Essays about: "Foreign Direct Investment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 300 essays containing the words Foreign Direct Investment.

  1. 1. The Spillover Effects of Intrastate Conflicts on FDI Flows in Countries Neighbouring the Conflict

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Dylan Savosnick; Kasper With; [2023]
    Keywords : Intrastate Conflict; Foreign Direct Investment FDI ; Spillovers;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the spillover effect of intrastate wars on neighbouring nations net FDI inflows by categorising battle deaths into different thresholds and regressing FDI on those thresholds. The research design is based on a two-way fixed effects model with country and time fixed effects. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Impact of Foreign Capital on Institutional Quality: An Empirical Study of Chinese Finances of Loans and Foreign Direct Investments in Africa

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Cecilia Falorni; Sofia Ferenius; [2022]
    Keywords : China-Africa relations; Foreign capital; Foreign direct investment; Institutional quality; Loans;

    Abstract : The African continent has since long had slow economic growth, with large infrastructural gaps compared to the Western World. This has resulted in large inflows of foreign capital to the African economies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Unemployment Disparities in Southern Africa : Empirical Evidence from Southern African Development Community Member States

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Atusaye Zgambo; [2022]
    Keywords : Unemployment rate; Southern Africa; SADC; SACU; panel data;

    Abstract : The unemployment rate is one of the most important indicators of economic growth. Reducing unemployment is crucial to ensuring inclusive growth in a country. This paper analyses the relationship between the unemployment rate and other macroeconomic variables in the Southern African Development Community (SADC). READ MORE

  4. 4. Investment Screening and Scope of Protection of Investment Protection Agreements

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Hüseyin Selçuk Yaylalı; [2022]
    Keywords : Investment Screening; Investment Protection Agreements; Investment Treaties;

    Abstract : Investment screening can be defined as host state’s sovereign judicial and/or administrative authority to monitor the investments, specifically foreign direct investments of the foreign investors. Naturally, host states would use their rights for legislative power especially in sensitive sectors by nature such as defence systems, energy, transportation, natural resources; or sectors that are vulnerable for the host state. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects on the economy of Brazil of a withdrawal of foreign direct investment

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Enrique Höner; Sophie Dick; [2022]
    Keywords : FDI; Brazil; Ricardo; VAR; Toda and Yamamoto; Granger Causality; Quantitative;

    Abstract : Foreign direct investment flows are an important theme in the analysis of global capital flows. The study aims to analyse the effect a withdrawal of FDI has on the economy of Brazil. This is based on the sharp decrease FDI inflows have seen during 2020. READ MORE