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  1. 1. Foreign Direct Investments - A shortcut to Development and Economic Growth?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Författare :Vilim Nedic; Nils Nitenius; [2018-07-12]
    Nyckelord :Foreign Direct Investments; Panel data; Economic growth; convergence theory technological spillovers;

    Sammanfattning : Foreign direct investment has grown substantially since the energy crisis during the 1970s, meanwhile countries in the East Asia & Pacific area has experienced growth rates pursuant to established convergence theories. This study examines the effect made by foreign direct investment on economic growth and development through technological spillovers. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Is Investment Leakage for the Swedish FDI-flows Caused by the EU ETS? A study examining the connection between the EU Emission Trading System and Swedish foreign direct investment flows in the iron and steel sector

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Författare :Anna Hedenbergh; Alma Hemberg; [2018-07-06]
    Nyckelord :EU ETS; carbon leakage; difference-in-differences; emission-intensive industries; Foreign Direct Investments FDI ; investment leakage; operational leakage; permits; Pollution Haven Effect; Porter Hypothesis; relocation; Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Sammanfattning : In the recent decades, the subject of a shift of emission from regions with stringent regulation to developing countries has arisen. At the same time, regulated countries such as Sweden has experienced less industrial growth. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Kinesiska direktinvesteringar i Afrika

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Författare :Fredrika Karlsson; Alexander Åkerström; [2018-06-28]
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    Sammanfattning : This study examines how Chinese foreign direct investments (FDI) affect the social development in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Social development is measured as human development index (HDI) and inequality-adjusted human development index (IHDI). The effects of FDI have been investigated in several studies during the years. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The relationship between foreign direct investments and exchange rates - A quantitative analysis of how the exchange rate is affecting the FDI inflows in South Korea and China

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Författare :Viktor Lindström; Erik Sten; [2018-06-26]
    Nyckelord :Foreign direct investments referred to as FDI ; real effective exchange rate; volatility; real interest rate; appreciation; depreciation;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates the effect of exchange rate movements on foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows. According to previous studies, it seems to be a significant correlation between exchange rate movements and the FDI inflows. However, the result differs depending on different factors and motives. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Do property rights matter to FDI? : A cross-sectional study of property rights, institutions and FDI in middle income countries

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Författare :Magdalena Granath; Maren Sluiter; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Foreign Direct Investment; Property Rights; Institutions; Democracy; Corruption;

    Sammanfattning : Property rights are an important subject of economic theory and as a product of institutional qualities an essential determinant of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). The purpose of this study is to examine how middle income countries with, on average, weak property rights can attract investments from abroad, given their (formal) institutions, and if differences in institutional qualities have an effect on FDI inflows. LÄS MER