Science – Future of Lithuania / Mokslas – Lietuvos Ateitis, Vol 9, No 2 (2017)

The Assessment of Foreign Direct Investment Influence on The Country’s Economic Competitiveness

Irena Danilevičienė (Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania)
Vilma Lukšytė (Vilnius Gediminas technical university, Lithuania)


The value of investment is constantly growing in todays world.Foreign direct investments are like a way of capital attraction, which ensures the regional development. Investors are given freedom of choice and most of the attention is traditionally devoted to increasing the flow of investments. The article analyzes the complex issue of the influence of foreign direct investment for the growth of the country’s economic competitiveness. The object of the article is direct foreign investment. The objective of this article is to evaluate the influence of foreign direct investments to the countries economic competitiveness. The following tasks have been implemented: to analyze the scientific literature of define conception of the foreign direct investment, to analyze factors of foreign direct investment promote attraction, to assess the influence of foreign direct investment for economic competitiveness. In this article, the following methods of analysis are used: an analysis and summarize of the scientific literature, the theoretical and practical statements matching method, analysis of the statistical data.

Article in: Lithuanian

Article published: 2017-06-02

Keyword(s): investment flows; capital; assessment of competitive,the country’s economic competitiveness; foreign direct investment; sustainable development.

DOI: 10.3846/mla.2017.1017

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Science – Future of Lithuania / Mokslas – Lietuvos Ateitis ISSN 2029-2341, eISSN 2029-2252
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