Foreign direct investments, exports and economic growth in comesa countries: a heterogeneous panel causality approach by arcade ndoricimpa ba (economics), (university of burundi) a dissertation submitted to the graduate school in partial fulfilment for the award of master. Many studies have attempted to estimate the impact of foreign direct investment ( fdi) on growth around the world, but very few have focused on sub-saharan africa accordingly, this thesis explores the effect of fdi on economic growth in the region, using data from 43 countries over the period 1980-2009. This paper applies panel cointegration technique to establish the long-run equilibrium relationship between foreign direct investment and economic growth the findings strongly suggest that though fdi is growth enhancing in asia, yet the extent of its impact depends on the threshold levels of absorptive capacities. Determinants of foreign direct investment into sub-saharan africa and its impact on economic growth okafor godwin chika a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements of bournemouth university for the degree of doctor of philosophy december, 2014. 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.
The impact of foreign direct investment on economic growth in ghana a thesis submitted to the department of economics in partial fulfilment of the requirement for the award of the degree of masters of science in economics nuworkpor, elikplim. This thesis analyses the effects of fdi on gdp per capita growth rates of selected cee countries in the period 1994 – 2014 the theoretical model of cross-country growth regression forms a basis for an estimation using panel data techniques the study finds a positive, direct impact of fdi inflows on economic growth as. And know-how, and the introduction of new processing methods (rodrik and subramanian, 2008) these serve to modernize the recipient economy and support productivity gains, which in turn are expected to improve growth performance the evidence of this thesis suggests that the flow of fdi in developing countries is.
Bachelor's thesis in economics title: the impact of fdi on economic growth the case of china author: anna ek tutor: professor scott hacker ph d james dzansi date: june 2007 subject terms: china, gross domestic product, economic growth, devel- opment abstract the aim of this study is to investigate the. 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. This thesis aims to investigate and study a variety of dimensions of the relationship between foreign direct investment (fdi), domestic investment (di) and economic growth in the host countries the main purpose of this thesis is to empirically examine the implications of the relationship and complementarity between fdi and.
The objective of this study was to examine the influence of foreign direct investment (fdi) on economic growth in south africa during the period 1994- 2014 time series annual data on gdp growth, fdi, and terms of trade (tot) were sourced from south african reserve bank (sarb) historical macroeconomic statistics. Abstract the objective of this thesis is to analyze the impact of foreign direct investment (fdi) inflows towards africa on economic growth, industrialization, and technological transfer analyses aiming at studying the nexuses fdi- economic growth and fdi- industrialization are based on macroeconomic data.
Foreign direct investment and economic growth: the case of uganda (1970-2007) by semwanga jordan paul reg no 2007/hd06/ 10253u a dissertation submitted to the school of graduate studies in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the award. China's outward foreign direct investment impact on economic growth in developing countries: empirical evidence from ghana - stephen bodybobton antwi - research paper (undergraduate) - economics - case scenarios - publish your bachelor's or master's thesis, dissertation, term paper or essay. Ogunleye oyin the effect of foreign direct investment: case study nigeria master's thesis department of international business may 2014 36 effects and impacts of fdi in economic growth of nigeria28 foreign direct investment (fdi) significant for economic growth in the developing.
Foreign direct investment and economic growth in small island economies: the case of solomon islands a thesis presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of masters of arts in economics at massey university, palmerston north new zealand elizabeth versey. The influence of fdi in china's economic growth and development has been the subject of a lot of debate, especially given the record inflows that the country has been registering in the last decade using a neoclassical growth model with foreign capital, the first chapter of this thesis answers the quantitative question of how. The causal relationship of fdi inflow and gdp growth has pros and cons in several studies a positive relationship between these two variables is conventionally supported by some empirical studies though there are still conflicting view of causality of fdi inflow and economic growth this study explore the. Moreover, a large and growing body of literature has showed that fdi plays major role to economic development of a country therefore, this thesis is going to analyse the relationship between foreign direct investment and economic growth in china nowadays, china is one of the most powerful countries and has a crucial.