REUTERS/Chris Keane - A finished BMW X4 is driven off the production line at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

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Cultivate Clusters as a Tool for an Effective FDI Strategy

August 7, 2014, Devashree Saha and Kenan Fikri

Despite growing concerns about the ability of the United States to continue attracting high-quality foreign direct investment (FDI), it remains the largest recipient of FDI in the world. Our latest report noted that, while the United States cannot afford to rest on its laurels, a few megatrends—the shale gas revolution lowering energy prices, rising wages and slowing growth in emerging markets and U.S. advantages in advanced manufacturing processes—bode well for long-term U.S. competitiveness.  

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