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FDI inflow as an international business operation by MNCs and economic growth: An empirical study on Turkey

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  • Temiz, Dilek
  • Gökmen, Aytaç
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    The issue of foreign direct investment (FDI) has been affecting the world economy for years and is a considerable subject for both developed and developing countries. FDI is the fixed form of international business operation made across the national borders made mostly by the multi national corporations (MNCs). The positive impact of FDI inflow in a host country is expected to emerge as capital accumulation, technology transfer, know-how acquisition, innovative capacity and economic growth eventually. In this study, it is aimed to address the FDI literature depending on comprehensive international publications and then to analyze the FDI inflow and GDP growth in Turkey with econometric methods.

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    Volume (Year): 23 (2014)
    Issue (Month): 1 ()
    Pages: 145-154

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    Keywords: Economic growth; FDI; GDP; International business; Turkey;

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