Foreign direct investment in a changing political environment
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Foreign direct investment in a changing political environment Finnish investment decisions in South Korea by Kristiina Korhonen

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Published by Helsinki School of Economics in [Helsinki] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Investments, Foreign -- Political aspects,
  • Investments, Finnish -- Korea (South),
  • Risk management -- Political aspects -- Korea (South),
  • Political stability -- Korea (South)

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKristiina Korhonen.
SeriesActa Universitatis oeconomicae Helsingiensis. A -- 265
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG5780.5.A3 K66 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination287 p. :
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23143630M
ISBN 109517919735, 9517919743
LC Control Number2006370441

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