An analysis of the determinants of foreign direct investment in Turkey: the role of the institutional context
AbstractThis paper tries to empirically verify the argument that institutional factors such as enforcement mechanisms, political and economic stability, stable and reliable, transparent legal and regulatory framework and corruption are critical in explaining the behaviour of the foreign direct investment infl ows in Turkey. The main objective of the study is to ascertain the nature of the obstacles and impediments to the greater fl ow of foreign direct investments into Turkish economy for the recent period by focusing on the results of a questionnaire applied to the executives of 52 multinational corporations operating in Turkey in 2006.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 32060.
Date of creation: Dec 2007
Date of revision: Feb 2008
Publication status: Published in Journal of Business Economics and Management 10.1(2009): pp. 15-30
Foreign Direct Investment; Institutions; Turkey; Developing Economies;
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- F23 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - Multinational Firms; International Business
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- C42 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics - - - Survey Methods
- F21 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Investment; Long-Term Capital Movements
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