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Why transnational corporations?

Roger Sugden

Why transnational corporations?

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Published by University of Warwick, Dept. of Economics in Coventry .
Written in English


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Statementby Roger Sugden.
SeriesWarwick economic research papers -- no.222
ContributionsUniversity of Warwick. Department of Economics.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14866535M


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A transnational, or multinational, corporation has its headquarters in one country and operates wholly or partially owned subsidiaries in one or more other countries. The subsidiaries report to the central headquarters. The growth in the number and size of transnational corporations since the s has generated controversy because of their.

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