Pradhan, Jaya Prakash (2005): Outward Foreign Direct Investment from India: Recent Trends and Patterns.
Download (234kB) | Preview
This paper provides an overview of the changing patterns of OFDI from India over 1975-2001. It shows that the increasing number of Indian TNCs during 1990s has been accompanied by a number of changes in the character of such investment. These, notably include overwhelming tendency of Indian outward investors to have full or majority ownership, expansion into new industries and service sector, and the emergence of developed country as the most important host region for trans-border activity.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Outward Foreign Direct Investment from India: Recent Trends and Patterns|
|Keywords:||Outward Foreign Direct Investment|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F23 - Multinational Firms; International Business|
|Depositing User:||Jaya Prakash Pradhan|
|Date Deposited:||25. Dec 2008 13:42|
|Last Modified:||13. Feb 2013 04:50|
Agarwal, J. P., (1985), Pros and Cons of Third World Multinationals: A Case Study of India, J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck) Tubingen, Kieler Studien, 195.
Indian Investment Centre, (2000), Guidelines for Indian Joint Ventures and Wholly Owned Subsidiaries Abroad, New Delhi.
Kumar, N., (1998), ‘Emerging Outward Foreign Direct Investment from Asian Developing Countries: Prospects and Implications’ in Kumar (ed.) Globalization, Foreign Direct Investment and Technology Transfers, London and New York: Routledge, pp. 177-194.
Kumar, N. and N. Singh, (2002), ‘The Use and Effectiveness of Performance Requirements: The Case of India’, paper prepared for UNCTAD, Geneva, New Delhi: RIS.
Lall, R. B., (1986), Multinationals from the Third World: Indian Firms Investing Abroad, Delhi: Oxford University Press.
Lall, S., (1983), ‘Multinationals from India’ in Lall (ed.) The New Multinationals: The Spread of Third World Enterprises New York: John Wiley & Sons.
Pradhan, J. P., (2003), ‘Rise of Service Sector Outward Foreign Direct Investment from Indian Economy: Trends, Patterns and Determinants’, RIS Discussion Paper, No. 63/2003, New Delhi.
Pradhan, J.P., (2004), ‘The Determinants of Outward Foreign Direct Investment: A Film-level Analysis of Indian Manufacturing’, Oxford Development Studies, 32(4): 619-639.
Pradhan, J. P. and V. Abraham, (2005b), ‘Internationalization of Production By An Indian Enterprise: Explaining Trans-Border Growth of NIIT Ltd.’, Journal of Asian Business, 2005, (forthcoming).
Pradhan, J.P., and V. Abraham, (2005a), ‘Overseas Mergers and Acquisitions by Indian Enterprises: Patterns and Motivations’, Indian Journal of Economics, No. 338, January 2005.
Pradhan, J.P., V. Abraham and M.K. Sahoo, (2004), ‘Foreign Direct Investment and Labour: The Case of Indian Manufacturing’, Labour & Development, 10 (1), June 2004: 58-79.
Ranganathan, K. V. K., (1988), ‘Indian Joint Ventures Abroad’, ISID Working Paper, New Delhi.
RBI (2005), ‘International Investment Position of India as on end March 2004’ at http://www.rbi.org.in.
WTO, (1998), Trade Policy Review: India. Bernan Associates, Geneva.