International Journal of Management, Accounting and Economics
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Volume 1, No. 2, September 2014 Pages: 176 - 185
The Effect of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth
Mohammadreza Mohammadvand Nahidi , Arash Ketabforoush Badri
Corresponding author:
nahidi[at]iaut[dot]ac[dot]ir
Abstract:
This study examines the causal relationship between FDI and economic growth in selected MENA countries in the period 2005-2010. The results show that FDI has positive and significant effect on economic growth, so that an increase of 1 percent of its value, growth, 0.03 percent increased.
Keywords:
FDI, Growth, Panel data, MENA Countries.
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