Elizabeth Asiedu

University of Kansas - Department of Economics

1300 Sunnyside Drive

Lawrence, KS 66045-7585

United States

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On the Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment to Developing Countries: Is Africa Different?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
Elizabeth Asiedu
University of Kansas - Department of Economics
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Africa, Foreign Direct Investment, Developing Countries

On the Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment to Developing Countries: Is Africa Different?

World Development, Vol. 30, No. 1, 2002
Posted: 16 Jan 2002
Elizabeth Asiedu
University of Kansas - Department of Economics

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Africa, capital flows, foreign direct investment, investment risk, developing countries

Foreign Direct Investment in Africa: The Role of Natural Resources, Market Size, Government Policy, Institutions and Political Instability

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 May 2005
Elizabeth Asiedu
University of Kansas - Department of Economics
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Africa, corruption, foreign direct investment, institutions, natural resources, political instability

Foreign Direct Investment in Africa: The Role of Natural Resources, Market Size, Government Policy, Institutions and Political Instability

The World Economy, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 63-77, January 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Apr 2006
Elizabeth Asiedu
University of Kansas - Department of Economics
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Ownership Structure in Foreign Direct Investment Projects

University of Illinois, Office of Reseach, CIBER Working Paper No. 98-108
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Mar 1999
Elizabeth Asiedu and Hadi Salehi Esfahani
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Citation 31

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Ownership Structure in Foreign Direct Investment Projects

Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 83, No. 4, November 2001
Posted: 10 Jan 2002
Elizabeth Asiedu and Hadi Salehi Esfahani
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Multinational enterprises, equity structure, restrictions, firm and country characteristics

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Capital Controls and Foreign Direct Investment

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Jul 2003
Elizabeth Asiedu and Donald D. Lien
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Texas at San Antonio - College of Business - Department of Economics
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Capital controls, capital flows, developing countries, foreign direct investment, liberalization

Capital Controls and Foreign Direct Investment

World Development, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 479-490, 2004
Posted: 20 Mar 2004
Elizabeth Asiedu and Donald D. Lien
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Texas at San Antonio - College of Business - Department of Economics

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Capital controls, capital flows, current account restrictions, developing countries, foreign direct investment, liberalization

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The Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment Employment Restrictions

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Nov 2005
Elizabeth Asiedu and Hadi Salehi Esfahani
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Employment, Foregn Direct Investment, Restrictions

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On the Impact of Foreign Aid in Education on Growth: How Relevant is the Heterogeneity of Aid Flows and the Heterogeneity of Aid Recipients?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Apr 2007
Elizabeth Asiedu and Boaz Nandwa
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund
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Education, Foreign Aid, Growth

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Democracy, Foreign Direct Investment and Natural Resources

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Dec 2010
Elizabeth Asiedu and Donald D. Lien
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Texas at San Antonio - College of Business - Department of Economics
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Democracy, Foreign Direct Investment, Natural Resources

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Does Foreign Aid Mitigate the Adverse Effect of Expropriation Risk on Foreign Direct Investment?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 04 May 2009
Elizabeth Asiedu, Yi Jin and Boaz Nandwa
University of Kansas - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Monetary Fund
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Expropriation, Foreign Aid, FDI, Risk, Sub-Saharan Africa

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Promoting Efficient Institutions and Providing Insurance Services: A Dual Role for Multilateral Agencies

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jul 2003
Elizabeth Asiedu and Anne P. Villamil
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics
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Contracts, Costly State Verification, Insurance, International Risk Sharing, Multilateral Organizations

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Is the World Flat? Differential Regulation of Domestic and Foreign-Owned Firms

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Dec 2006
Elizabeth Asiedu and Hadi Salehi Esfahani
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Employment Regulation, Foreign Direct Investment, Political Economy

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Do Lack of Transparency and Enforcement Undermine International Risk-Sharing?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Nov 2005
Elizabeth Asiedu, Yi Jin and Anne P. Villamil
University of Kansas - Department of Economics, University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics
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Contracts, Enforcement, Insurance, Institutions, IMF, International Risk Sharing, Multilateral Agencies.

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The Determinants of Employment of Affiliates of US Multinational Enterprises in Africa

Development Policy Review, Vol. 22, No. 4, pp. 371-379, July 2004
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jul 2004
Elizabeth Asiedu
University of Kansas - Department of Economics
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Policy Reform and Foreign Direct Investment in Africa: Absolute Progress but Relative Decline

Development Policy Review, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 41-48, January 2004
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Mar 2004
Elizabeth Asiedu
University of Kansas - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Corruption on Investment Growth: Evidence from Firms in Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Transition Countries

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 13, Issue 2, pp. 200-214, May 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Elizabeth Asiedu and James A. Freeman
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and Wheaton College - Department of Economics
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The Socio-Economic Determinants of HIV/AIDS Infection Rates in Lesotho, Malawi, Swaziland and Zimbabwe

Development Policy Review, Vol. 30, Issue 3, pp. 305-326, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Apr 2012
Christobel Asiedu, Elizabeth Asiedu and Francis Owusu
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Kansas - Department of Economics and Iowa State University - Department of Community and Regional Planning
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AIDS, HIV, subā€Saharan Africa

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Discount Factors and Thresholds: Foreign Investment When Enforcement is Imperfect

Macroeconomic Dynamics, Vol. 4, 2000
Posted: 21 Apr 2002
Elizabeth Asiedu and Anne P. Villamil
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics

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Intertemporal Enforcement, Foreign Investment, Discount Factor

Imperfect Enforcement, Foreign Investment and Foreign Aid

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Working Paper No. 00-126
Posted: 17 Apr 2001
Elizabeth Asiedu and Anne P. Villamil
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics

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enforcement, foreign aid, foreign investment, and multilateral organizations

Imperfect Enforcement, Foreign Investment and Foreign Aid

Macroeconomic Dynamics, Vol. 6, September 2002
Posted: 21 Apr 2002
Elizabeth Asiedu and Anne P. Villamil
University of Kansas - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics

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Enforcement, Foreign Aid, Foreign Investment and Multilateral Organizations