Essays about: "Foreign direct investment"

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  1. 1. Putting Southern Sweden on the Map: A Case Study of Malmö as a Platform for Foreign-Owned Companies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Caroline Lindeskog; [2019]
    Keywords : Case Study; Foreign Direct Investment; FDI; Foreign-Owned Company; Subsidiary; Establishment; Malmö; Skåne; Greater Copenhagen; Sweden; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Malmö is the third largest city in Sweden, located in the southern part of the country. It has become more common that established enterprises, both Swedish and foreign-owned, actively choose to relocate their businesses to Malmö. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effects of foreign direct investment inflows on economic growth in OECD countries

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

    Author : Mohamed Hashi; William Ericsson; [2019]
    Keywords : FDI; OECD; Economic growth; Economic development; FDI inflows;

    Abstract : Foreign direct investment is an important topic in economic research. FDI occurs when a firm invests in a foreign country. The purpose of this thesis is to empirically analyze the effects of FDI on the economic growth of the selected sample of twenty-one OECD countries. READ MORE

  3. 3. The great potential on the Brazilian market : A study of different types of acquisition strategies on the Brazilian market

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper; Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper

    Author : Rebecka Sjöberg; My Sjölander; [2019]
    Keywords : Acquisition; strategy; cross-border; internationalisation; Brazil; financial aspects; horisontal; vertical; conglomerate; industry; information asymmetry;

    Abstract : Background: Emerging economies is more fragile for global actions than developed markets, and they struggle to keep the economic growth consistent. Brazil, as an emerging economy, has one of the higher growth in the world, but the country has had some difficulties during the last years and foreign direct investments have decreased. READ MORE

  4. 4. An analysis of the determinants of Foreign Direct Investments to OECD countries

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi; Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Sara Maengando Angshed; Vendela von Fluck; [2019]
    Keywords : Foreign Direct Investment; Fixed Effect Model; Horizontal FDI; OECD; MNE;

    Abstract : This study examines the determinants of inward foreign direct investment to OECD countries. The focus is on horizontal FDI. The purpose of the research is to contribute to the ongoing research, and adding value. This is done by using a dynamic perspective of time, and controlling for country-specific characteristics. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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