Essays about: "thesis on FDI"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 106 essays containing the words thesis on FDI.

  1. 1. Export-led growth? : The case of Brazil

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Florian Schmidt; [2020]
    Keywords : export-led growth hypothesis ELGH ; economic growth; neoclassical theory of production; VECM; Granger Causality; Brazil;

    Abstract : With an ever-increasing globalising world, trade is of most importance for developing countries to not fall behind and be outcompeted. Export-led growth theory states that one of the key determinants for economic growth is exports. This thesis aims to analyse the causal effects of exports on economic growth in the case of Brazil. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Effects of FDI on Emerging Markets : An exploratory study of nineteen emerging markets and the real effects of inward FDI

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Johannes Karlsson; Marcus Pettersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Foreign Direct Investment; International Business; Emerging Markets; Effects; Positive; Negative;

    Abstract : The world is globalizing and so are the businesses within. Today a more integrated global economy increases the usage of foreign direct investments to a larger extent than ever before. 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 effect of corruption on growth and investments: Exploring the direct and indirect effects of corruption on growth via three different investment channels in low income countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nora Aobadia Sandström; Rebecca Lägerud; [2019]
    Keywords : Corruption; Economics growth; Transmission channels; Investment; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates both the direct effect and indirect effect of corruption on growth via three different investment transmission channels. According to growth theory, different types of investment are commonly considered as important contributors to economic growth. READ MORE