Compare and contrast internalization theory and the Knickerbocker theory of FDI. Which theory offers the best explanation of FDI and why? Explain your answer with a well-constructed and cogent response.
At least four references
(1) “F. T. Knickerbocker, who looked at the relationship between FDI and rivalry in oligopolistic industries argued that the same kind of imitative behaviour characterized FDI,” (Hill, 2015, pg. 232).
Hill, C. (2017). International Business: Competing in the Global Marketplace (10th ed.). New
York, New York: McGraw Hill.