Transnational Corporations and Uneven Development (RLE International Business), 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1135133034
  • ISBN-13: 9781135133030
  • DDC: 338.888172
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 4 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released February 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Is the transnational coporation (TNC) an engine of growth capable of eliminating international economic inequalities or a major obstacle to development through a massive drain of surplus to advanced countries? This book presents five different perspectives on the role of TNCs.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Tables.
List of Figures.
Series Editors' Preface.
1: Transnational Corporations: Significance and Growth.
2: Theoretical Perspectives on the Transnational Corporation.
3: Transnational Corporations, Competition and Monopoly.
4: Transnational Corporations and Technology.
5: Capital Flows, Accumulation and the Balance of Payments.
6: Transnational Corporations and Labour.
7: Transnational Corporations and Local Capital in the Third World.
8: Transnational Corporations and the State.
9: Conclusion: Future Prospects.