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Promotion of Foreign Direct Investment

Lessons for Economies in Transition

  • Author: UN, ESCAP
  • Publication date: July 2000
  • Page count: 76
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 00.II.F.37

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There is general agreement that one of the keys to boosting economic growth in the economies in transition is the promotion of foreign direct investment. The importance of a favourable investment climate and adequate legal and regulatory frameworks does much in attracting foreign direct investment. This publication presents case studies from India, Malaysia, the Republic of Korea and Singapore, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan and the Russian Federation showing their experiences in foreign direct investment and related institution building.