Autor: Katarzyna Zukowska-Gagelmann
ISBN-13: 9783631374412
Einband: Taschenbuch
Seiten: 206
Format: 208x146x15 mm
Sprache: Englisch

Productivity Spillovers from Foreign Direct Investment

2759, Europäische Hochschulschriften (Reihe 05): Volks- und Betriebswirtschaft / Economics and Management
The case of Poland
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Contents: FDI and international production by multinationals - FDI as a mode of international technology transfer - FDI impact on productivity of local firms: the evidence - FDI impact on local firms: the theory - Productivity spillovers from FDI in Polish manufacturing 1993-1997.
Along with privatisation, foreign direct investment (FDI) is commonly viewed as one of the main channels for industrial restructuring in transition countries in Central and Eastern Europe. This analysis focuses on how FDI may contribute to restructuring through the generation of productivity spillovers in locally-owned firms. Using comprehensive data for Polish manufacturing, the study suggests that it benefits on average from a higher presence of foreign firms. However, positive productivity spillovers are absent so far. Economic theories suggest that a too high technological gap between foreign and local firms, the state ownership and low competition level hinder the emergence of positive spillovers.
Autor: Katarzyna Zukowska-Gagelmann
The Author: Katarzyna Zukowska-Gagelmann was born in Warszawa/Poland. She studied physics and geography at the University of Warsaw as well as economics in Heidelberg/Germany. From 1994 till 1999, she was a teaching and research assistant at the Institute of International Economic Relations and European Economy at the University of Saarland. Since 1999 she is an analyst with Hypo Vereinsbank.

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Autor: Katarzyna Zukowska-Gagelmann
ISBN-13:: 9783631374412
ISBN: 3631374410
Erscheinungsjahr: 30.04.2001
Verlag: Lang, Peter GmbH
Gewicht: 283g
Seiten: 206
Sprache: Englisch
Sonstiges: Taschenbuch, 208x146x15 mm, num. tables