Risk Instability and the Pattern of Foreign Direct Investment in the Middle East and North Africa Region »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): International Monetary Fund
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 August 2004
Keywords: Multinational firms, MENA countries, fdi, investment risk, direct investment
This paper demonstrates that instability associated with investment risk is critical in explaining the level of foreign direct investment for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries, which generally have...