Foreign divestment: What stays when multinationals leave?

Sofka, Wolfgang; Torres Preto, Miguel; de Faria, Pedro

When an MNE closes its doors, workers may find themselves in demand or struggling, depending on the nature of their employment and the characteristics of the foreign affiliate itself. The authors recommend a targeted policy approach that focuses on transition assistance for the most vulnerable employees.


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Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 155
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October 2, 2015