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Published on October 11th, 2021 | by Newt Rayburn


The Impact Of Free Trade Agreements On Foreign Direct Investment

Previous studies have shown that a trade agreement has a positive effect on foreign direct investment (FDI). Therefore, the results are consistent with what Carr et al. (2001) predict about the impact of trade costs on foreign direct investment in industrialized industrialized couples and in industrial and developing couples. Dhingra et al. (2017) point out that in the harsh Brexit scenario, where no free trade agreement (FTA) is signed and the UK and the EU regulate World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules, UK per capita income would fall by 9.4%. Dhingra et al. (2017) point out that this result could be attributable not only to trade, but also to the potential decline in foreign direct investment. In this case, the research highlights the positive effects of foreign direct investment on economic growth or productivity in industrialized countries (e.g. .

About the Author

Newt Rayburn founded THE LOCAL VOICE in 2006. Previously, Newt was Editor of PROFANE EXISTENCE in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Art Director for Ole Miss' LIVING BLUES magazine. Newt won a National Magazine Award in 1999 for his SOUTHERN MUSIC ISSUE with THE OXFORD AMERICAN. A seventh-generation Lafayette County, Mississippian, Newt is perhaps best known as the leader of the Mississippi RocknRoll band THE COOTERS, but he also has the Country & Southern Rock group, HAWGWASH. Newt is a Photographer, Writer, and Civil War Enthusiast.

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