Inflows of foreign direct investment can act as a catalyst for domestic firms to develop sophisticated manufacturing products, according to evidence from Turkey presented in this column. The authors conclude that investment promotion policies can play a key role in facilitating upgrading of the national production structure.
Daniela MaggioniAssistant Professor of Economics at the Ca' Foscari University of Venice.
Daniela Maggioni is Assistant Professor of Economics at the Ca' Foscari University of Venice. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Marche Polytechnic University and teaches microeconomics and macroeconomics. Her research mainly focuses on international trade, economic geography and industry dynamics.