Now showing items 1-3 of 3
Outsourcing versus FDI in oligopoly equilibrium
(University of DundeeNational University of Ireland, 2008)
We consider the make-or-buy decision of oligopolistic firms in an industry in which final good production requires specialised inputs. Factor price considerations dictate that firms acquire the intermediate abroad, by ...
Public Governance, Health and Foreign Direct Investment in Sub-Saharan Africa
(University of StrathclydeUniversity of Glasgow, 2008)
In this paper we diverge from the existing empirical literature on FDI determinants in two ways. First, we decompose the sources of the foreign direct investment (FDI) gap between Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and other ...
Political Risk, Economic Integration, and the Foreign Direct Investment Decision
(University of DundeeHamburg University, 2008)
In this paper we analyse the impact of policy uncertainty on foreign direct investment strategies. We also consider the impact of economic integration upon FDI decisions. The paper follows the real options approach, which ...