Foreign direct investment and technology spillovers in sub-Saharan Africa

Shunsuke Managi, Samuel Mulenga Bwalya

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Foreign direct investment (FDI) is an effective conduit for technology transfer through technology spillovers to domestically owned firms in the host country. This study analyses the significance of productivity externalities of FDI to local firms, in terms of both intra-industry and inter-industry spillovers, using firm-level data from Kenya, Tanzania and Zimbabwe. The results show evidences in support of intra- and inter-industry productivity spillovers from FDI for Kenya and Zimbabwe.

元の言語英語
ページ(範囲)605-608
ページ数4
ジャーナルApplied Economics Letters
17
発行部数6
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 4 1 2010
外部発表Yes

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Industry
Technology spillovers
Sub-Saharan Africa
Foreign direct investment
Kenya
Zimbabwe
Host country
Firm-level data
Technology transfer
Spillover
Productivity spillovers
Productivity
Externalities
Tanzania

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Economics and Econometrics

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Foreign direct investment and technology spillovers in sub-Saharan Africa. / Managi, Shunsuke; Bwalya, Samuel Mulenga.

:: Applied Economics Letters, 巻 17, 番号 6, 01.04.2010, p. 605-608.

研究成果: ジャーナルへの寄稿記事

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