental Standards
  • Labour Standards and Export-processing ZonesMore Effective Rules-based Policies to Attract FDI; Regional Integration Agreements; Privatisation and the Need for Competition Policy; Accountability and Rules-based Governance; Chapter 4 Conclusions; Is the Competition Intensifying?; The Effects of Policy Competition; Effects on Investment Decisions; Effects on Policy Making; Economic Effects; Positive-sum Game or Negative-sum Game?; Policy Implications; Summing Up; Bibliography
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unknown
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1 online resource (133 p.)
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online
Isbn
9786610030712
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computer
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c
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remote
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  • (EBL)533272
  • (OCoLC)700683219
  • (SSID)ssj0000306291
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11226537
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000306291
  • (PQKBWorkID)10298494
  • (PQKB)10547764
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC533272
  • (EXLCZ)99111093034091294
Label
Policy competition for foreign direct investment : a study of competition among governments to attract FDI, by Charles Oman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; CONTENTS; Preface; Executive Summary; Chapter 1 The Phenomenon, The Debate; Two Interpretations; Positive-sum Game Hypothesis; Negative-sum Game Hypothesis; Incentives-based and Rules-based Competition; Chapter 2 Incentives-based Competition; The UNCTAD Report; Incentives-based Competition in Developing Countries; Brazil; Argentina; Malaysia; Singapore; China; India; Incentives-based Competition in OECD Countries: an Overview; United States; Western Europe; Canada; Summing Up the Evidence; Chapter 3 Rules-based Competition; Environmental Standards
  • Labour Standards and Export-processing ZonesMore Effective Rules-based Policies to Attract FDI; Regional Integration Agreements; Privatisation and the Need for Competition Policy; Accountability and Rules-based Governance; Chapter 4 Conclusions; Is the Competition Intensifying?; The Effects of Policy Competition; Effects on Investment Decisions; Effects on Policy Making; Economic Effects; Positive-sum Game or Negative-sum Game?; Policy Implications; Summing Up; Bibliography
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (133 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610030712
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)533272
  • (OCoLC)700683219
  • (SSID)ssj0000306291
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11226537
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000306291
  • (PQKBWorkID)10298494
  • (PQKB)10547764
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC533272
  • (EXLCZ)99111093034091294

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