Vol. 3 No. 02 (2022)

Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Developing Nations: An Analysis of Opportunities and Challenges for the Construction Industry

Sevar Dilkhaz Salahaddin
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Zakho, Kurdistan Region – Iraq

Published 2022-12-30


  • Production Process,
  • Stability,
  • Industry,
  • Production Efficiency,
  • Development Stability,
  • Construction Management
  • ...More

How to Cite

S. D. Salahaddin, “Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Developing Nations: An Analysis of Opportunities and Challenges for the Construction Industry”, JoCEF, vol. 3, no. 02, pp. 74-78, Dec. 2022.


A construction company's choice to enter foreign markets must be supported by a thorough grasp of the advantages and disadvantages of doing business internationally as well as the development of company strengths with regard to such endeavors. In current economic conditions, the development of international activity acquires great importance for agro-industrial enterprises, along with the production process.  Foreign investment in such conditions can ensure the stability of development process. Problems of improvement and efficiency of international activity of enterprises are reflected in the scientific works of many economists. International of investment and conditions of their attracting were the subject of research. Despite the results achieved, a number of theoretical and methodological problems associated, in particular, with the development of international activity of the enterprises on the basis of foreign investment require further research. The growth of international activity, along with the production process, becomes very important for agro-industrial firms in the current economic climate. In these circumstances, foreign investment can guarantee the stability of the development process. The scientific writings of numerous economist’s address issues with improving and maximizing the effectiveness of businesses' international operations. These scientists conducted research on the topic of international investment and the factors that attract it. Despite the successes, additional study is necessary to address a number of theoretical and methodological issues, particularly those related to the expansion of international business operations of firms supported by foreign investment.



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