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Mining automation: threat or opportunity for FDI technology spillovers?

Ghebrihiwet, Nahom

The process of mining automation has accelerated in recent years. As a result, fewer workers are needed at mine-sites, and mining companies need high-technology equipment. This Perspective addresses how resource-rich countries need to adjust traditional local content regulation in order to foster FDI technology spillovers in the future.


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Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
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New York
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 167
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Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
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