volume 66, issue 1, P52-69 1993
DOI: 10.4157/grj1984b.66.52
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Abstract: The purposes of this paper are to clarify the roles and characteristics of sogo shosha investment and to explore the locations of their economic activities in Canada. Japanese direct foreign investment (DFI) in Canada has been relatively moderate in size while still significant in its impact. Since mature Japanese manufacturers, financial institutions and real estate companies made large investments during the 1980's, the proportion of sogo shosha investment in the total Japanese investment in Canada declined …

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