Full-text paper (pdf): impact of foreign direct investment on economic growth: empirical evidence from ghana. Advances in management & applied economics, vol3, no1, 2013, 35-45 issn: 1792-7544 (print version), 1792-7552 (online) scienpress ltd impact of foreign direct investment on economic growth of pakistan dr najia saqib 1 , maryam masnoon 2 and nabeel rafique 3 abstract given contrasting. This paper contains an empirical assessment of the growth effects of foreign direct investment (fdi) in european union (eu) countries, when controlling for other growth determinants using data over the period 1980-1996, we obtained estimates of the growth effects of fdi for each country in isolation and by pooling. Foreign direct investment (fdi) has been held to provide developing nations including nigeria with much needed capital for economic growth part of the foreign direct investment is the inflow of up to date technology and management skill this paper investigates the effect of fdi on selected macro. Capacity building project for policy research to implement vietnam's socio- economic development strategy in the period 2001-2010 research report the impacts of foreign direct investment on the economic growth in vietnam research team: nguyen thi tue anh vu xuan nguyet hong. Most of the fdi specialists think that fdi had a positive impact upon the economic growth in the receiving countries they showed that it was a direct relation between the fdi flows (as percent of the gdp) and the growth of gdp per capita not just for the developed countries, but also for most of the developing countries.
Foreign direct investment (fdi) has been an important source of economic growth for ghana, bringing in capital investment, technology and management knowledge needed for economic growth this paper aims to study the relationship between fdi and economic growth in ghana for the period 1980- 2010 using time. Impact of foreign direct investment and trade on economic growth shiva s makki the world bank agapi somwaru economic research service, usda contact author: shiva s makki room mc 2-509, decrs 1818 h street, nw washington, dc 20433 phone: 202 458-8521 fax: 202 522-0087. The paper seeks to analyse foreign direct investment and its impact on economic growth in the central and eastern european countries between 2000 and 2012, with an emphasis on the czech republic, estonia, hungary, latvia, lithuania, poland slovakia and slovenia the methodology applied in the first part involved. The government might focus on required reforms and policy implications to make foreign investment more beneficial keywords: fdi, bangladesh economy, economic growth, developing countries 1 background the impact of foreign direct investment (fdi) on economic growth is a highly debated subject.
This book provides a comprehensive understanding of the relationship between fdi and economic growth with special attention to the countries of central and eastern europe within a new semi-endogenous growth model, the book illustrates the impact of fdi on economic growth for every stage of. In recent years, the effect of foreign direct investment (fdi) on economic growth has been increasing, in developing countries, particularly in africa in their attempt to attract fdi, most african countries such as waemu (west african economy monetary union) countries have liberalized trade and attempted to create an.
This study has analyzed the impact of foreign direct investment (fdi) on economic growth in 14 eastern africa countries by employing 34 years (1980- 2013) panel data, using dynamic gmm estimators after checking for autocorrelation and model specification tests developing countries have been attracting fdi attempting. The impact of foreign direct investment on economic growth in kenya by: njeru benedict nyaga a research project submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the award of the master of science in finance degree, university of nairobi. Really generate economic growth and if a country with higher gdp rate attracts more fdi inflows foreign direct investment (fdi) represents a vehicle for transferring tangible assets, but also intangible assets like technology (for example, innovative product designs and managerial skill) the positive effect of fdi on. School of economics and management department of economics the impacts of fdi on productivity and economic growth: a comparative perspective master thesis, spring 2010 author: cem tintin supervisor: klas fregert.
Foreign direct investment (fdi) and trade are often seen as important catalysts for economic growth in the developing countries fdi is an important vehicle of technology transfer from developed countries to developing countries fdi also stimulates domestic investment and facilitates improvements in human capital and. Abstract this paper investigates the impact of foreign-direct investment (fdi) and financial development on economic growth in malaysia over the period of 1975-2014 according to autoregressive distributed lag bound test approach to co integration analyses, the results found that financial development plays an. The thesis is focused on the issue of foreign direct investments in algeria and their impact on economic growth the aim of the thesis is to test the importance of fdi, imports and domestic investments on economic growth in algeria the political and economical environment in algeria is analyzed and.
The core objective of this study is to evaluate the impact of foreign direct investment (fdi) on the economic development of bangladesh to attain the objective, this paper has conducted statistical analyses of the relationships between fdi and its impact on selected macroeconomic indicators such as. Plays a role in economic growth in general, and in china in particular, relative to the contribution of foreign trade to economic growth the country-specific time series data and cross-country panel data will be analyzed to ascertain the impact of fdi on economic growth the results of this paper suggest that fdi is an. Acta universitatis danubius œconomica, vol 11, no 4 (2015) the impact of foreign direct investment on economic growth: the case of romania maria- ramona sârbu, lenuţa carp (ceka) abstract: in the context of the current trends there is highlighted the interest in the emerging economies to attract foreign capital in.
Abstract the aim of this study is to investigate the impact of foreign direct investment (fdi) on economic growth in china during the period 1994-2003 the theoretical framework shows that fdi has a positive impact on economic growth because it serves as a channel through which new technology is transferred from one. Gudaro, amna muhammad and chhapra, imran umer and sheikh, salman ahmed (2012): impact of foreign direct investment on economic growth: a case study of pakistan published in: journal of management and social sciences , vol 8 (2), no fall 2012 (2012): pp 22-30. Scrutiny, with an eye to the potential impact of fdi on innovation- related performance growth keywords foreign direct investment, economic growth, v4 countries, technology gap 1 introduction views and opinions on the impact of foreign direct invest- ment on economic growth vary some authors maintain that the positive. We test the effect of foreign direct investment (fdi) on economic growth in a cross -country regression framework, utilizing data on fdi flows from industrial countries to 69 developing countries over the last two decades our results suggest that fdi is an important vehicle for the transfer of technology, contributing relatively.