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Introduction The size and structure of multinationals Foreign direct investment Explaining multinationals Multinationals in general equilibrium Characterization of equilibrium Case study: hard disk drives Conclusions CHAPTER 15; MULTINATIONALS International Trade & the World Economy; Charles van Marrewijk
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Explanations for trade Classical 2. Opportunity costs 3. Comparative advantage Neo-classical 4. Production structure 5. Factor prices 6. Production volume 7. Factor abundance 1. The world economy New trade 9. Imperfect competition 10. Intra-industry trade Policy 8. Trade policy 11. Strategic trade policy 12. Int. trade organizations 13. Economic integration 17. Applied trade policy modeling Economic geography New interactions 14. Geographical economics 15. Multinationals 16. New goods, growth, and development Industrial organization International business Growth theory Part I Part II Part III Part IV 18. Concluding remarks
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Introduction The size and structure of multinationals Foreign direct investment Explaining multinationals Multinationals in general equilibrium Characterization of equilibrium Case study: hard disk drives Conclusions CHAPTER 15; MULTINATIONALS International Trade & the World Economy; Charles van Marrewijk
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Introduction International Trade & the World Economy; Charles van Marrewijk Objectives / key terms Multinationals Transnationality index Foreign direct investment Mergers and acquisitions Horizontal/vertical mergers Transfer pricing OLI framework Hard disk drives Joseph Schumpeter (1883 - 1950)
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Introduction The size and structure of multinationals Foreign direct investment Explaining multinationals Multinationals in general equilibrium Characterization of equilibrium Case study: hard disk drives Conclusions CHAPTER 15; MULTINATIONALS International Trade & the World Economy; Charles van Marrewijk
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The size and structure of multinationals International Trade & the World Economy; Charles van Marrewijk Table 15.1 Top-20 multinational corporations, ranked by foreign assets, 1997* Corporation Country Industry Assets Sales Employment TN Foreign Total Foreign Total Foreign Total Index 1 General El. USA Electronics 97 304 25 91 111 276 33 2 Ford Motor USA Automotive 73 275 48 154 174 364 35 3 Shell Group NL/UK Petroleum 70 115 69 128 65 105 59 4 Gen. Motors USA Automotive 0 229 51 178 ... 608 29 5 Exxon USA Petroleum 55 96 105 120 ... 80 66 6 Toyota Japan Automotive 42 105 50 89 ... 159 40 7 IBM USA Computers 40 82 49 79 135 269 54 8 Volkswagen Germ. Automotive ... 57 43 65 134 280 57 9 Nestlé Switz. Food 32 38 48 48 220 226 93 10 Daimler Germ. Automotive 31 76 46 69 75 300 44
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International Trade & the World Economy; Charles van Marrewijk a. sales of foreign affiliates
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