English, , 676kb
This publication reproduces the 1976 Declaration by the Governments of OECD member countries and the Decision of the OECD Council on the Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.
Français, , 1,452kb
Ce document reproduit le Projet de Convention sur la Protection des biens étrangers et la Résolution du Conseil de l'OCDE relative au projet de Convention qui a été adopté le 12 octobre 1967.
The OECD has published online a large quantity documents relating to the negotiations on a proposed Multilateral Agreement on Investment (MAI) between 1995 and 1998.
English, PDF, 2,488kb
This brochure provides basic information about the Policy Framework for Investment, the most comprehensive and systematic approach for improving investment conditions ever developed. The PFI was updated in 2015 to reflect new global economic fundamentals and to integrate the numerous lessons learnt through the use of the PFI since 2006.
The Code of Liberalisation of Capital Movements and the Code of Liberalisation of Current Invisible Operations constitute legally binding rules, stipulating progressive, non-discriminatory liberalisation of capital movements, the right of establishment and current invisible transactions (mostly services). All non-conforming measures must be listed in country reservations against the Codes.
The OECD is a forum where treaty negotiators and experts from OECD and non-OECD countries work together to enhance common understanding of core treaty provisions and emerging legal issues and to improve outcomes of international investment treaties for governments and investors. This page provides a comprehensive overview of OECD work in this domain.
The annual reports on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises provide an account of the actions the adhering governments have taken over the previous 12 months to enhance the contribution of the guidelines to the improved functioning of the global economy.