Understanding Global Issues

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Multinational Business: Beyond government control?

The spread of free markets and the globalisation of business have provided fresh impetus to the growth of multinational enterprises. General Motors has sales income higher than the GDP of all but 25 of the world's countries. Increasingly footloose, MNEs are beholden to no single nation. How should they be controlled? How can corporate skills and resources best be used for the good of mankind?

Economy, tax, profit, power, growth, environment, transfer, investment, UNCTAD, WBCSD, WTO

Published: November 1997 ISBN: 0850487013

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