Subject (Course): Foreign Direct Investment. Investments abroad. Syllabus:
This subject consists of three parts:
1- Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).
Objectives of the subject “Foreign Direct Investment”:
Sample of the subject - Foreign Direct Investment (FDI):
Subject Description (Foreign Direct Investment).
Foreign direct investment exposes the goal of obtaining a
long-term interest by a company in a foreign company of another country. The Foreign Direct Investor has participation in the management of the business.
The OECD (Economic Cooperation and Development) recommends that a foreign direct investment company can be defined as “an incorporated (or unincorporated) company in which a foreign direct investor owns 10% or more of the shares (or voting power)”.
The Economic Cooperation and Development analyses global statistics on foreign direct investment (FDI). The OECD (Economic Cooperation and Development) Guidelines for Multinational companies are suggestions addressed by governments to multinational corporations.
The Agreement on Trade-Related Investment Measures (“TRIM Agreement”), one of the Multilateral agreements on trade in products, forbids international Trade-Related Foreign direct investment measures (local content requisites).
The mission of the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) (World Bank Group) is to promote Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in developing countries to help support economic growth, reduce poverty and improve lives of people.
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Mexico: