Documentos e informes

Buscar/Consultar documentos


  

PERFECCIONAR POR:

Rango de fechas específicas

Vea más +
Vea más +
Vea más +
  • Mostrar 1 - 20 de 155 resultados
  • Muestre resultados en grupos de
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Descargar a Excel [x]
The effects of financial development on foreign direct investment (Inglés)

This paper examines how financial development influences foreign direct investment. The direct and indirect sector-specific effects that source countries' financial development and destination countries' financial development can have on foreign direct investment are first identified in a conceptual framework. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas WPS7065 OCT 01, 2014

Desbordes, Rodolphe; Wei, Shang-Jin

How regional integration and transnational energy networks have boosted FDI in Turkey (and may cease to do so): a case study: how geo-political alliances and regional networks matter (Inglés)

Turkey has historically struggled to attract foreign investors. This paper argues that not only macroeconomic and political stability, but also regional integration explains the upsurge in foreign direct investment observed since 2005. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas WPS6970 JUL 01, 2014

Sanchez Martin, Miguel Eduardo; Escribano Frances, Gonzalo; de Arce Borda, Rafael

Does FDI bring good jobs to host countries ? (Inglés)

Are jobs created by foreign investors good jobs? The evidence reviewed in this article is consistent with the view that jobs created by FDI are good jobs, both from the worker's and the country's perspective. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas WPS6936 JUN 01, 2014

Javorcik, Beata S.

Foreign direct investment flows into Sub-Saharan Africa (Inglés)

The key messages in this brief are as follows: 1) Foreign direct investment (FDI) remains one of the most important forms of cross-border capital flow into developing countries. ... Vea más +

Resumen 86060 MAR 01, 2014

Inglés, Francés

Foreign direct investment flows into Sub-Saharan Africa : Flux d'investissements directs étrangers en Afrique subsaharienne (Francés)

The key messages in this brief are as follows: 1) Foreign direct investment (FDI) remains one of the most important forms of cross-border capital flow into developing countries. ... Vea más +

Resumen 86060 MAR 01, 2014

Inglés

Does FDI work for Africa? Assessing local spillovers in a world of global value chains (Inglés)

The extent to which developing countries benefit from foreign direct investment (FDI) depends on whether they are able to realize the productivity-enhancing benefits of knowledge and technology spillovers from foreign investors. ... Vea más +

Resumen 84951 FEB 01, 2014

Farole, Thomas; Winkler, Deborah

Making foreign direct investment work for Sub-Saharan Africa : local spillovers and competitiveness in global value chains (Inglés)

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) is becoming an increasingly significant catalyst for output and trade in developing countries, in part due to a major expansion in the scope of Global Value Chains (GVCs). ... Vea más +

Publicación 83501 DEC 17, 2013

Farole, Thomas; Winkler, Deborah

Attracting foreign direct investment : what can South Asia's lack of success teach other developing countries ? (Inglés)

Like many other developing countries, South Asian nations have been experiencing increased foreign direct investment inflows over the past decade as developing countries get a larger share of cross-border investments that were once sent to developed countries. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas WPS6696 NOV 01, 2013

Gould, David M.; Tan, Congyan; Emamgholi, Amir S. Sadeghi

Starting a foreign investment across sectors (Inglés)

The ease of starting a foreign investment in various sectors is a relevant consideration for investors seeking to establish an investment project abroad. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas WPS6707 NOV 01, 2013

De la Medina Soto, Christian; Ghossein, Tania

Middle East and North Africa - economic developments and prospects : investing in turbulent times (Inglés)

The political and social upheavals that followed the Arab Spring of 2011 continue to dominate economic activity and near term prospects in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). ... Vea más +

Otro estudio sobre el sector financiero 81757 OCT 01, 2013

Ianchovichina, Elena; Devarajan, Shantayanan; Burger, Martijn; Cosic, Damir; Rouis, Mustapha

Trends and determinants of foreign direct investment in South Asia (Inglés)

