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Author Alam, Jahangir ♦ Aowrangazab, A. F. M.
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Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Description Global economic events of the past decade or so, particularly those driven by technological advances, regional integration and the realignment of economic systems and policies, have altered fundamentally the perception of the governments of the host countries of how Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) can contribute towards their economic and social goals (Dunning, 1994). This is, indeed, a subject matter of developing countries like Bangladesh for accumulating capital to fuel the gap between saving and investment with an ultimate goal of economic development by creating employment, by transferring technology, and to achieve sustained economic growth. Moreover, different countries have also been taking different legal and institutional measures to cope with the globalizing economy and to reform the national economic policies to accommodate the pressures from different supranational organizations like the IMF, the World Bank, WTO, IFC, etc. This article attempts to examine some critical points of FDI within South Asian countries. These points include present scenario of FDI in the region, the existing and potential
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2010-01-01
Publisher Institution Prospect in South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Region, International Journal of Economics and Finance