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Foreign Direct Investment in Ireland, 'The Celtic Tiger's Achilles' heel? An Analysis of the threats Foreign Direct Investment poses for Irish economic prosperity.

O'Carroll, Eamon (2000) Foreign Direct Investment in Ireland, 'The Celtic Tiger's Achilles' heel? An Analysis of the threats Foreign Direct Investment poses for Irish economic prosperity. Undergraduate thesis, Dublin, National College of Ireland.

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Abstract

Irish policy towards Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has always has as its priority the creation of jobs. The analysis suggests that this policy of creating jobs and economic growth through foreign industry is a threat to our current success. It highlights the extent to which Ireland is dependent on FDI and external factors to maintain current growth rates.

Item Type: Thesis (Undergraduate)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance > International Finance. International Monetary System
H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Investment
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory > Business Cycles. Economic Fluctuations
Divisions: School of Business > BA (Honours) in European Business and Languages
Depositing User: Tim Lawless
Date Deposited: 19 May 2010 14:53
Last Modified: 27 Apr 2012 14:59
URI: http://trap.ncirl.ie/id/eprint/180

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