Essays about: "foreign investment"

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  1. 1. Relations of Power and Democratic Accountability in Investor-State Arbitration

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Mohlin; [2020]
    Keywords : International investment law; public international law; international economic law; investor-state arbitration; investor-state dispute settlement; ISDS; investment arbitration; international arbitration; accountability; democratic accountability; Michel Foucault; Foucault; folkrätt; internationell investeringsrätt; internationell ekonomisk rätt;

    Abstract : International investment agreements largely cover today’s transnational investments. These agreements confer certain substantive rights to foreign investors while simultaneously obliging host-states to act in a given manner so as to not interfere with the investments. READ MORE

  2. 2. Factors affecting economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa : A panel data analysis of the factors that affect economic growth and the development of sub-Saharan African countries

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Faith Semmanda; [2020]
    Keywords : Economic growth; population; foreign direct investment; corruption; democracy; life expectancy; education and economic freedom;

    Abstract : Economic growth rate differs largely between different countries. There are many opinions on which factors really affect the rate of growth in different economies and this causes debates. The factors that affect economic growth include political systems, social settings, economic freedom, human capital and institutional organization. READ MORE

  3. 3. Broken promises and violent reactions: A single case study of the grievances of indigenous communities surrounding the Las Bambas conflict

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elle Kari Karlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Mining; Indigenous people; Neo-Gramscian; counter- hegemonic claims; FDI; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In tandem with the rapid expansion of mining in Peru, and the increased dependence on foreign direct investment into the sector, social conflicts have escalated in recent years. Protests and strikes have become common features of the mining sector, deterring investors and insurance companies alike. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effect of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth in African Countries: Investments from China versus Investments from the Western World

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny Särnholm; [2020]
    Keywords : FDI; Economic growth; Africa; China; The Western world; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate if there is a difference in the effect of foreign direct investment (FDI) on economic growth depending on whether the FDI comes from China or the Western world. This study investigates the effect of FDI on economic growth in 44 African countries from 2003 to 2017, based on panel data. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Challenges of a Swedish SME in Entering the Chinese market - A case study on the market entry process of Cibes Lift Group AB to the Chinese market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Malthe Vesström; Syed Nabil Raiyan; [2019-03-19]
    Keywords : SME; internationalization; emerging market; China; barriers; internal; external; challenges;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE