Foreign direct investment and technology spillovers in Mexico: 20 years of NAFTA

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Armas, Enrique; Rodríguez, José Carlos;
  • Publisher: Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios
  • Journal: issn: 0718-2724
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4067/S0718-27242017000300004
  • Subject: Technology (General) | technology spillovers | Mexico | agreement | North America Free Trade Agreement | T | North America free trade | technology transfer | Technology | T1-995 | Foreign direct investment | trade liberalisation

This article analyses the development of technology capabilities in the manufacturing sector of Mexico during the last two decades. It has been argued that the inclusion of Mexico in the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in 1994 would be enough to catch up with... View more
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