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Author
Kozuń-Cieślak Grażyna (Wyższa Szkoła Ekonomii, Prawa i Nauk Medycznych im. prof. Edwarda Lipińskiego w Kielcach)
Title
Emerging Market Economies as FDI Host Countries during the Financial and Economic Crisis
Source
Zeszyty Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego. Finanse, Rynki Finansowe, Ubezpieczenia, 2009, nr 16, s. 291-305, rys., tab., bibliogr. 9 poz.
Keyword
Inwestycje zagraniczne, Kryzys finansowy, Kryzys gospodarczy
Foreign investment, Financial crisis, Economic crisis
Note
summ.
Abstract
Foreign direct investments are an important factor of the economic development - it is the most advanced form of foreign capital inflow because, besides money, it supplies the know-how. The year 2008 marked the end of a growth cycle in international investment that started in 2004. Due to the impact of the on-going worldwide financial and economic crisis, FDI flows could decline by more than 20% in 2008. A further decrease in FDI flows can be expected in 2009. The purpose of this research is to reply the following questions:
- which developing countries are recognized as emerging market economies and what does their economic situation look like,
- which of them have been leaders in terms of FDI attraction,
- which emerging markets have the best chance to gain foreign capital interest during the crisis. (original abstract)
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Bibliography
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ISSN
1640-6818
1733-2842
Language
eng
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