THE EFFECTS OF DIRECT FOREIGN CAPITAL INVESTMENTS ON ECONOMIC GROWTH, EMPLOYMENT AND BALANCE OF PAYMENTS
Anahtar Kelimeler:Direct- foreign- capital- investment- Trade- Economic- Growth- Employment- Balance- of- Payments
ÖzetDirect foreign capital investments are distinguished from other investment types in accordance with their nature and characteristics. These investments have a special precaution in the literature of economics due to the fact that they are investment oriented to production and due to the modifying effects of macro economy. In this context, in this study, the concept of foreign direct investment is examined and then the effectiveness and effects of these investments on the economic level in terms of economic growth, employment and balance of payments are examined. It might be seen that direct foreign capital investments are influential in the existence of certain conditions on economic growth, employment and balance of payments in the host countries concerned.