Essays about: "Barriers for FDI"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words Barriers for FDI.

  1. 1. The euro effect – the impact of EU bilateral real exchange rates on German net FDI : evidence from Germany and seven EU-countries

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Aenne Ohainski; [2019]
    Keywords : net FDI; real exchange rate; euro; horizontal FDI; vertical FDI; market-oriented firm; cost-oriented firm; euro-effect; Germany; European Union;

    Abstract : In literature it has been stated that in times of low capital barriers policies can impact real exchange rates (RERs) and, it has been shown that RERs influence foreign direct investment (FDI). As inward FDI is a growth stimulating factor for the German economy and as more than a third of inward FDI stems from countries in the European Union (EU), this study investigates the RER-FDI link between Germany and seven EU countries. READ MORE

  2. 2. Entry Mode Strategies of Advanced Market Economies into Emerging Markets of Sub-Saharan Africa: The example of a power generation MNE

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jude Nkeme Ngambong; [2017-09-05]
    Keywords : Internationalization; advanced economies; entry modes; entry barriers; foreign direct investment; Sub-Saharan Africa;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Institutional Barriers for FDI in Rwanda´s Power Sector

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Anders Knutsson; [2017-02-09]
    Keywords : Rwanda; Power sector; Barriers for FDI;

    Abstract : Background Even though only 24.5 percent of the Rwandan households have access to the national power grid, the electricity supply has difficulties to meet the peak demand. Previous research has shown that lack of electricity is a constrainer for economic development and estimations show that Rwanda between year 2013-2025 will need to invest USD 6. READ MORE

  4. 4. Trade Agreements in a Broader Context - Analyzing Drivers of Trade beyond Cuts in Tariffs and Non-Tariff Barriers

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Henrike Steimer; Anja Hage; [2014]
    Keywords : International Trade; Gravity equation; Preferential Trade Agreements; FDI; Migration;

    Abstract : The prevalence of preferential trade agreements (PTAs) continues to grow and to gain greater prominence as the agreements advance in terms of focus and reach, reflecting global changes in international trade and the world economy. Analyses of the impact of PTAs are quite frequent in academic literature, often identifying a positive impact of PTAs on trade flows, which follows economic intuition. READ MORE

  5. 5. Home Country Tariffs and FDI in China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maria Ahrén; [2012]
    Keywords : China FDI; tariffs; imports; trade barriers; FDI determinants; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : To date China has become one of the largest receivers of foreign direct investment (FDI) and this FDI has had an important role in China’s economic growth. It is therefore important to study the determinants of FDI in China. READ MORE