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Transnational corporations and world order : readings in international political economy / edited by George Modelski.

San Francisco : W.H. Freeman, [1979] .
ISBN 0716710269, 0716710250, 9780716710264

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Other Authors Modelski, George.
Subjects Entreprises multinationales.
International business enterprises.
Internationale economische ontwikkeling.
Inversiones extranjeras -- Discursos, ensayos, conferencias.
Investissements étrangers.
Investments, Foreign.
Multinationales Unternehmen.
Politische Ökonomie.
Description viii, 438 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Part I. Description -- Multinational corporations in world development / United Nations -- The tortuous evolution of the multinational corporation / Howard V. Perlmutter -- International content and performance among the world's largest corporations / George Modelski -- The politics of transnational economic relations / Robert Gilpin -- Part II. Theories -- The monopolistic theory of direct foreign investment / Charles Kindleberger -- The product cycle model / Raymond Vernon -- Concentration in international oil / John M. Blair -- An outline of a theory of the dominant economy / Francois Perroux -- A structural theory of Imperialism / Johan Galtung Part III. Effects -- The survival of the fittest / Frank Tannenbaum -- Conditions under which investments are most frequently involved in political friction / Eugene Staley -- Multinationalization and the countries of Eastern Europe / Patrick Gutman and Francis Arkwright -- Big business and "dependencia" / Osvaldo Sunkel -- The International Telephone and Telegraph Company and Chile, 1970-1971 / United States Senate -- Poverty is the product / Ronald Müller -- Part IV. Regulation -- The multinational firm and international regulation / Robert O. Keohane and Van Doorn Ooms -- Declaration on international investment and multinational enterprises and guidelines for multinational enterprises / Organization for Economic Co-operation and development -- The control of multinational enterprises / Francisco Orrego Vicuña -- Report of the group of eminent persons to study the impact of multinational corporations on development and on international relations ; Resolution establishing the Commission on Transnational Corporations and Charter of the Economic Rights and Duties of States / United Nations -- Underdevelopment and efforts to control multinational corporations / Franklin B. Weinstein -- Part V. Futures -- Three models of the future / Robert Gilpin -- The future of international business / Norman Macrae -- The multinational corporation and the law of uneven development / Stephen Hymer -- Toward an alternative strategy of auto-centered development / Samir Amin -- Labor and the multinationals / Robert W. Cox.
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