Basics of Multinational Corporations

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International Trade

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Basics of Multinational Corporations

Multinational corporations are a significant force in foreign trade. In fact, 3/4 of US exports are run through foreign affiliates of multinationals. This video covers basic economics of multinationals, horizontal and vertical foreign direct investment (FDI), benefits of multinationals to developing countries, and how trade costs affect whether a company exports a good from the home country or produces abroad.

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