Essays about: "foreign direct investments"

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  1. 1. The Euro's Effect on Foreign Direct Investment : An econometric study of the euro’s effect on inward foreign direct investment

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Oskar Bergström Koustas; Lucas Burns; [2019]
    Keywords : Foreign Direct Investment; Direct Investment; Euro; Euro s Effect;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to analyse if the euro has had any significant effect on the inflow of foreign direct investments. Our purpose is answered by developing an econometric model with inflow of foreign direct investments as the dependent variable. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Foreign Direct Investments - A shortcut to Development and Economic Growth?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Vilim Nedic; Nils Nitenius; [2018-07-12]
    Keywords : Foreign Direct Investments; Panel data; Economic growth; convergence theory technological spillovers;

    Abstract : Foreign direct investment has grown substantially since the energy crisis during the 1970s, meanwhile countries in the East Asia & Pacific area has experienced growth rates pursuant to established convergence theories. This study examines the effect made by foreign direct investment on economic growth and development through technological spillovers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is Investment Leakage for the Swedish FDI-flows Caused by the EU ETS? A study examining the connection between the EU Emission Trading System and Swedish foreign direct investment flows in the iron and steel sector

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Anna Hedenbergh; Alma Hemberg; [2018-07-06]
    Keywords : EU ETS; carbon leakage; difference-in-differences; emission-intensive industries; Foreign Direct Investments FDI ; investment leakage; operational leakage; permits; Pollution Haven Effect; Porter Hypothesis; relocation; Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Abstract : In the recent decades, the subject of a shift of emission from regions with stringent regulation to developing countries has arisen. At the same time, regulated countries such as Sweden has experienced less industrial growth. READ MORE