Like many other developing countries, South Asian nations have been experiencing increased Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows over the past decade as developing countries get a larger share of cross-border investments once sent to developed countries. ... Vea más +

Otro estudio sobre la pobreza ACS4846 JUN 16, 2013

Potential and actual FDI spillovers in global value chains : the role of foreign investor characteristics, absorptive capacity and transmission channels (Inglés)

Using newly collected survey data on direct supplier-multinational linkages in Chile, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, Swaziland, and Vietnam, this paper first evaluates whether foreign investors differ from domestic producers in terms of their potential to generate positive spillovers for local suppliers. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas WPS6424 APR 01, 2013

Winkler, Deborah

Doing business 2013 : does doing business matter for foreign direct investment? (Inglés)

This case study presents evidence of a significant correlation between the doing business indicators and flows of foreign direct investment (FDI). ... Vea más +

Resumen 80647 JAN 01, 2013

Foreign firm characteristics, absorptive capacity and the institutional framework : the role of mediating factors for FDI spillovers in low- and middle-income countries (Inglés)

Using a cross-section of more than 25,000 domestic manufacturing firms in 78 low and middle-income countries from the World Bank's Enterprise Surveys, this paper assesses how mediating factors influence intra-industry productivity spillovers to domestic firms from foreign direct investment. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas WPS6265 NOV 01, 2012

Farole, Thomas; Winkler, Deborah

Microeconomic consequences and macroeconomic causes of foreign direct investment in Southern African economies (Inglés)

The authors use a new data set on firms in thirteen countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and comparators from other regions to identify the benefits and determinants of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in this region. ... Vea más +

Artículo de periódico 79466 SEP 04, 2012

Lederman, Daniel; Mengistae, Taye; Colin Xu, Lixin

Picking up the pace : reviving growth in Indonesia's manufacturing sector : Mempercepat laju : revitalisasi pertumbuhan di sektor manufaktur Indonesia (Bahasa (Indonesio))

This series of policy notes provides an assessment of the characteristics, performance, and challenges of the manufacturing sector in Indonesia. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo 73128 SEP 01, 2012

Inglés, Bahasa (Indonesio)

Innovative and absorptive capacity of international knowledge : an empirical analysis of productivity sources in Latin American countries (Inglés)

This paper examines two sources of global knowledge spillovers: foreign direct investments and trade. Empirical evidence demonstrates that foreign direct investment and trade can contribute to overall domestic productivity growth only when the technology gap between domestic and foreign firms is not too large and when a sufficient absorptive capacity is available in domestic firms. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas WPS5931 JAN 01, 2012

Guasch, Jose Luis; Castillo, Leopoldo Laborda; Salem, Daniel Sotelsek

FIAS : the facility for investment climate advisory services : FY 2012 annual review (Inglés)

Fiscal year 2012 marked the first year of the new Foreign Investment Advisory Service (FIAS) FY2012-2016 strategy cycle. In line with the new strategy endorsed in 2011 by the World Bank Group board and donor partners, FIAS funded activities were regrouped under three overarching strategic themes, reflecting the spectrum of economy-wide and industry-specific investment climate activities to be funded by FIAS: (i) fostering enterprise creation and growth; (ii) facilitating international trade and investment; and (iii) unlocking sustainable investments in key industries, particularly agribusiness and tourism. ... Vea más +

Informe Anual 77090 JAN 01, 2012

Guislain, Pierre

Innovative and absorptive capacity of international knowledge : a empirical analysis of productivity sources in Latin American countries (Inglés)

This paper examines two sources of global knowledge spillovers: foreign direct investments (FDI) and trade. Empirical evidence demonstrates that FDI and trade can contribute to overall domestic productivity growth only when the technology gap between domestic and foreign firms is not too large and when a sufficient absorptive capacity is available in domestic firms. ... Vea más +

