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


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Title: Foreign Direct Investments - A shortcut to Development and Economic Growth?
Other Titles: Foreign Direct Investments - A shortcut to Development and Economic Growth?
Authors: Nedic, Vilim
Nitenius, Nils
Issue Date: 12-Jul-2018
Degree: Student essay
Series/Report no.: 201807:122
Uppsats
Keywords: Foreign Direct Investments
Panel data
Economic growth
convergence theory & technological spillovers
Abstract: 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. Data from eight different countries from Asia are investigated in a panel data analysis, four developed and four less developed in order to conclud... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/57110
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