Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Florence Jaumotte
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 November 2004
Keywords: Regional trade agreements, Market size, Scale economies, fdi, domestic market, direct investment,
The paper investigates whether the market size of a regional trade agreement (RTA) is a determinant of foreign direct investment (FDI) received by countries participating in the RTA. This hypothesis is tested on a...