2006

Locational Tournaments in the Context of the EU Competitive Environment

A New Institutional Economics Approach to Foreign Direct Investment Policy Competition between Governments in Europe

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ISBN: 978-3-8350-0280-7 (Print) 978-3-8350-9109-2 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXI

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-6

      Context of the Research

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      Pages 7-14

      Objective and Structure of the Study

  3. Theoretical Framework

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-16

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      Pages 15-16

      Introduction

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      Pages 17-43

      Theories of Foreign Direct Investment

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      Pages 44-59

      Locational Competition and Government Intervention

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      Pages 60-88

      The New Institutional Economics Theory

  4. Governance of Foreign Direct Investment Policy Competition in Europe

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 89-90

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      Pages 91-101

      European FDI Competition in Perspective

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      Pages 102-119

      The Institutional Environment for Policy Competition in Europe

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      Pages 120-137

      Governance Models for Investment Promotion in Europe

  5. Harnessing the Power of FDI Competition: An EU Policy Agenda

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 138-138

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      Pages 139-151

      Evaluating the Overall Effectiveness of FDI Competition

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      Pages 152-163

      Reviewing the EU Approach to Regulating FDI Policy Competition

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      Pages 164-186

      Regional Integration and FDI Competition

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      Pages 187-199

      Institutional Issues and Policy Implications

  6. Political Economy Aspects of FDI Policy Competition

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 200-201

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      Pages 202-211

      International Regime Theory and Foreign Direct Investment

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      Pages 212-234

      Institutional Choice and Cooperation in FDI Competition

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      Pages 235-250

      Is the EU Competition Framework a Model for International FDI Regimes?

  7. Conclusions

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      Pages 251-254

      Conclusions

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 255-304