Skip to search
Skip to main content
Title starts with
Author (sorted by title)
Call number (browse)
Princeton University Library Catalog
Multinational firms and impacts on employment, trade, and technology : new perspectives for a new century / edited by Robert E. Lipsey and Jean-Louis Mucchielli.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2002.
1 online resource (289 p.)
Foreign trade and employment
International business enterprises
International division of labor
Effect of technological innovations on
Full employment policies
Lipsey, Robert E.
Mucchielli, Jean Louis
Studies in global competition.
[More in this series]
For decades governments, politicians, and trade unions have feared that firms investing abroad involved a loss of employment and a decline in wages for the home country, the implied assumption being that global production and consumption are somehow fixed. Similarly, research on multinational firms has tended to present them as having a number of alternatives - export, licensing or foreign direct investment - for the exploitation of fixed foreign markets.In reality, the complex relationships between parent companies and their foreign affiliates must be examined very carefully and with the
This book is the first volume of a collection of selected papers from a conference held in la Sorbonne, Paris--Introd.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of contributors; Introduction; Multinational firms, international production and home employment; Foreign production by US firms and parent firm employment; Foreign direct investment and employment: home country experience in Italy; Multinational firms and international trade: FDI and export, FDI and intra-firm trade; Relationships between trade and FDI flows within two panels of US and French industries; Intra-firm trade and foreign direct investment: an empirical analysis of French firms
Foreign investment transactions and international trade linkagesIntra-firm trade and market structure; Multinational firms, linkages and spillovers effects; Linkages, multinationals and industrial development; Local procurement by Japanese manufacturing affiliates abroad; Multinational firms, structure and diffusion of technology and innovation: how globalization is structured; The effectiveness of intellectual property rights: an exploration of French survey data; The innovative activities of multinational firms in Italy
Innovative strategies and know-how flows in international companies: some evidence from Belgian manufacturingForeign direct investment as a technology sourcing strategy: the case of Korean multinationals; Index
Statement on language in description
Princeton University Library aims to describe library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage.
Ask a Question
Suggest a Correction
Report Harmful Language
Multinational firms and impacts on employment, trade and technology : new perspectives for a new century / edited by Robert E. Lipsey and Jean-Louis Mucchielli.
Multinational firms and impacts on employment, trade, and technology [electronic resource] : new perspectives for a new century / edited by Robert E. Lipsey and Jean-Louis Mucchielli.