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The Impact of Bilateral Relations on Chinese Multinational Enterprises' Investment in Latin America

Volume 1, Issue 1, January 2023     |     PP. 1-22      |     PDF (308 K)    |     Pub. Date: October 18, 2023
DOI: 10.54647/ajird3151001    62 Downloads     37497 Views  


Bowen Song, Institute of International Relations, Yunnan University, China
Yuanzhou Wei, Florida International University, United States
Meiyan Gao, Florida International University, United States
Ya He, Capital University of Economics and Business, China
Bolin Huang, University of Southern California, United States
Yuanhao Tian, Florida International University, United States

This research explores Chinese investments in Latin American countries through the lenses of international relations theory and international political economy. It assesses the impact of government relations on Chinese foreign direct investment (FDI) and examines the current state and future prospects of China-Latin America government relations. The study delves into how diverse Chinese companies, including Huawei, Chongqing Lifan Group, and H Company, leverage their strengths and government relations to expand in host countries. The findings highlight that both technology-intensive and demand-responsive Chinese enterprises benefit from friendly government relations, contributing to overall bilateral relationships and tangible advantages for multinational corporations.

International Political Economy, FDI, International Relation, China-Latin America, Bilateral Relation

Cite this paper
Bowen Song, Yuanzhou Wei, Meiyan Gao, Ya He, Bolin Huang, Yuanhao Tian, The Impact of Bilateral Relations on Chinese Multinational Enterprises' Investment in Latin America , American Journal of International Relations and Development. Volume 1, Issue 1, January 2023 | PP. 1-22. 10.54647/ajird3151001


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