West Africa

Transnational companies in Liberia : the role of transnational companies in the economic development of Liberia

Upphovsperson: Carlsson, Jerker
Utgivare: Nordiska Afrikainstitutet | Uppsala : Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
År: 1977
Ämnesord: Liberia, West Africa, Economic conditions, Economic development, Transnational corporations, Foreign enterprises, Foreign investment, Development strategy, Development planning, Business and economics, Ekonomi
The aim of this study is to analyze the relationship between the direct-investing foreign companies and the Government of Liberia (GOL). The report emphasis is put on three aspects. Firstly, the direct income-generating effects of the companies. Secondly, The GOL's policy towards these companies and their part in a development strategy. Thirdly, the distribution of purchase of goods and services.