Outward Foreign Direct Investment as Escape Response to Home Country Institutional Constraints
Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 38, No. 4, pp. 579-594, 2007
42 Pages Posted: 6 Sep 2008 Last revised: 12 Apr 2018
Date Written: 2007
This paper presents a model of institutional change; links the speed and other characteristics of institutional change to the construct of "strategic coordination" from the varieties of capitalism literature; and proposes a linkage to outward foreign direct investment (OFDI) in advanced industrialized economies.
Keywords: outward foreign direct investment, institutional change, varieties of capitalism, comparative business systems, FDI
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