Monthly Report No. 3/2018


Mahdi Ghodsi, Vladimir Gligorov, Peter Havlik, Gabor Hunya and Leon Podkaminer

wiiw Monthly Report No. 3, March 2018
48 pages including 1 Table and 30 Figures

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  • Graph of the month: Difference between GDP and GNI in EU-CEE countries, as % of GDP (p. 1)
  • Opinion corner: Are net capital importing EU-CEE countries exploited by foreign direct investors? (by Vladimir Gligorov and Leon Podkaminer, pp. 2-4)
  • How much do direct investors earn in EU-CEE countries and where do they put it? (by Gábor Hunya; pp. 5-12)
  • Impact of technical barriers to trade on foreign direct investment in CESEE (by Mahdi Ghodsi; pp. 13-18)
  • FDI in Eurasia: A comparison with selected EU-CEE countries (by Peter Havlik; pp. 19-23)
  • The editors recommend for further reading (p. 24)
  • Statistical Annex: Monthly and quarterly statistics for Central, East and Southeast Europe (pp. 25-46)
  • Index of subjects (pp. 47-48)


Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Annual Database, wiiw Monthly Database

Keywords: GDP, GNI, FDI, income distribution, economic restructuring and modernisation, return on investment, reinvested earnings, vertical and horizontal FDI, non-tariff measures, technical barriers to trade

Countries covered: CESEE, CIS, EU-CEE

Research Areas: International Trade, Competitiveness and FDI