Why is China granting loans and making investments in Latin America? A comprehensive evaluation.

This study focuses in why China is offering loans to Latin America. Understanding the differing interests between the state (principal) and National Oil Companies ran by performance based managers (agent) is a necessary theoretical foundation in the understanding of Chinese foreign affairs. My ma...

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Main Author: Santos Saint Romain, Carlos Eduardo
Other Authors: Zhang, Changdong
Format: Tesis de Maestría
Language:eng
Published: Beijing Shi / Universidad de Pekin 2017
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Online Access:http://repositorio.educacionsuperior.gob.ec/handle/28000/4308
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spelling oai:localhost:28000-43082017-06-21T08:02:49Z Why is China granting loans and making investments in Latin America? A comprehensive evaluation. Santos Saint Romain, Carlos Eduardo Zhang, Changdong POL?TICAS P?BLICAS RELACIONES INTERNACIONALES INVERSI?N CUIDADO AMBIENTAL CHINA This study focuses in why China is offering loans to Latin America. Understanding the differing interests between the state (principal) and National Oil Companies ran by performance based managers (agent) is a necessary theoretical foundation in the understanding of Chinese foreign affairs. My main argument is that these agents have been able to manipulate the decisions of the state after analyzing the benefits, problems and misconceptions of Chinese Loans. It was found the more corrupt a Latin American country is, the higher the amount of loans it will receive. Second, the more developed a country is, the more loans it would receive, challenging the view that China is giving loans as development assistance. Third, being a member of OPEC or having natural resources does have a positive association with the loans granted. China needs energy in order to continue its development path granting NOCs the especial powers they enjoy today. 2017-06-20T16:12:03Z 2017-06-20T16:12:03Z 2016-07 masterThesis Santos Saint Romain, Carlos Eduardo. (2016). Why is China granting loans and making investments in Latin America? A comprehensive evaluation. (Trabajo de titulaci?n de M?ster en Pol?ticas P?blicas). Universidad de Pekin. Beijing Shi. 75 p. http://repositorio.educacionsuperior.gob.ec/handle/28000/4308 eng openAccess http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ec/ 75 p. Beijing Shi / Universidad de Pekin
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topic POL?TICAS P?BLICAS
RELACIONES INTERNACIONALES
INVERSI?N
CUIDADO AMBIENTAL
CHINA
spellingShingle POL?TICAS P?BLICAS
RELACIONES INTERNACIONALES
INVERSI?N
CUIDADO AMBIENTAL
CHINA
Santos Saint Romain, Carlos Eduardo
Why is China granting loans and making investments in Latin America? A comprehensive evaluation.
description This study focuses in why China is offering loans to Latin America. Understanding the differing interests between the state (principal) and National Oil Companies ran by performance based managers (agent) is a necessary theoretical foundation in the understanding of Chinese foreign affairs. My main argument is that these agents have been able to manipulate the decisions of the state after analyzing the benefits, problems and misconceptions of Chinese Loans. It was found the more corrupt a Latin American country is, the higher the amount of loans it will receive. Second, the more developed a country is, the more loans it would receive, challenging the view that China is giving loans as development assistance. Third, being a member of OPEC or having natural resources does have a positive association with the loans granted. China needs energy in order to continue its development path granting NOCs the especial powers they enjoy today.
author2 Zhang, Changdong
author_facet Zhang, Changdong
Santos Saint Romain, Carlos Eduardo
author Santos Saint Romain, Carlos Eduardo
author_sort Santos Saint Romain, Carlos Eduardo
title Why is China granting loans and making investments in Latin America? A comprehensive evaluation.
title_short Why is China granting loans and making investments in Latin America? A comprehensive evaluation.
title_full Why is China granting loans and making investments in Latin America? A comprehensive evaluation.
title_fullStr Why is China granting loans and making investments in Latin America? A comprehensive evaluation.
title_full_unstemmed Why is China granting loans and making investments in Latin America? A comprehensive evaluation.
title_sort why is china granting loans and making investments in latin america? a comprehensive evaluation.
publisher Beijing Shi / Universidad de Pekin
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