UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)


Chenyang Li

Chenyang Li

Supervisors: Prof Slavo Radosevic and Dr Randolph Bruno

Email: tjmscl1@ucl.ac.uk

Present status: MPhil candidate

Working title of thesis: Absorptive capacity and the effects of foreign direct investment on economic growth 

Research: My research proposed focus is trying to find out the key factors of absorptive capability. This determines the impact of FDI on the host country's economic performance. Moreover, the purpose also includes capturing the indirect effect of FDI on growth, which is the technology spillover on local firms.

Research Interests: FDI, International Business, Political Economics, Applied Economics, Emerging Markets.

Research Centres and Seminar Series Affiliation: Centre for Comparative Studies of Emerging Economies and Politics and Sociology Seminar Series.