Document Server@UHasselt >
Education >
Faculty of Business Economics >
Master theses >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1942/15551

Title: Overseas business incubators - a new form of FDI from emerging countries<br />A case study on Belgium-based Chinese business incubators
Authors: Jiao, Yang
Advisors: PAUWELS, Pieter
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: UHasselt
Abstract: In recent years, an impressive trend of Outward Foreign Direct Investment (OFDI) from emerging countries, especially from China, has been increasing rapidly. This phenomenon attracts me a lot. At the present stage, FDI from China shows some differences in investment mode and purpose, which aims to improve the overall level of Chinese enterprises' scientific and technological ability and international competitiveness. As a special form of investment, overseas-based business incubators capture our attention. In this thesis, by using the case study method, I aim to discover the main role of this new form of FDI, overseas-based business incubators from China, and to find out if it supports or even affects Chinese enterprises' internationalisation. This thesis is comprised of an introduction, literature review, cases analysis and conclusion regarding the special phenomenon of reverse FDI; overseas-based business incubators from China. Firstly, research questions and methods are introduced
Notes: Master of Management
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1942/15551
Category: T2
Type: Theses and Dissertations
Appears in Collections: Master theses

Files in This Item:

Description SizeFormat
N/A1.26 MBAdobe PDF

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.