A note on labour productivity and foreign inward direct investment

@inproceedings{Egger2001ANO,
  title={A note on labour productivity and foreign inward direct investment},
  author={Peter H. Egger and Michael Pfaffermayr},
  year={2001}
}
  • Peter H. Egger, Michael Pfaffermayr
  • Published 2001
  • Economics
  • Foreign direct investment (FDI) is not only a transfer of capital, but a complex bundle of capital and firm-specific assets. In particular, the transfer of production know-how improves overall productivity of FDI-receiving firms and to some extent also that of the other firms due to spillovers. The present note uses a small panel of Austrian manufacturing sectors and investigates this hypothesis empirically. In a flexible CES-framework, general and labour-augmenting productivity improving… CONTINUE READING

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