Rethinking foreign infrastructure investment in developing countries
- Transnational Investing. // Futurist;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p9
Focuses on foreign investment trends in developing countries in 2000. Business practices of multinational companies; Challenges presented by transnational business; Statistics on countries that received foreign investments in 1999.
- The Role of the Multinational Corporation: Discussion. Ozawa, Terutomo // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;May81, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p393
Comments on the article about the role of multinational companies in developing countries. Nature of multinational companies; Overview of the abuses of multinationals; Limitations of the product-cycle theory of foreign direct investment.
- Differentiating Extractive Manufacturing and Service Investments in LDCs. Stoever, William A. // Review of Business;Spring/Summer2000, Vol. 21 Issue 1/2, p23
Discusses the problems facing foreign investors in less developing countries (LDC). Objectives of the multinational corporations; Most important benefits that host LDC hope to obtain from extractive industries; Reason manufacturers normally are not concerned with the host's balance-of-payments...
- Multinational corporations and the Third World: the case of Japan and Southeast Asia. Weinstein, Franklin B. // International Organization;Summer76, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p373
The dramatic transformation of the climate surrounding relations between rich and poor nations since the OPEC oil embargo in 1973 has raised new hopes that MNCs may be made to energize development in the Third World. Improved information about the vulnerability of the rich nations and about...
- COMMON PROBLEMS. // Director;Dec2000, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p35
Reveals the results of a survey on the common problems facing international companies moving into emerging markets. Rate of the incidence of red tape and bureaucracy; Warning signs that investors should look out for.
- Corporate Tax and Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Countries. Ong Tze San; Wong Koh Cheng; Teh Boon Heng // International Journal of Business Management & Economic Research;2012, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p471
Using data on US multinational enterprises (MNEs) outward foreign direct investment (FDI) between 2000 and 2009, this paper aims to investigate the relationship between corporate tax rate and FDI in developing countries, and contrast the differences in regional corporate tax rates in order to...
- Emerging countries' multinational companies investing in developed countries: at odds with the HOS paradigm? Andreff, Wladimir; Balcet, Giovanni // European Journal of Comparative Economics;2013, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p3
The paper analyses the new trend of outward foreign direct investment (FDI) by multinational companies from emerging countries, in particular the BRICs, in developed countries to question the applicability of the traditional HOS theoretical framework to this trend. A literature review shows that...
- International Risk Forecast. // Risk Management (00355593);Apr85, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p120
This article discusses the report by Frost & Sullivan's Political Risk Services Division on the 1985 political climate for international business, which includes a forecast of risk in several countries. According to the report, the need for foreign investment by developing countries should keep...
- MULTINATIONAL CORPORATIONS AND DEVELOPING COUNTRIES. LaPalombara, Joseph; Blank, Stephen // Journal of International Affairs;Spring/Summer80, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p119
Characterizes the role of multinational corporations in the development of foreign policy among developing nations. Background on foreign direct investments in developing countries; Increase in the differences between developing nations; Patterns of policies toward multinational corporations.