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Europe, Africa, Middle East
Global Direct Investment
Foreign Relations and Assignments
Other Issues for Management
Transnational Business Impact
||Diplomacy, Foreign Policy
||Corporate Facility Design
|India and South Asia
||Mexico and NAFTA
& Intellectual Property
Migration, and Rural Economic Development.
|Southeast Asia Pacific
||Investment in the USA and Canada
||Foreign Direct Investment
||Central & South America
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This guide to corporate expansion planning shares the
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for location choices by corporate executives.
Prof. Em. Marcel De Meirleir - Biographic profile of the author
Marcel was the founder of Plant
Location International in Brussels, and has assisted many leading
corporations with their expansion plans around the world.
Exporting America : Why Corporate Greed is Shipping American
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