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    • Industrial groupings and foreign direct investment 

      Blonigen, Bruce A. (Bruce Aloysius); Ellis, Christopher J.; Fausten, Dietrich (University of Oregon, Dept of Economics, 2003-03)
      We explore worldwide foreign direct investment location decisions by Japanese manufacturing firms from 1985 through 1991. Our conditional logit estimates provide evidence that firms’ location decisions are affected by ...
    • Networking and Foreign Direct Investment Activity 

      Blonigen, Bruce A. (Bruce Aloysius); Wooster, Rossitza B. (Rossitza Bouneva), 1971- (University of Oregon, Dept. of Economics, 2002-09-01)
      We conduct an empirical investigation into whether networking effects affect foreign direct investment (FDI) activity. Using bibliographical information on CEOs’ birth and education locations, we are able to identify changes ...
    • Revisiting the Evidence on Trade Policy Preferences 

      Blonigen, Bruce A. (Bruce Aloysius) (University of Oregon, Dept of Economics, 2010-11)
      Past literature has found evidence that labor market attributes affect individuals’ trade policy preferences in a manner consistent with theories of international trade. This paper shows that, with the exception of ...
    • Tariff-jumping FDI and Domestic Firms’ Profits 

      Blonigen, Bruce A. (Bruce Aloysius); Tomlin, KaSaundra, 1969-; Wilson, Wesley W. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Economics, 2002-06-01)
      Studies of the welfare implications of trade policy often do not take account of the potential for tariff-jumping FDI to mitigate positive gains to domestic producers. We use event study methodology to examine the market ...
    • Technology, Agglomeration, and Regional Competition for Investment 

      Blonigen, Bruce A. (Bruce Aloysius); Kolpin, Van (University of Oregon, Dept. of Economics, 2001-06-01)
      The active "courting" of firms by municipalities, regions, and even nations has a long-standing history and the competition for firm location through a wide variety of incentives seems to have escalated to new heights in ...
    • Technology, Agglomeration, and Regional Competition for Investment 

      Blonigen, Bruce A. (Bruce Aloysius); Kolpin, Van (University of Oregon, Dept of Economics, 2003-09-01)
      The active "courting" of firms by municipalities, regions, and even nations has a long-standing history and the competition for firm location through a wide variety of incentives seems to have escalated to new heights in ...