IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/jct/journl/v10y2015i2p92-97.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Overview of Foreign Investment Policy in India

Author

Listed:
  • Dr. B. K. Agarwal

    (Assistant Professor, Faculty of Commerce & Business Administration, D. N. College, Meerut)

Abstract

Foreign investment refers to the investments made by the residents of a country in the financial assets and production process of another country. The foreign investment is necessary for all developing nation as well as developed nation but it may differ from country to country. The developing economies are in a most need of these foreign investments for boosting up the entire development of the nation in productivity of the labour, machinery etc. The foreign investment or foreign capital helps to build up the foreign exchange reserves needed to meet trade deficit or we can say that foreign investment provides a channel through which developing countries gain access to foreign capital which is needed most for the development of the nations in the area of industry, telecom, agriculture, Information Technology etc. The foreign investment also affects on the recipient country like it affects on its factor productivity as well as affects on balance of payments. Foreign investment can come in two forms: foreign direct investment and foreign institutional investment.

Suggested Citation

  • Dr. B. K. Agarwal, 2015. "Overview of Foreign Investment Policy in India," Journal of Commerce and Trade, Society for Advanced Management Studies, vol. 10(2), pages 92-97, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:jct:journl:v:10:y:2015:i:2:p:92-97
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://www.jctindia.org/oct2015/v10i2jct-13.pdf
    Download Restriction: no

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:jct:journl:v:10:y:2015:i:2:p:92-97. 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: (Dr. Himanshu Agarwal). General contact details of provider: .

    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.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using 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 RePEc Author Service 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.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.