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The Regional Distribution of Foreign Manufacturing Investment in the UK

  • Stephen Hill
  • Max Munday

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Stephen Hill, Max Munday
    Pages 1-14
  3. Stephen Hill, Max Munday
    Pages 15-28
  4. Stephen Hill, Max Munday
    Pages 59-86
  5. Stephen Hill, Max Munday
    Pages 111-129
  6. Stephen Hill, Max Munday
    Pages 131-139
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 141-148

About this book

Introduction

The book considers the determinants of the regional distribution of foreign manufacturing investment in the UK. The core theme of the book is that foreign firms coming to the UK seek in their location decision to minimise their costs of production. This minimisation of production costs is constrained by the need to ensure that they are adjacent to their key markets, whether these be in the UK or wider EC.

Keywords

Distribution economic development foreign direct investment Investment Trends

Authors and affiliations

  • Stephen Hill
    • 1
  • Max Munday
    • 1
  1. 1.Cardiff Business SchoolUK

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