Foreign Direct Investment in the World Economy

The role of foreign direct investment (FDI) in international capital flows is examined. Theories of the determinants of FDI are surveyed, and the economic consequences of FDI for both host (recipient) and home (investor) nations are examined in light of empirical studies. Policy issues surrounding p...

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Main Author: Graham, Edward M.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. International Monetary Fund 1995, 1995
Series:IMF Working Papers; Working Paper
Subjects:
Fdi
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Collection: International Monetary Fund - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The role of foreign direct investment (FDI) in international capital flows is examined. Theories of the determinants of FDI are surveyed, and the economic consequences of FDI for both host (recipient) and home (investor) nations are examined in light of empirical studies. Policy issues surrounding possible negotiation of a "multilateral agreement on investment" are discussed
Physical Description:36 p.
ISBN:9781451847901
1451847904