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Foreign Ownership of Canadian Industry by A. E. Safarian
  

Foreign Ownership of Canadian Industry

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Foreign Ownership of Canadian Industry by A. E. Safarian

Foreign ownership is an ongoing national policy issue for Canadians, and a matter of utmost concern in the public mind. Recently, the issue has been hotly debated in sectors as diverse as telecommunications, mining, technology, retail, steel, and aerospace. Foreign Ownership of Canadian Industry, A.E. Safarian's classic investigation into the behaviour of branch-plant firms in Canada, has proven an enduring and important analysis of this national policy problem and is now back in print. This third edition of Foreign Ownership of Canadian Industry features a new preface contextualizing Safarian's influential work against contemporary economic issues and policies. As the question of foreign takeovers becomes increasingly critical not only in Canada but in other countries as well, Safarian emphasizes the continuity of concerns over who owns a country's industries.

About the Author

A.E. Safarian is a professor emeritus in the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st August 2011

Author

A. E. Safarian

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Publisher

University of Toronto Press

Format

Paperback
390 pages

Categories

International business
Political economy
Central government policies

ISBN

9781442612228

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