Economics and Business
ISSN 2775-9237 (Online)
Published: 14 September 2023
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Poland 2023: An Update and Appraisal
Richard J. Hunter, Jr., Hector R. Lozada
Seton Hall University, University of Tulsa, Stillman School of Business
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Keywords: Foreign Direct Investment, Inflation, Unemployment, Special Economic Zones, Limitation on Foreign Investment
This article is third in a yearly series relating to foreign direct investment in Poland which has remained an important part of Poland’s transition from state central planning to a market economy. The context of the article is the current state of the Polish economy, which includes a discussion of inflation, unemployment, and an assessment of special economic zones in Poland supported by a variety of tax and investment incentives. The article focuses on the positive and negative aspects of foreign direct investment, with a detailed look at U.S. investment, and concludes with a discussion of recent limitations placed on foreign ownership in the Polish economy for investors outside of the European Union, the European Economic Area, and the OECD.
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