Foreign Direct Investment in New Member State of the EU and Western Balkans: Taking Stock and Assessing Prospects »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): La-Bhus Fah Jirasavetakul , and Jesmin Rahman
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 21 August 2018
Keywords: Europe, Foreign direct investment, Panel analysis, determinants of FDI, catching-up process, EU New Member States, Western Balkans, gravity model, Performance and Prospects
FDI has played a strong role in the export-led growth of eastern European countries that are now members of the European Union (EU). Largely sourced from advanced Europe, FDI inflows were motivated by the intention...