Availability of Business Services and Outward Investment: Evidence from French Firms

This paper considers the link between the local availability of services in a home country and a firm's decision to become a multinational. This is a highly topical issue, given that many industrialized countries are increasingly becoming service economies and firms become increasingly more glo...

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Volume: 24
Main Author: Görg, Holger
Jabbour, Liza
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Wiley Subscription Services, Inc 01.09.2016
published in: Review of international economics Vol. 24; no. 4; pp. 797 - 819
Data of publication: September 2016
ISSN: 0965-7576
1467-9396
EISSN: 1467-9396
Discipline: Business
Bibliography: Görg is also affiliated with the Tuborg Centre for Globalisation and Firms at Aarhus University, Jabbour with the Kiel Institute for the World Economy, and both authors with the Globalisation and Economic Policy Centre (GEP) at the University of Nottingham. We are grateful to Ron Davies, Aoife Hanley, Frances Ruane, Dan Trefler, participants at the Festschrift workshop in Nottingham, the joint Kiel Institute/World Bank workshop on Trade in Services in Washington DC, and seminars at the University of Tübingen, University College Dublin and ESRI Dublin for very helpful comments.
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