Transnational corporations, competition and monopoly

Jenkins, Rhys (1989) Transnational corporations, competition and monopoly. Review of Radical Political Economics, 21 (4). pp. 12-32. ISSN 0486-6134

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Argues that much of the literature on the impact of TNCs on the Third World is located at the level of circulation. Making use of the recent critical literature on monopoly and competition, it is argued that surplus profits earned by TNCs in Third World countries are not primarily the result of market power, but derive from their ability to enter markets in which very favorable demand conditions exist and from their productivity advantages with respect to local firms

Item Type: Article
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Global Development (formerly School of International Development)
UEA Research Groups: Faculty of Social Sciences > Research Groups > Globalisation and CSR
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 27 Jan 2014 15:46
Last Modified: 04 Mar 2024 16:51
DOI: 10.1177/048661348902100402

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