Essays about: "fdi literature review"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words fdi literature review.

  1. 1. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and the Life Science Industry in the Gothenburg Region

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jasmen Abd-El-Samie; Maria Svensson; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : Life Science; FDI; Medical technology; Biotechnology; Pharmaceuticals; Motives; Gothenburg region; West Sweden;

    Abstract : This study aimed to identify why foreign-owned life science companies decide to locate abroad and also to identify the challenges that the companies experience. The Gothenburg region was chosen to investigate as a practical case. The study was performed through a qualitative study conducted through primary data (interviews) and secondary data. READ MORE

  2. 2. Aging Populations and FDI Outflows - Exploring the effects of increasingly older populations on present and future levels of foreign direct investment

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johannes Fälth; [2021]
    Keywords : Aging population; Demographics; FDI; International capital; Economic growth; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Most of the world’s rich countries are experiencing increasingly high life expectancies and low fertility rates. Fewer people of working age need to somehow support the many elderly, which puts pressure on the economy to reprioritize and change. 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. Challenges Facing the Chilean Copper Industry in the Light of Increased Trade and FDI with China. A possible Future Sino-Chilean Dependency

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Aixien Hua; Lisette Johansson; [2013-07-16]
    Keywords : Chile; China; copper; trade; FDI; FTA; eclectic paradigm; mining industry; tax;

    Abstract : This thesis elaborates on the possible economic challenges that confronting the Chilean copper mining industry as a result of increased bilateral trade and FDI flow with China. It is conducted as a literature review, based on a qualitative and quantitative analysis and a descriptive approach. READ MORE


    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Andres Mella Jimenez De Munana; [2013]
    Keywords : Wages; Foreign Direct Investment; Manufacturing; Political Economy; China; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of the present thesis is to analyze the effects of FDI on wages in the manufacturing sector from 2002-2008 in 33 different countries. The introductory chapter will review existing literature, distinguishing between neoclassical, political economy and sociology approaches. READ MORE