Competitiveness Through Foreign Direct Investment

13 Pages Posted: 10 Jun 2011

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Paul Clipa

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University

Date Written: June 2, 2011


Economic development is a topic so vast that it can be approached from many perspectives. Article aims to highlight the role that FDI play in China's economy by stimulating exports, resulting in gaining important positions in terms of Global Competitiveness Index. Capacity for innovation, also stimulated by FDI, contribute significantly to improving the place given by GCI. Approaching only these two issues, exports and innovation, can be easily seen that FDI improves the competitiveness position.

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Clipa, Paul, Competitiveness Through Foreign Direct Investment (June 2, 2011). Available at SSRN: or

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