IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/oul/tncr09/v3y2011i2p65-75.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Outward FDI from India in the United States

Author

Listed:
  • Vinod K. Jain

    () (Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland)

Abstract

The United States has been the world's largest foreign investor, and the largest recipient of foreign direct investment, almost every year for several decades. While the bulk of inward and outward FDI has been from/to the other developed nations throughout this period, in the 2000s there has been a marked increase in the amount of inward FDI in the United States (and other developed countries) from emerging markets, and vice versa. The same pattern also holds for India's outward FDI in the United States. Lately, Indian multinationals have been making ever more FDI in the United States, via both greenfield investments and mergers and acquisitions. Prospects for increased outward FDI from India in the United States remain bright ¨C in view of improving economic conditions and near absence of regulatory controls against foreign investment in the United States, a buoyant corporate sector in India that has seen many very successful foreign investments, and Government of India's progressively positive stance toward outward foreign direct investment.

Suggested Citation

  • Vinod K. Jain, 2011. "Outward FDI from India in the United States," Transnational Corporations Review, Ottawa United Learning Academy, vol. 3(2), pages 65-75, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:oul:tncr09:v:3:y:2011:i:2:p:65-75
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://tnc-online.net/journal/html/?293.html
    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:oul:tncr09:v:3:y:2011:i:2:p:65-75. 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: (Denny Liao) or (Jen Ma). 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.