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dc.contributor.authorNunnenkamp, Peteren_US
dc.date.accessioned2009-01-28T14:22:00Z-
dc.date.available2009-01-28T14:22:00Z-
dc.date.issued1998en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/1019-
dc.description.abstractForeign direct investment (FDI) of Germany in Latin America reveals variouspeculiarities that may shape future investment relations. However, two majorconcerns are largely unfounded:- In contrast to widespread fears in Germany, FDI outflows are highly unlikelyto have added to labor market problems.- Host country concerns that the Eastern enlargement of the EU may divertGerman FDI away from Latin America seem to be unjustified.German investors have responded relatively weakly to new investmentopportunities in Latin America. Some of the traditional features of German FDI inthis region, notably the predominant orientation towards large local markets, maywork against closer investment relations in the era of globalization. Muchdepends on whether Latin American host countries succeed in improvinginternational competitiveness in industries in which German FDI is concentrated.-
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisher|aKiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) |cKielen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries|aKiel Working Paper |x861en_US
dc.subject.jelF21-
dc.subject.ddc330-
dc.subject.stwDirektinvestitionen_US
dc.subject.stwMultinationales Unternehmenen_US
dc.subject.stwGlobalisierungen_US
dc.subject.stwDeutschlanden_US
dc.subject.stwLateinamerikaen_US
dc.titleGerman direct investment in Latin America: striking peculiarities, unfounded fears, and neglected issuesen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungen-
dc.identifier.repecRePEc:zbw:ifwkwp:861-
dc.identifier.printppn247284912en_US

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