The Globalization of Multinational Enterprise Activity and Economic Development

  • Neil Hood
  • Stephen Young

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Issues and Theory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. John H. Dunning
      Pages 21-52
  3. The Corporate Perspective

  4. The Country Perspective

  5. The Policy Perspective

  6. Conclusions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 391-391
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 411-411

About this book


This book explores and analyzes the effects of the globalization strategies of multinational enterprises (MNEs) on national and local development and highlights the implications of these effects for policy makers. Containing contributions from leading international business scholars, the text addresses this previously little explored but critically important issue for the future of the world economy.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Neil Hood
    • 1
  • Stephen Young
    • 1
  1. 1.University of StrathclydeGlasgowUK

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