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Foreign Direct Investment, Trade and Regional Integration in Mercosur

  • Marta Castilho
  • Soledad Zignago
Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)

Abstract

Latin-American countries experienced strong growth in both trade and foreign direct investment (FDI) during the 1990s. The major factors behind this include the recovery of economic growth in the region (mainly because of macroeconomic stabilization) and the multilateral and regional trade liberalization process.

Keywords

Foreign Direct Investment Total Trade Foreign Direct Investment Stock Investor Country Common External Tariff 
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© International Economic Association 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marta Castilho
    • 1
    • 2
  • Soledad Zignago
    • 3
  1. 1.Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF)Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA)Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  3. 3.University of Paris IFrance

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