ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Dipen Roy

FDI, GDP and Regional Disparity

Foreign direct investment reveals the tendency to fl ow to the industrial agglomerates. Some scholars express the concern that the skewed distribution of FDI can worsen the regional disparity. This article reveals that FDI has limited and unexpectedly negative effects on the Indian gross domestic product. Hence, the fear that skewed FDI infl ow can worsen regional disparity stands rejected.