Foreign direct investment and economic growth:Empirical study in the BRIC countries

Ling, Foo Sien (2013) Foreign direct investment and economic growth:Empirical study in the BRIC countries. Masters thesis, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, (UNIMAS).

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The capital flows such as direct and portfolio flows has significant impact to countries economic growth. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has huge influence in create healthy financial markets with the positive impact towards the economic growth. The size of the capital flows become critical issues especially at the time liberalizing the capital account. The study attempts to examine empirically FDI and economic growth in the Brazil, Russia, India, and China (BRIC) countries. By using annual time series data for the period 1980 to 2011, FDI is positively affecting the economic growth direct contribution. The empirical analysis shows that FDI plays unambiguous role in contributing to economic growth in BRIC countries.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: Thesis (M.Sc.) -- Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2013.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Investments, Foreign, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI),unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, Postgraduate, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Economics and Business
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 04 Nov 2015 02:17
Last Modified: 22 May 2020 12:37

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