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Principles of Economics 2e

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Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
ISBN: 9781947172364

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Principles of Economics 2e

2nd Edition
Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
ISBN: 9781947172364
Textbook Problem

What is the difference between foreign direct investment and portfolio investment?

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To state: the difference between foreign direct investment and portfolio investment.

Explanation

Financial investment is divided into two categories in case of international investments i.e. Foreign direct investment (FDI) and Portfolio investments.

  1. Foreign direct investment: When a firm or business entity buys at least ten percent part of a firm in a foreign country or starts a new business is considered as a foreign direct investment (FDI).
  2. Example: ABC ltd company purchases XYZ Ltd company in a foreign company...

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