Foreign direct investment (FDI) screening: Italy’s golden power and the geopolitics of economic protection

Livadiotti, Luca (A.A. 2020/2021) Foreign direct investment (FDI) screening: Italy’s golden power and the geopolitics of economic protection. Tesi di Laurea in Security studies, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Carlo Magrassi, pp. 154. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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Bibliografia: pp. 132-139.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in International Relations (LM-62)
Outstanding Thesis: Department of Political Science
Chair: Security studies
Thesis Supervisor: Magrassi, Carlo
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Scognamiglio, Giuseppe
Academic Year: 2020/2021
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 18 Feb 2022 13:53
Last Modified: 19 May 2022 10:45


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