Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Montfort Mlachila , and Misa Takebe
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 July 2011
Keywords: FDI, BRICs, low-income countries, direct investment, foreign direct investment, investors, investment climate, Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance: Other, Economywide Country Studies: Africa, Comparative Studies of Countries
Despite the rapid increase in FDI flows to LICs, there have been relatively few studies that have specifically examined these flows. This paper attempts to partially fill the void by throwing light on one particula...