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Studies in Economic Transition

The Technological Role of Inward Foreign Direct Investment in Central East Europe

Authors: Stephan, J.

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Foreign direct investment (FDI) assumed a prominent role in Central East Europe (CEE) early on in the transition process. Foreign investors were assigned the task of restructuring markets, providing capital and knowledge for investment in technologically outdated and financially ailing firms.

About the authors

Johannes Stephan has published in the field of International Business in a number of international journals. He is a
graduate from Freie Universität Berlin and received his PhD from Birmingham University in 1997. He worked at a blue chip research institute in Halle/Germany for 11 years. He is currently at the Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, where he moved to in 2012.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Stephan, Johannes

    Pages 1-34

  • The Database Used in the Empirical Analysis

    Stephan, Johannes

    Pages 35-44

  • Foreign Direct Investment Motives and the Match with Locational Conditions in Central East Europe

    Stephan, Johannes

    Pages 45-67

  • Conditions of Internal Technology Transfer and Spillovers between Foreign Investors and Foreign Affiliates in Central East Europe

    Stephan, Johannes

    Pages 68-90

  • Central and East European Innovation Systems as Knowledge Sources for Foreign Affiliates’ Own Technological Activity in CEE

    Stephan, Johannes

    Pages 91-144

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Technological Role of Inward Foreign Direct Investment in Central East Europe
Authors
Series Title
Studies in Economic Transition
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-33376-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137333766
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-33375-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46235-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 299
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