Emigration and Foreign Direct Investments: Links and Impact on the Bulgarian Economy
Object of the study are international migration and FDI, as the main phenomena of the globalization of economic relations. Another aspect is tracking the link, established in recent years, about the relationship between international migration and FDI, as a consequence of the evolution of the concept of the international movement of factors of production. In connection with these conceptual aspects, attempts were done to establish whether there are some connections between the growth of Bulgarian emigration and the formation of the Bulgarian diaspora abroad and the FDI inflows in the country. In particular, in the first section some details were given about the increase of Bulgarian emigration. In the second section some concrete conclusions have been drawn about the impact of FDI on macroeconomic development in Bulgaria. In the third section some possible links between migration and FDI were developed, arguing that some effects of "complementarities" can be established. The fourth section is devoted to the main potential benefit for the Bulgarian economy by the increase in remittances from Bulgarian emigrants to relatives remaining at home. Conclusions were made as well as on the relationship between migration and Bulgarian FDI and the effects on macroeconomic development and the prospects of evolution and the benefits of FDI and remittances like an external financial inflows.
If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to look for a different version under "Related research" (further below) or search for a different version of it.
Volume (Year): (2011)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: 3, Aksakov Str., 1040, Sofia|
Phone: (+359 2) 810 40 18
Fax: (+359 2) 988 21 08
Web page: http://www.iki.bas.bg
More information through EDIRC
References listed on IDEAS
Please report citation or reference errors to , or , if you are the registered author of the cited work, log in to your RePEc Author Service profile, click on "citations" and make appropriate adjustments.:
- Baldwin, Richard & Venables, Anthony J, 1994. "International Migration, Capital Mobility and Transitional Dynamics," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 61(243), pages 285-300, August.
- Kugler, Maurice & Rapoport, Hillel, 2007. "International labor and capital flows: Complements or substitutes?," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 94(2), pages 155-162, February.
- Vesselin Mintchev, 2009. "International Migration and Remittances in the Balkans: The Case of Bulgaria," Chapters, in: The Integration of European Labour Markets, chapter 9 Edward Elgar Publishing.
- Yordan Kalchev, & Valentin Goev & Vesselin Mintchev & Venelin Boshnakov, 2004. "External Migration from Bulgaria at the Beginning of the XXI Century: Estimates of Potential Emigrants’ Attitudes and Profile," Economic Thought journal, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences - Economic Research Institute, issue 7, pages 137-161.
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:bas:econst:y:2011:i:2:p:80-103. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Diana Dimitrova)
If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.
If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.
If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.
Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.