Essays about: "FDI determinants"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 51 essays containing the words FDI determinants.

  1. 6. Determinants of FDI in Sub-Saharan Africa

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Eric Ingemarsson; Teodor Bjurling; [2019]
    Keywords : Determinants FDI Sub-Saharan Africa;

    Abstract : A closely related factor to economic growth is FDI - Foreign Direct Investment. Foreigninvestment in a country made in order of utilizing specific markets or certaincharacteristics of a region. Sub-Saharan Africa is a region receiving remarkably smallfraction compared to its peer regions considering the sources of natural resources andother riches. READ MORE

  2. 7. Determinants of FDI in Africa: The role of agglomeration in Africa´s performance of attracting FDI

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Safahati Adinda; [2018]
    Keywords : Foreign direct investment; Determinants of FDI; Agglomeration forces; African countries; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Abstract Acknowledging the macro- and microeconomic importance of foreign direct investment (FDI), this paper aims at examining the determinants, in particular how the agglomeration forces determine the inward FDI in Africa. A comprehension of these determinants is important in order to maintain the positive development and improve the performance of attracting FDI in Africa. READ MORE

  3. 8. The impact of globalization on FDI: An empirical analysis of the FDI determinants in China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Federica Custorella; [2017]
    Keywords : FDI determinants; China; globalization; Dunning’s paradigm; empirical analysis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The world under globalization is moving toward a single market, where national economies are becoming more integrated and interconnected. In this context, over the last decades, the perception of FDI positive spillovers has made developed and developing countries competing to attract foreign investors. READ MORE

  4. 9. Ranking risks and opportunities of African cities : - A data-driven model to support MNE’s FDI strategies

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management; KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : Josephine Marby; Ying Chen; [2017]
    Keywords : Africa; FDI Inflows; Determinants; Risk; Investment; OLI paradigm; City Risk;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to build a model that incorporates current data of Africa, both regarding risks and opportunities into a strategic framework that should enable a more informed foreign direct investment decision for multinational enterprises (MNEs). The parameters used in the model were carefully chosen as determinants to foreign direct investment (FDI) based on extensive literature reviews. READ MORE

  5. 10. Home-country determinants of outward FDI: Evidence from BRICS economies and five developed countries

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Wang Haiyan; [2017]
    Keywords : market size; labor cost; exchange rate; inflation; interest rate; political risks; corruption; openness; technology; outward FDI; BRICS;

    Abstract : This paper studies the home-country determinants of outward FDI with a focus on nine empirically recognized host-country determinants of inward FDI, namely market size, labor cost, exchange rate, inflation, interest rate, political risks, corruption, openness, and technology. Based on a panel with 183 observations from BRICS and five developed countries (Australia, Germany, Japan, UK, US), evidence is found that market size, inflation, interest rate, political risks, and openness have significant influence on FDI outflows. READ MORE