OECD Economic Studies

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OECD Economic Studies is the twice-yearly journal of the OECD Economics Department. It features articles in the area of applied macroeconomics and statistical analysis, generally with an international or cross-country dimension. Articles are derived from work of the Organization’s intergovernmental committees, including areas of work outside the Economics Department’s focus. Now published as a part of the OECD Journal.

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Foreign Affiliates in OECD Economies

Presence, Performance and Contribution to Host Countries' Growth You do not have access to this content

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Author(s):
Chiara Criscuolo
14 June 2006
Pages:
41
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No.:
12,
Volume:
2005,
Issue:
2
Pages:
109–139
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/eco_studies-v2005-art12-en

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In recent decades, foreign direct investment (FDI) has steadily increased so that foreign owned multinational enterprises (MNEs) now play an important role in the economy of many developed and developing economies. Countries compete with each other to attract FDI because they expect affiliates of foreign MNEs to contribute to the welfare of the host economy through multiple channels. But what precisely is the impact of foreign affiliates on the host country economy?
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