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Political culture and foreign direct investment

Ram Mudambi

Political culture and foreign direct investment

the case of Italy

by Ram Mudambi

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Published by University of Reading, Department of Economics in [Reading, England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Investments, Foreign -- Social aspects.,
  • Investments, Foreign -- Social aspects -- Italy.,
  • International business enterprises -- Italy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.22-24)

    Statementby Ram Mudambi and Pietro Navarra.
    SeriesDiscussion papers in international investment and management -- Vol. XIII, no. 285, Discussion papers in international investment and management (Univresity of Reading. Dept. of Economics) -- v. 13, no. 285.
    ContributionsNavarra, Pietro., University of Reading. Dept. of Economics.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 p. ;
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20250390M

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