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Public policy

Geoffrey Jones

in Multinationals and Global Capitalism

Published in print December 2004 | ISBN: 9780199272099
Published online April 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191602184 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199272093.003.0008
 Public policy

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The relationship between firms and governments has been central to the history of multinationals. Tensions exist in this relationship due to the fact that the borders of multinationals are different from that of nation states. This chapter examines the historical evidence on the relationship between multinationals and governments.

Keywords: multinationals; governments; borders; public policy

Chapter.  13957 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Economic History

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