This paper uses UNCTAD data to relate the destination of FDI from
developing countries to their capability development. It expands the Investment
Development Path (IDP) and the flying geese model to include the destination
of outward FDI. Investments from developing into developed countries
are predominantly in low and medium research-intensive (often considered
‘sunset’) industries where investors have established strengths in their home
base. Developing countries play an active role in knowledge-intensive services
in especially the developing world. Even though the developing-country
knowledge-intensive firms are not global leaders, their intra-regional FDI
enables capability development in emerging industries.
Sustainable development depends on coherence between the development policies of recipients and the providers of development assistance. Yet achieving coherence is difficult. This paper examines the extent to which the ...
Sport is a powerful tool. It has the power to bring people together in a way nothing else can. It can also bring and accentuate division in a way nothing else can. To tap into the power of sport a need exists to include ...
Van Rooyen, Enslin(South African Association for Public Administration and Management, 2004-11)
Following on the article by Müller entitled Sustainable Development: The
Question of Integration and Coordination (Journal of Public Administration,
September 2004: 398), this article explores the issues of integratedness ...