Bannerman, Efua (2007): Foreign Direct Investment and the Natural Resource Curse; what is the relationship to Economic Development, Income Inequality and Poverty? Do institutions and Good Governance matter?
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The aim of this study is to econometrically investigate whether the Dutch Disease and Rent Seeking effects related to the Natural Resource Curse, undermine Foreign Direct Investment’s effect on Economic Development, Income Inequality and Poverty. This involves a cross-country analysis of 69 developing countries over two decades, 1970-1990
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Foreign Direct Investment and the Natural Resource Curse; what is the relationship to Economic Development, Income Inequality and Poverty? Do institutions and Good Governance matter?|
|Keywords:||Foreign Direct Investment; Natural Resource Curse; Economic Growth; Income Inequality; Poverty; Dutch Disease; Rent Seeking|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F23 - Multinational Firms; International Business
F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business
F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F21 - International Investment; Long-Term Capital Movements
|Depositing User:||Efua Bannerman|
|Date Deposited:||01. Nov 2009 14:40|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 12:44|
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