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Jayakody, Shashitha, Morelli, David, Nica, Melania and Oberoi, Jaideep Singh (2023) 'Trust and employment protection legislation.' Economics Letters, 234. p. 111441.

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We examine the role of generalized social trust in substituting for employment protection legislation. Using foreign direct investment from the US to a sample of OECD countries, we find that trust diminishes the importance of formal employment regulations in investment attractiveness.

Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: Trust, Informal institutions, Labor laws, Investment
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > School of Finance & Management
ISSN: 01651765
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SWORD Depositor: JISC Publications Router
Date Deposited: 04 Dec 2023 08:33

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