Natural geography, firm location and the corporation tax debate
journal contributionposted on 07.12.2016 by Julia Darby, Ben Ferrett, Ian Wooton
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In this article we describe our ongoing research to investigate the impact of geography on firms' location decisions. This work allows us to comment on a key current policy debate, by assessing whether independent control over corporation tax offers an effective lever for a nation (e.g. Scotland) to offset aspects of geographic disadvantage when competing against other nations within Europe to attract foreign direct inward investment.
- Business and Economics