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Despite a strong performance in Q3, global FDI flows are set to fall 6% in 2013, according to the latest issue of FDI in Figures. Headwinds discouraging more international investment include persistent Eurozone sluggishness, slowing growth in China, and volatility in emerging markets.
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20/03/2014 - Paris, France: This workshop sought to address whether the data we are using to measure and analyse globalisation is up to the task, and if it isn’t, what could be done.
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04/03/14, Yangon - This conference focused on recent reforms undertaken by the government to improve the investment climate in Myanmar, and the ways that the international community can help ensure that renewed investor interest contributes to sustainable and inclusive development. It featured a detailed presentation of the findings of the recently published OECD Investment Policy Review of Myanmar.
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26-27 June 2014 - OECD Conference Centre, Paris


OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises

‌Recommendations for multinational enterprises on principles and standards for responsible business conduct.

Due diligence in the mining minerals sector

Management recommendations for global responsible supply chains of minerals to help companies respect human rights and avoid contributing to conflict.


Foreign direct investment statistics

‌Access data, analysis and forecasts based on most recent FDI statistics for OECD and G20 countries.


Investment policy toolkit

This toolkit provides specific and practical guidance to help governments use the Policy Framework for Investment.


Freedom of investment

The Freedom of Investment process brings together some 55 governments to develop guidance for open, transparent and non-discriminatory investment policies.


Investment for green growth

Making investment in the environment a driver for economic growth.


International investment law

The OECD works to improve the outcomes of international investment agreements for governments and investors alike.


Investment instruments

Spearheading efforts to develop international rules relating to capital movements, international investment and trade in services.  

 


A forum for global dialogue

Strengthening investment policies around the globe.

 

 

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