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The performance of foreign-owned firms in Canada

A. E. Safarian

The performance of foreign-owned firms in Canada

by A. E. Safarian

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Published by Canadian-American Committee in [Montreal] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Corporations, Foreign -- Canada,
    • Corporations, American -- Canada

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 112-113.

      Statementby A. E. Safarian.
      SeriesCAC, 29
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2809 .S33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 123 p.
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5450918M
      LC Control Number73152946

      Foreign investors may directly acquire Canadian book firms under limited circumstances. Also, since , Canada treats the publication of any new magazine title by foreign-owned firms as a new investment subject to review. Under current policy guidelines, approval for . Its analysis found examples in which foreign-owned firms have profited, at times at the ex- pense of U.S. firms and stakeholders. However numerous cases also confirm that foreign firms have contributed both material support, technology, and intel- lectual resources to research universities and federal laboratories.

      Pizza Hut licenses its brand name to foreign firms as long as they agree to run their restaurants on exactly the same lines as Pizza Hut's restaurants elsewhere in the world. In return, the foreign firms have to pay Pizza Hut a percentage of their profits. During the same period, the sales of foreign-owned firms nearly doubled from trillion yen to trillion yen. Some 62 foreign-owned firms exited and 73 foreign-owned firms newly entered in this period. 18 Some 61 domestically-owned firms in had become foreign-owned by We regard these firms as having been acquired by foreign by:

      Figure 1. Foreign Direct Investment in the United States and U.S. Direct Investment Abroad - Annual Flows, (in billions of U.S. dollars) 3 The position is the net book value of foreign direct investors' equity in, and outstanding loans to, their affiliates in the United States. By using various data on Japanese firms in manufacturing industries from the late s through the early s, the first part of this book presents a series of empirical analyses that examines effects of market structure on export pricing, linkages of domestic and foreign market structures on trade performance, and patterns of oligopolistic Cited by: 5.


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Get this from a library. The performance of foreign-owned firms in Canada. [A E Safarian; Canadian-American Committee.] -- With The performance of foreign-owned firms in Canada book publication, the Canadian-American Committee returns to examining the operations of foreign owned - principally U.S.

owned - subsidiaries in. Get this from a library. The performance of foreign-owned firms in Canada. [A E Safarian]. The Impact of Foreign Ownership on Firm Performance, Evidence from an Emerging Market: Turkey Article (PDF Available) January with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'. An institution-based view suggests that the success and failure of firms are enabled and constrained by institutions, meaning the human and natural resources available in the firms' home countries.

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foreign-owned firms and American-owned firms, and that the performance of foreign multinationals differ by country of origin. This suggests that foreign-owned firms may have different reasons for investing in the U.S. and that foreign multi-nationals present investment opportunities to the U.S.

investors distinct from American firms. This article summarizes and discusses key empirical findings on these issues, with a focus on four types of international activity (exports, imports, offshoring, and inward foreign direct investment that leads to foreign-owned firms) and four labor-related dimensions of firm performance (employment, productivity, wages, and survival).Cited by: 1.

The first hypothesis we examine, based on evidence from developed-market FDI flows to emerging markets, is whether foreign ownership is associated with improvements in firm-profitability or plant-productivity (Caves, ; Aitken and Harrison, ; Perez-Gonzales, ; Arnold and Javorcik, ; Petkova, ).Footnote 2, Footnote 3, Footnote 4 In the case of recent emerging market Cited by: domestically owned firms that can adopt new technology introduced by foreign investors.2 These “spillover” benefits from inward FDI are augmented by competitive benefits.

Specifi-cally, the entry of foreign-owned firms often 1 This is a well-accepted definition of FDI as pro-vided in International Monetary Fund ().

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On one hand, it is claimed that large firms could be more efficient in production because they could use more specialized inputs, better coordinate their resources, etc.

On the other hand, it is emphasized that small firms could be more efficient because they have flexible, non. H. Rockoff, in Handbook of Key Global Financial Markets, Institutions, and Infrastructure, There was a strong feeling that mistakes in the area of international economic relations during and after World War I had worsened the depression and promoted the rise of Fascism, and there was a determination not to repeat those mistakes.

One example was the decision made in by the. Abstract. Empirical studies continuously reveal differences in the performance of foreign-owned firms (FOFs) and domestically-owned firms (DOFs) across countries, industries, over time and also at Cited by: Outside Canada, similar concerns have been raised in light of the global investments of sovereign wealth funds and state owned enterprises in strategic industries such as natural resources or infrastructure.

In contrast to the public debate, the academic literature generally finds that foreign-owned firms have better performance than. Professor Shapiro's new empirical study of the performance of foreign-owned versus domestic firms in Canada is a welcome addition to the literature of international business in general and of Canadian industrial organization in particular.

The book is in the tradition of work by Safarian, Rosenbluth. The funds from the new equity, which sold at 40 % over book value, contributed nearly one-third of the total capital necessary to undertake expansion in and Toronto - The Canadian fund industry's hottest new product trend will make it easier for foreign-owned firms to compete in Canada, a senior fund executive told the annual conference of the.

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Doms, J. Bradford Jensen. Chapter in NBER book Geography and Ownership as Bases for Economic Accounting (), Robert E. Baldwin, Robert E. Lipsey and J. David Richardson, editors (p. - ).The Benefits of Foreign Business Activity in Canada November Main Conclusions • Canadians would benefit from greater foreign business activity in Canada through lower prices, higher wages, greater choice, and better quality goods and by: 2.