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Host governments should not treat state-owned enterprises differently than other foreign investors

Globerman, Steven

Widespread skepticism from host country governments rests on the presumption that SOEs are motivated by non-commercial objectives. Even if true, the discipline of competitive pressures in the marketplace, along with existing regulations, ensures that the costs of inefficient behavior will be borne primarily by the SOE’s owners.

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Academic Units
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Publisher
Columbia University. Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Series
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 138
Published Here
June 25, 2015
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