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Foreign direct investment and domestic economic activity

Mihir A. Desai

Foreign direct investment and domestic economic activity

by Mihir A. Desai

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Investments, Foreign

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMihir A. Desai, C. Fritz Foley, James R. Hines Jr.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 11717., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 11717.
    ContributionsFoley, C. Fritz., Hines, James R., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28, [13] p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17628346M
    OCLC/WorldCa62371753

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Estimates produced using this instrument for changes in foreign activity indicate that 10% greater foreign capital investment is associated with % greater domestic investment, and that 10% greater foreign employee compensation is associated with % greater domestic employee compensation.

industry-specific shocks might be responsible for the correlation of foreign and domestic investment growth rates; reassuringly, the inclusion of industry-period constants again changes the results very little. If firms export to, and invest in, the same countries, foreign economic growth rates might stimulate domestic economic activity Size: KB.

Abstract. How does rising foreign investment influence domestic economic activity. Firms whose foreign operations grow rapidly exhibit coincident rapid growth of domestic operations, but this pattern alone is inconclusive, as foreign and domestic business activities are jointly by: correlation of foreign and domestic investment growth rates, though the inclusion of industry-period constants again changes the results very little.

If firms export to, and invest in, the same countries, foreign economic growth rates might stimulate domestic economic activity directly. Estimates produced using this instrument for changes in foreign activity indicate that 10% greater foreign capital investment is associated with % greater domestic investment, and that 10%.

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A recent, comprehensive database is used to investigate the link between inward foreign direct investment (FDI) and innovation activity in China. The results of the analysis suggest that private and collectively owned firms with foreign capital participation and those with good access to domestic bank loans innovate more than other firms by: The relationship between foreign direct investment (FDI) and domestic investment is a controversial issue in the economic literature.

One of the main debates is whether FDI crowds in or crowds out domestic investment. On one hand, by creating spillover effects, FDI may lead to new or higher amounts of domestic investment where it would not be File Size: KB. Over the past decade, foreign direct investment (FDI) around the world has nearly tripled, and with this surge have come dramatic shifts in FDI flows.

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Restrictions on Foreign Business Activity in Canada In this Alert, the term “foreign busi-ness activity” includes foreign direct investment, foreign owner-ship, and foreign competition. For-eign direct investment or FDI refers to investment by foreigners in the assets (e.g.

buildings, machinery, and equipment) of domestic by: 2. Foreign Direct Investment International Finance, International Finance Corporation Staff, World Bank Group, Dale R.

Weigel, Société financière internationale, Weigel Dale RNeil F. Gregory, Dileep M. Wagle, International Finance Corporation, Foreign Investment Advisory Service Snippet view - Foreign Direct Investment and Development is a highly suitable textbook for courses in trade, development, and international political economy.

About the Author Theodore H. Moran, nonresident senior fellow, has been associated with the Peterson Institute since Cited by: Determinants of foreign direct investment inflows: The role of economic policy uncertainty the uncertainty in another region/country also has a negative effect on the domestic economic activity.

These findings suggest that, before making FDI investment decision in a particular country, international investors consider the EPU in other Author: Nguyen Phuc Canh, Nguyen Phuc Canh, Nguyen Thanh Binh, Su Dinh Thanh, Christophe Schinckus.

Foreign direct investments in the primary sector, however, tend to have a negative effect on growth, while investment in manufacturing a positive one. Evidence from the service sector is ambiguous. Key words: Foreign Direct Investment, economic growth, primary sector, manufacturing sector, service sector, spillovers.

JEL Classification: F The threshold for a foreign direct investment that establishes a controlling interest, per guidelines established by the Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development, is a minimum 10%. The starting point is a description of recent trends in domestic private investment and foreign direct investment (FDI) in these countries with special focus on Sub-Saharan Africa.

foreign direct investment FDI economic growth JEL codes: F21 F34 O16 O23 R11 abstract It is often asserted with confidence that foreign direct investment (FDI)isbeneficial for economic growthin the host economy.

Empirical evidence has been mixed, and there remain gaps in the literature. The majority of FDI has been directed at developed by: Investment Policy Review of Zambia 1 INTRODUCTION Zambia has many attributes to attract foreign direct investment (FDI).

It is a mining economy with decades of experience in mining-related activities. The quality of its mineral resources is equivalent, if not better, than those found in many successful mining economies.

Foreign Investment. Foreign direct investment (FDI) is defined as investment into business units in another country with an equity stake sufficient to influence the strategy of the foreign business. From: International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Related terms: Economic Growth; Developing Countries.Foreign direct investment (FDI) is a major driver of globalisation.

As investment patterns of multinational enterprises become more and more complex, reliable and internationally comparable, FDI statistics are necessary for sound decision making.

The OECD Benchmark Definition of Foreign Direct Investment sets the world standard for FDI.The purpose of this study is to disentangle the effects of foreign direct investment (FDI) on economic growth. The core of this paper is the empirical analysis for the case of Ireland, one of the leading FDI recipients in the EU.

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