Regional Comparison of Foreign Direct Investment to Africa: Empirical Analysis

@inproceedings{Anyanwu2015RegionalCO,
  title={Regional Comparison of Foreign Direct Investment to Africa: Empirical Analysis},
  author={John C. Anyanwu and Nad{\`e}ge D{\'e}sir{\'e}e Yam{\'e}ogo},
  year={2015}
}
type="main" xml:lang="en"> This paper analyzed the factors that drive foreign direct investments (FDI) by looking at regional heterogeneity among the five African regions. For the first time, FDI drivers are analyzed for each of the five regions of Africa contrary to previous studies which focused on Africa as a whole. The paper used a panel dataset from 1970 to 2010 of 53 African countries divided into: Central, East, North, Southern, and West Africa. Ordinary least squares (OLS) and… CONTINUE READING