Attracting International Investment for Development

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The OECD organised a conference on FDI, in Shanghai, China, in December 2002.  Some of the questions addressed in this book include:  What lessons can be drawn from experiences with policies for attracting FDI, including strategies based on tax and other incentives?  How can MNEs contribute to promote the developmental benefits of FDI?  How can FDI and portfolio investments best complement each other in support of development? Are there effective ways to achieve synergies between FDI and official development aid in leveraging private investment for development projects in LDCs?


Harnessing FDI to Development Objectives

The third GFII on “Attracting Foreign Direct Investment for Development” held in Shanghai was hosted by China’s Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Co-operation (MOFTEC) and the Municipal People’s Government of Shanghai. Back-to-back with the GFII the Secretariat organised the OECD-China Steering Group meeting, where the preliminary findings of the OECD study of China’s FDI policies were discussed, and the OECD-Emerging Asia Exploratory Meeting, discussed the immediate areas of interest for policy dialogue on investment issues...


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