Which Domestic Firms Benefit from FDI? Evidence from Selected African Countries

@inproceedings{Boly2015WhichDF,
  title={Which Domestic Firms Benefit from FDI? Evidence from Selected African Countries},
  author={Amadou Boly and Nicola Daniele Coniglio and Prota Francesco and Adnan {\vS}eri{\'c}},
  year={2015}
}
type="main" xml:id="dpr12130-abs-0001"> The existing literature on the effects of FDI inflows on domestic firms' performance offers ambiguous evidence. Macro-level studies suggest that the characteristics of inward FDI and the ‘absorptive capacity’ of the host economy matter in determining the sign (or the mere existence) of these effects. Studies based on micro-level data have so far mostly focused on finding a nexus between FDI inflows and the productivity of domestic firms, suggesting that… CONTINUE READING
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