National Regulation of International Business
Freight Station, Hamburg, Germany∗
International business is normally subject to various kinds of regulatory environment. The present chapter discusses the regulation of international business at the national level. In particular, the objective is to:
- Examine the merits of free trade versus trade protection.
- Explain the forms of trade regulation—trade restrictions and trade liberalisation.
- Examine the rationale behind regulation of FDI from the viewpoints of both the home country and the host country.
- Discuss the modalities of FDI regulation in both, the home country and ...