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How can academic-policy collaboration be more effective? A stewardship approach to engaged scholarship in the case of SME internationalization Downloads
Margaret Fletcher, Pavlos Dimitratos and Stephen Young
Making the most of FDI for development: “new” industrial policy and FDI deepening for industrial upgrading Downloads
Stephen R. Buzdugan and Heinz Tüselmann
Implications of rising trade tensions for FDI projects Downloads
Emily Blanchard, Amelia U. Santos-Paulino, Claudia Trentini and Emanuel Milet
The global governance of FDI and the non-market strategies of TNCs: explaining the “backlash” against bilateral investment treaties Downloads
Stephen R. Buzdugan
Special economic zones: methodological issues and definition Downloads
François Bost
The relationship between perceived corruption and FDI: a longitudinal study in the context of Egypt Downloads
Eman Moustafa
Post-pandemic reconfiguration from global to domestic and regional value chains: the role of industrial policies Downloads
Stefano Elia, Luciano Fratocchi, Paolo Barbieri, Albachiara Boffelli and Matteo Kalchschmidt
Home-country export regulations, credit markets, and corruption: implications for different types of internationalization Downloads
David B. Audretsch, Maksim Belitski, Farzana Chowdhury and Sameeksha Desai
Globalization of innovation: the moderating role of project-level investment strategy and country type in location choice for R&D-related FDI Downloads
Eliane Choquette, Stine Jessen Haakonsson, Peter D. Ørberg Jensen and Søren Feodor Nielsen
Forecasting global FDI: a panel data approach Downloads
Nina Vujanovic, Bruno Casella and Richard Bolwijn
Cultural spillovers from multinational to domestic firms: evidence on female employment in Costa Rica Downloads
Ricardo Monge-González, Luis Rivera and Nanno Mulder
Rapid FDI of emerging market firms: foreign participation and leapfrogging in the establishment chain Downloads
Yuanyuan Li and John Cantwell
An evaluation of the effects of the European Commission's proposals for the Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base Downloads
Alex Cobham, Petr Janský, Chris Jones and Yama Temouri
When near is far and far is near: physical and constructed dimensions of geography and their implications for inward FDI performance Downloads
Lilac Nachum, Grigorios Livanis and Hyokyoung Grace Hong
The role of multinational and trading enterprises in employment and the gender pay gap: evidence from Finland Downloads
Henri Luomarant, Fernando Cantu, Steve MacFeely and Anu Peltola
The success and failure of Russian SEZs: some policy lessons Downloads
Alexey Kuznetsov and Olga Kuznetsova
The role of regulation and MNEs in ensuring equal opportunities for women Downloads
Renata Vargas Amaral and Lillyana Daza Jaller
Can multinational firms promote gender equality? The role of labour mobility Downloads
C. Austin Davis and Jennifer Poole
Foreign investment and female employment in Viet Nam Downloads
Anh Pham, Jennifer Poole and Amelia U. Santos-Paulino
Women empowerment, supply chain linkages and FDI: evidence from Bangladesh Downloads
Ana M. Fernandes and Hiau Looi Kee
Foreign direct investment and gender inequality: evidence from South Africa Downloads
Victor Stolzenburg, Marianne Matthee, Caro Janse van Rensburg and Carli Bezuidenhout
Insider’s advantage: when foreign firms do not capture opportunity in the local labour market Downloads
Alessandra L. González
The impact of foreign direct investment on gender inequality in India Downloads
Shruti Sharma
Assessing the impact of foreign ownership on firm performance by size: evidence from firms in developed and developing countries Downloads
Karol Fernández Delgado
Introduction to the Transnational Corporations special issue on multinational enterprises and gender equality Downloads
Jennifer Poole, Amelia U. Santos-Paulino and James X. Zhan
Assessing the impact of foreign ownership on firm performance by size: evidence from firms in developed and developing countries Downloads
S. Selsah Pasal and Arslan Chaudhary
Structural transformation through free trade zones: the case of Shanghai Downloads
Guangwen Meng and Douglas Zhihua Zeng
Promoting African digital multinationals for a more inclusive post-pandemic future Downloads
Kevin I. N. Ibeh
Digital transformation of global value chains and sustainable post-pandemic recovery Downloads
Xiaolan Fu
Meta-trends in global value chains and development: interacting impacts with COVID-19 in Africa Downloads
Pádraig Carmod
The rising tensions between efficiency and resilience in global value chains in the post-COVID-19 world Downloads
Ismail Gölgeci, Harun Emre Yildiz and Ulf Andersson
Implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for human rights and modern slavery vulnerabilities in global value chains Downloads
Hinrich Vos
Introduction to the focused section: COVID-19 and international production Downloads
Peter Enderwick and Peter Buckley
Introduction to the focused section: COVID-19 and international production Downloads
