European Union Market and Attraction of Foreign Direct Investment

Alina, Voiculeţ
January 2015
Ovidius University Annals, Series Economic Sciences;2015, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p129
Academic Journal
European accession has encouraged transnational corporations to increase their investment on the territories of member states. The highlight is the prospect that such a huge market provides especially after recent enlargements. Foreign investment is a means of avoiding tariff and non-tariff barriers installed at the community boundaries. Attracting FDI has become an increasing challenge to the European Union, mainly as a result of the financial crisis.


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