Khachoo, Ab Quyoom and Khan, Mohd Imran (2012): Determinants of FDI inflows to developing countries: a panel data analysis.
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The aim of this paper is to identify, by estimating a panel econometric model, the factors determining FDI inflows to developing countries over a long period. The study is based on a sample of 32 developing countries. In our analysis, FDI inflows are modeled as a function of the market size, total reserves, infrastructure, labour cost and degree of openness for the host countries. Using data from 1982 to 2008, a panel data estimator suggests that the market size, total reserves, infrastructure and labour costs are the main determinants of FDI inflows to developing countries.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Determinants of FDI inflows to developing countries: a panel data analysis|
|Keywords:||FDI Inflows; Fully Modified Ordinary Least Squares (FMOLS); Pedroni’s Panel Cointegration Methodology; Developing Countries|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F23 - Multinational Firms; International Business
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C2 - Single Equation Models; Single Variables > C23 - Models with Panel Data; Longitudinal Data; Spatial Time Series
F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F21 - International Investment; Long-Term Capital Movements
|Depositing User:||Mohd Imran Khan|
|Date Deposited:||16. Mar 2012 14:32|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 00:24|
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