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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2001)

Document title

Globalisation, regions and the state : exploring the limitations of economic modernisation through inward investment

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

PHELPS N.A. ; TEWDWR-JONES M. ;

Abstract

By relying on foreign direct investment as panaceas to economic problems, local and regional-level institutions within the UK have sought to reduce or eliminate uncertainties associated with local governance. There are three case-study FDI examples. These projects provide good examples of the prestige attached to large FDI projects by regional and local agencies. The paper examines how particular state forms and practices operate to privilege certain types of interests and activities

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Urban studies / ISSN 0042-0980

Editor : Longman Group, Harlow - ROYAUME-UNI (1964)

Millesime : 2001, vol. 38, no8 [pp. 1253-1272]

Bibliographic references : 60 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

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