Local productivity spillovers from foreign direct investment in the U.K. electronics industry

The paper examines whether productivity spillovers from foreign direct investment are geographically limited. Using plant-level data from the U.K. electronics sector, it finds robust evidence of both intra-industry and inter-industry spillovers from regional FDI. By contrast, it fails to establish a...

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Volume: 37
Main Author: Girma, Sourafel
Wakelin, Katharine
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 2007
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Elsevier
published in: Regional science and urban economics Vol. 37; no. 3; pp. 399 - 412
ORCID: 0000-0001-5815-1619
Data of publication: 2007
ISSN: 0166-0462
1879-2308
EISSN: 1879-2308
Discipline: Economics
Sociology & Social History
Series: Regional Science and Urban Economics
Subjects:
R58
F23
C14
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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