Brief

Trade protection backfires on FDI

Authors

  • Holger Görg
  • Christiane Krieger-Boden
Publication Date

The global financial crisis has raised the threat of protectionism. This column argues that the worst offenders will suffer a drop in foreign direct investment inflows.

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Info

JEL Classification
F21, F13

Key Words

  • ausländische Direktinvestitionen
  • foreign direct investment
  • Trade Protection Measures