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Foreign Direct Investment in Africa: The Role of Natural Resources, Market Size, Government Policy, Institutions and Political Instability

Publisher:
UNU-WIDER
Series:
WIDER Research Paper
Volume:
2005/24
Title:
Foreign Direct Investment in Africa: The Role of Natural Resources, Market Size, Government Policy, Institutions and Political Instability
Authors:
Elizabeth Asiedu
Publication date:
2005
ISSN Web:
1810-2611
ISBN Web:
9291907030
ISBN 13 Web:
9789291907038
Copyright holder:
© UNU-WIDER
Copyright year:
2005
Keywords:
Africa, corruption, foreign direct investment, institutions, natural resources, political instability
JEL:
F23, O55
Project:
Sharing Global Prosperity Conference
Sponsor:
The governments of Denmark (Royal Ministry of Foreign Affairs), Finland (Ministry for Foreign Affairs), Norway (Royal Ministry of Foreign Affairs), Sweden (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency-Sida) and the United Kingdom (Department for International Development).
Format:
online
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