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Foreign direct investment differences between China and the U.S.

Foreign direct investment differences between China and the U.S.

1 minuto In 2021, the news wires have been replete with stories about the China-U.S. dynamic. While the majority of these articles focus on retaliatory trade measures and COVID blaming, another story emerged in January. News sources reported that last year, China overtook the U.S. as the world’s top destination for new foreign direct investment projects, as the COVID-19 pandemic shifted the epicenter of the global economy eastward. While some experts suggest that China’s earlier recovery from the pandemic shutdown explains the new development, Continue lendo

Have the special economic zones succeeded in attracting FDI?—Analysis for India

Have the special economic zones succeeded in attracting FDI?—Analysis for India

menos de 1 minuto The introduction of Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in India has injected hope for augmented economic growth in recent future. The motive behind establishment of SEZs was mainly to fuel rapid economic growth, provide world class infrastructure and employment, promote exports, increase foreign exchange reserves and attract more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). The main objective of the paper is to investigate whether the enactment of SEZ policies had any impact on inflow of FDI among Indian states. This is tested using Continue lendo

ZPE nasceu com Sarney e José Hugo

ZPE nasceu com Sarney e José Hugo

2 minutos A aprovação da Medida Provisória da criação das Zonas de Processamento de Exportação (ZPE) tem sua história e seus heróis. Foi desejo do presidente José Sarney, que deu todo apoio à luta de seu ministro da Indústria e do Comércio, José Hugo Castelo Branco, um entusiasta da iniciativa, que dava seus primeiros passos na China, para alavancar a economia daquele país, atrair capitais internacionais e desembocar neste modelo que é a segunda economia mundial. O Brasil chegou a ter pelo menos duas Continue lendo

Aristóteles Drummond: ZPE: emprego e tecnologia

Aristóteles Drummond: ZPE: emprego e tecnologia

2 minutos A aprovação da Medida Provisória da criação das Zonas de Processamento de Exportação (ZPE) tem sua história e seus heróis. Foi desejo do presidente José Sarney, que deu todo apoio à luta de seu ministro da Indústria e do Comércio, José Hugo Castelo Branco, um entusiasta da iniciativa, que dava seus primeiros passos na China, para alavancar a Economia daquele país, atrair capitais internacionais e desembocar neste modelo que é a segunda Economia mundial. O Brasil chegou a ter pelo menos duas Continue lendo

Have the Special Economic Zones Succeeded in Attracting FDI?—Analysis for India

Have the Special Economic Zones Succeeded in Attracting FDI?—Analysis for India

menos de 1 minuto The introduction of Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in India has injected hope for augmented economic growth in recent future. The motive behind establishment of SEZs was mainly to fuel rapid economic growth, provide world class infrastructure and employment, promote exports, increase foreign exchange reserves and attract more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). The main objective of the paper is to investigate whether the enactment of SEZ policies had any impact on inflow of FDI among Indian states. This is tested using Continue lendo