James X. Zhan, Richard Bolwijn, Amelia U. Santos-Paulino and Heinz Tüselmann
The intersection of public procurement law and policy, and international investment law Downloads
Dominic Npoanlari Dagbanja
Employment and state incentives in transition economies: are subsidies for FDI ineffective? The case of Serbia Downloads
Uros Delevic
The relationship between MNE tax haven use and FDI into developing economies characterized by capital flight Downloads
Ali Ahmed, Chris Jones and Yama Temouri
Are special economic zones in emerging countries a catalyst for the growth of surrounding areas? Downloads
Susanne Frick and Andrés Rodríguez-Pose
The blurring of corporate investor nationality and complex ownership structures Downloads
Eleonora Alabrese and Bruno Casella
Why do western SMEs internationalize through springboarding? Evidence from French manufacturing SMEs Downloads
Noémie Dominguez
Substituting expats with locals: TNCs and the indigenization policies of Saudi Arabia Downloads
Abdullah Alanezi, Tamer K. Darwish, Satwinder Singh and Anne Miroux
How TNC subsidiaries shine in world cities: policy implications of autonomy and network connections Downloads
Frank McDonald, Jens Gammelgaard, Heinz Tüselmann and Christoph Dörrenbächer
Neighbours with different innovation patterns: the implications of industrial and FDI policy for the openness of local knowledge production Downloads
Eunkyung Park and Ahreum Lee
Covid-19 and investment – an UNCTAD research round-up of the international pandemic’s effect on FDI flows and policy Downloads
James X. Zhan
Improving the analysis of global value chains: the UNCTAD-Eora Database Downloads
Bruno Casella, Richard Bolwijn, Daniel Moran and Keiichiro Kanemoto
Investment in agriculture and gender equality in developing countries Downloads
Axèle Giroud and Jacqueline Salguero Huaman
From special economic zones to greater special economic region – Hong Kong Special Administrative Region as a model for legal infrastructure design Downloads
Sc Teresa Cheng
MNEs, human rights and the SDGs – the moderating role of business and human rights governance Downloads
Stefan Zagelmeyer and Rudolf Sinkovics
Change and continuity in special economic zones: a reassessment and lessons from China Downloads
Xiangming Chen
Innovation by MNEs in emerging markets Downloads
Looking through conduit FDI in search of ultimate investors – a probabilistic approach Downloads
Bruno Casella
Factors contributing to the strength of national patent protection and enforcement after TRIPS Downloads
Nikolaos Papageorgiadis, Chengang Wang and Georgios Magkonis
Home-country measures to support outward foreign direct investment: variation and consequences Downloads
Florian Becker-Ritterspach, Maria L. Allen, Knut Lange and Matthew M. C. Allen
Global value chains and the fragmentation of trade policy coalitions Downloads
Ari Van Assche and Byron Gangnes
Diverse paths of upgrading in high-tech manufacturing: Costa Rica in the electronics and medical devices global value chains Downloads
Gary Gereffi, Stacey Frederick and Penny Bamber
Establishing the baseline: estimating the fiscal contribution of multinational enterprises Downloads
Richard Bolwijn,, Bruno Casella and Davide Rigo
The Mauritius Convention on Transparency and the Multilateral Tax Instrument: models for the modification of treaties? Downloads
Nathalie Bravo
Act of creation: the OECD/G20 test of “Value Creation” as a basis for taxing rights and its relevance to developing countries Downloads
Michael Lennard
International tax, regulatory arbitrage and the growth of transnational corporations Downloads
Sol Picciotto
SEZs and economic transformation:towards a developmental approach Downloads
Aradhna Aggarwal
A half-century of resistance to corporate disclosure Downloads
Alex Cobham, Petr Janský and Markus Meinzer
An FDI-driven approach to measuring the scale and economic impact of BEPS Downloads
Richard Bolwijn, Bruno Casella and Davide Rigo
Estimating the fiscal effects of base erosion and profit shifting: data availability and analytical issues Downloads
David Bradbury,, Tibor Hanappi and Anne Moore
Sharing the corporate tax base: equitable taxing of multinationals and the choice of formulary apportionment Downloads
Tommaso Faccio and Valpy Fitzgerald
Does tax drive the headquarters locations of the world’s biggest companies? Downloads
Kimberly Clausing
Transfer pricing and state aid: the unintended consequences of advance pricing agreements Downloads
Lorraine Eden and William Byrnes
Introduction to the Special Issue Trade, investment and taxation: policy linkages Downloads
Jeffrey Owens and James X. Zhan
FDI in the digital economy: a shift to asset-light international footprints Downloads
Bruno Casella and Lorenzo Formenti
How subsidiaries influence innovation in the MNE value chain Downloads
Edward Gilmore, Ulf Andersson and Noushan Memar
Why do African multinationals invest outside their home region? Should they? Downloads
Kevin I.N. Ibeh
Using special economic zones to facilitate development: policy implications Downloads
Rajneesh Narula and James X. Zhan
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