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- Tang, Jitao
- Environmental and resource economics 2015 v.60 no.4 pp. 549-578
- business enterprises; environmental law; environmental policy; foreign direct investment; models; pollution; surveys; United States
- ... Many studies have tested the pollution haven effect (PHE) which predicts that the tightening of local environmental regulations would shift foreign direct investment (FDI) to less regulated jurisdictions. However, most of them ignored the heterogeneity of FDI. This paper studies the PHE on local-market-oriented and export-oriented FDI and tests whether the two types have different responsiveness t ...