HOST COUNTRY WELFARE EFFECTS OF FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) AND IMPORTS: AN APPLICATION TO THE PROCESSED FOOD INDUSTRY

In case of tariff-induced capital inflow, growth might be immiserizing, under certain assumptions for the host country. Higher levels of foreign direct investment (FDI) might be associated with higher wages and employment levels in a host country, justifying the forbearance of some countries to the immiserizing effects of FDI.


Issue Date:
1999
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/21585
Total Pages:
14
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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