Artículo de periódico 79475 DEC 08, 2011

Castillo, Leopoldo Laborda; Salem, Daniel Sotelsek; Guasch, Jose Luis

Investing across borders with heterogeneous firms : do FDI-specific regulations matter? (Inglés)

This paper revisits the institutional determinants of foreign direct investment (FDI) using a comprehensive new data set on the regulations that govern FDI in more than 80 countries. ... Vea más +

Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas WPS5914 DEC 01, 2011

Wagle, Swarnim

Título del documento Fecha del documento Número del informe Tipo de documento También avilable en
The effects of financial development on foreign direct investment (Inglés)
Vea más +
OCT 01, 2014 WPS7065 Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas
How regional integration and transnational energy networks have boosted FDI in Turkey (and may cease to do so): a case study: how geo-political alliances and regional networks matter (Inglés)
Vea más +
JUL 01, 2014 WPS6970 Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas
Does FDI bring good jobs to host countries ? (Inglés)
Vea más +
JUN 01, 2014 WPS6936 Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas
Foreign direct investment flows into Sub-Saharan Africa (Inglés)
Vea más +
MAR 01, 2014 86060 Resumen Inglés, Francés
Foreign direct investment flows into Sub-Saharan Africa : Flux d'investissements directs étrangers en Afrique subsaharienne (Francés)
Vea más +
MAR 01, 2014 86060 Resumen Inglés
Does FDI work for Africa? Assessing local spillovers in a world of global value chains (Inglés)
Vea más +
FEB 01, 2014 84951 Resumen
Making foreign direct investment work for Sub-Saharan Africa : local spillovers and competitiveness in global value chains (Inglés)
Vea más +
DEC 17, 2013 83501 Publicación
Attracting foreign direct investment : what can South Asia's lack of success teach other developing countries ? (Inglés)
Vea más +
NOV 01, 2013 WPS6696 Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas
Starting a foreign investment across sectors (Inglés)
Vea más +
NOV 01, 2013 WPS6707 Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas
Middle East and North Africa - economic developments and prospects : investing in turbulent times (Inglés)
Vea más +
OCT 01, 2013 81757 Otro estudio sobre el sector financiero
Trends and determinants of foreign direct investment in South Asia (Inglés)
Vea más +
JUN 16, 2013 ACS4846 Otro estudio sobre la pobreza
Potential and actual FDI spillovers in global value chains : the role of foreign investor characteristics, absorptive capacity and transmission channels (Inglés)
Vea más +
APR 01, 2013 WPS6424 Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas
Doing business 2013 : does doing business matter for foreign direct investment? (Inglés)
Vea más +
JAN 01, 2013 80647 Resumen
Foreign firm characteristics, absorptive capacity and the institutional framework : the role of mediating factors for FDI spillovers in low- and middle-income countries (Inglés)
Vea más +
NOV 01, 2012 WPS6265 Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas
Microeconomic consequences and macroeconomic causes of foreign direct investment in Southern African economies (Inglés)
Vea más +
SEP 04, 2012 79466 Artículo de periódico
Picking up the pace : reviving growth in Indonesia's manufacturing sector : Mempercepat laju : revitalisasi pertumbuhan di sektor manufaktur Indonesia (Bahasa (Indonesio))
Vea más +
SEP 01, 2012 73128 Documento de trabajo Inglés, Bahasa (Indonesio)
Innovative and absorptive capacity of international knowledge : an empirical analysis of productivity sources in Latin American countries (Inglés)
Vea más +
JAN 01, 2012 WPS5931 Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas
FIAS : the facility for investment climate advisory services : FY 2012 annual review (Inglés)
Vea más +
JAN 01, 2012 77090 Informe Anual
Innovative and absorptive capacity of international knowledge : a empirical analysis of productivity sources in Latin American countries (Inglés)
Vea más +
DEC 08, 2011 79475 Artículo de periódico
Investing across borders with heterogeneous firms : do FDI-specific regulations matter? (Inglés)
Vea más +
DEC 01, 2011 WPS5914 Documento de trabajo sobre investigaciones relativas a políticas