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The choice of transport technology in the presence of exports and FDI

José Pedro Ponte () and Armando Garcia Pires ()
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José Pedro Ponte: Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão, Technical University of Lisbon, Rua Miguel Lupi 20, 1249-078 Lisboa, Portugal

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No 32, GEE Papers from Gabinete de Estratégia e Estudos, Ministério da Economia

Abstract: In a set-up with intermediate production, we analyze how a shipper's choice of transport technology, traditional versus modern, interacts with the mode of foreign expansion by an service firm, export versus foreign direct investment (FDI).

Keywords: Transport Technology; Foreign Direct Investment; Trade; Service Sector; Firm Location (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: F23 L12 R30 R40 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 30 pages
Date: 2010-12, Revised 2011-01
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