review of the empirical literature on FDI determinants

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StatementBruce A. Blonigen.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 11299., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 11299.
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A Review of the Empirical Literature on FDI Determinants Bruce A. Blonigen. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in May NBER Program(s):International Trade and Investment This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate Cited by: This paper provides a critical review of this literature with a discussion of future research areas.

The literature is large enough that a comprehensive review is not possible. Instead this paper highlights what the author considers the more important and novel papers in the empirical literature on the determinants of FDI.

This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate location of FDI across the by: A Review of the Empirical Literature on FDI Determinants This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate location of FDI across the world.

highlights what the author considers the more important and novel papers in the empirical literature on the determinants of FDI. The topic of the effects of MNE activity on host and home countries will not be addressed, but could easily be the focus of its own literature survey.

The literature and document review research method is adopted for this research, and the research is refined by including only papers that contained empirical studies on FDI determinants. Research has been carried out using secondary data drawn from a diverse pool of materials, including books, journals and other credible reports from Author: Arben Sahiti, Skender Ahmeti, Hysen Ismajli.

A REVIEW OF THE EMPIRICAL LITERATURE ON DETERMINANTS OF FDI The theoretical literature has identified several determinants of FDI. these determinants include both firm-specific ownership advantages and country-specific locational attributes, which have been discussed in Chapter 2.

The theoretical literature, however. A Review of the Empirical Literature on FDI Determinants. NBER Working Paper No. w 39 Pages Posted: 7 Jun See all articles by Bruce A. Blonigen Bruce A.

Blonigen. An Empirical Assessment of the Proximity-Concentration Tradeoff between Multinational Sales and by: A Review of Empirical Literature on FDI Determinants.

This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate location of FDI across the world.

The literature and document review research method is adopted for this research, and the research is refined by including only papers that contained empirical studies on FDI determinants. Research has been carried out using secondary data drawn from a diverse pool of materials, including books.

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Downloadable (with restrictions). Author(s): Bruce Blonigen. Abstract: This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate location of FDI across the world.

The contribution of the paper is to evaluate what we can say with relative. A Review of the Empirical Literature on FDI Determinants BRUCE A.

BLONIGEN* Abstract This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate location of FDI across the world.

The contribution of the paper is to. Literature Review and the Empirical Evidence of the Determinants of FDI The literature of FDI began around the mid of the last century by for example Hymer (), Kindleberger (), and Caves ().

While Hymer () claimed that multinational enterprises activities do not involve capital mobility, Caves () confirmed that the determinants of FDI comprise relative File Size: KB.

A Review of Literature Regarding the Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) 1 Introduction The following paper reviews the literature on FDI determinants. It is the first of a series of papers for the Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment that examine Northern Ireland’s FDI Size: KB.

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It is well known that the growth of multinational enterprise (MNE) activity in the form of foreign direct investment (FDI) has grown at a faster rate than most other international transactions, particularly trade flows between countries.

In many. CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate location of FDI across the world.

The contribution of the paper is to evaluate what we can say with relative. A Review of the Empirical Literature on FDI Determinants. Bruce Blonigen. NoNBER Working Papers from National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Abstract: This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate location of FDI Cited by: scientific theoretical and empirical articles focusing on the determinants factors of FDI, as well as on the impact of the FDI inflows on the host country’s economy.

The purpose of the present study is to present a literature review of empirical papers regarding the FDI inflows in developing Size: KB. Review of the empirical literature on FDI determinants.

Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Bruce A Blonigen; National Bureau of Economic Research. CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): Abstract: This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate location of FDI across the world.

The contribution of the paper is to evaluate what we can say. A review of the empirical literature on FDI determinants. The present essay involves a literature review of empirical papers focusing on capital movement and in particular in Foreign Direct Investment (F.D.I.) inflows worldwide.

The papers are discussed based on the statistical method applied. In point 2, we have the literature review and other sub titles, point 3, brief discussions, and point 4, the conclusion.

LITERATURE REVIEW. Definition of FDI.

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FDI is viewed as how an investing country exercises de facto or de jure control of at least 10 per cent or more interest in an enterprise’s voting rights (Jhingan, ).

Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment Inflows to Africa, John C. Anyanwu (1) _____ Section IV reviews the recent empirical literature while section V and theoretical framework for, FDI determinants is the “eclectic paradigm” attributed to Dunning (, ).

It provides a framework that groups micro- andFile Size: KB. The remainder of the paper proceeds as follows. The next section reviews previous empirical literature on the determinants of FDI and makes the case that the appropriate model specification for explaining FDI patterns is far from settled.

Section 3 then lays out the BMA methodology we use to assess model uncertainty. Nunnenen () argues that there is a startling gap between, allegedly, globalization-induced changes in international competition for foreign direct investment (FDI) and recent empirical evidence on the relative importance of determinants of FDI in developing countries.

The recognition of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) as a source of funding to foster economic development in both developed and developing countries has been in ascendancy.

The prime purpose of this study is to empirically investigate the determinants of FDI for the “landlocked countries” in Sub-Saharan Africa over the period – By employing panel data Cited by: 9. A Review of the Empirical Literature on FDI Determinants Overview of attention for article published in Atlantic Economic Journal, November Altmetric Badge.

A review of the empirical literature on FDI determinants. [Bruce A Blonigen; National Bureau of Economic Research.] -- "This paper surveys the recent burgeoning literature that empirically examines the foreign direct investment (FDI) decisions of multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the resulting aggregate location.

and empirical literature relating to determinants and effects of FDI. The method of literature search and analyses of the same is captured in the third section. The fourth section discusses the FDI literature on Ghana. Section five concludes the paper with identification of additional research gaps.

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Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/TextCited by: A Var Analysis on The Determinants of FDI Inflows: The Case Of Sri Lanka Privatisation of state owned enterprises (SOE) and the removal of various price controls were instrumental in the rapid expansion of FDI in Sri Lanka in the by: Review of empirical literature.

FDI determinants have long been a subject of study by both theoretical and empirical studies. However, it is crucial to constantly re – evaluate the factors that determine FDI inflows because of the rapid technological process and the financial, political and social evolution and by: 1.