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Japanese manufacturing investment in the Republic of Ireland

Breathnach, Proinnsias (1989) Japanese manufacturing investment in the Republic of Ireland. Area, 21 (1). pp. 27-33. ISSN 0004-0894

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The Republic of Ireland has attracted a disproportionate share of Japanese manufacturing investment in Europe. The evolution of this investment is outlined and some characteristics of Japanese plants in Ireland are considered. Finally, some factors likely to hinder the future flow of Japanese investment to Ireland are assessed.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Postprint version of original published article. The original article is available at
Keywords: Republic of Ireland; Japan; manufacturing; investment; Europe; Inward investment;
Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Geography
Item ID: 3094
Depositing User: Proinnsias Breathnach
Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2012 16:44
Journal or Publication Title: Area
Publisher: Wiley Blackwell
Refereed: Yes

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