Foreign Direct Investment in Emerging Markets : Income, Repatriations and Financial Vulnerabillities »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Alexander Lehmann
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2002
Keywords: Profitability of Foreign Direct Investment, Cashflows in Multinational Corporations, direct investment, fdi, foreign direct investment, investors, host country, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, Payout Policy,
Based on U.S. data, the returns on foreign direct investment in emerging markets are shown to be substantially higher than would be suggested by official balance of payments statistics. This paper identifies the de...