Home Market Determinants of FDI Outflows from Developing and Transition Economies †

@inproceedings{Kayam2006HomeMD,
  title={Home Market Determinants of FDI Outflows from Developing and Transition Economies †},
  author={Saime Suna Kayam},
  year={2006}
}
  • Saime Suna Kayam
  • Published 2006
Outward foreign direct investments (FDI) from developing countries and transition economies have picked up in the last decade. This study examines the home country factors that determine the outward foreign investments from 65 developing and transition countries in the period 2000-2006. The main hypothesis tested is that the small market size, trade conditions, costs of production and local business conditions are the main drivers of outward FDI. In order to examine the effects of these factors… CONTINUE READING