22/07/2016 - Global FDI flows
Latest aggregates for Q1 2016 - Download excel file
18/07/2016 - FDI trends and their implication for development
This report examines FDI trends and analyses their implication for emerging and developing economies. > Read full report
29/04/2016 - FDI increases by 25% in 2015
In 2015, global FDI flows increases by 25% to USD 1.7 trillion, reaching their highest level since the global financial crisis began in 2007. Corporate and financial restructuring played a large role.
18/11/2015 - Do lower taxes encourage investment?
Conventional wisdom holds that countries with lower taxes attract higher levels of foreign direct investment (FDI). At first glance, this intuitive assumption seems to be supported by the evidence but is this true?
19/10/2015 - Workshop on FDI and Global Value Chains
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The FDI Regulatory Restrictiveness Index (FDI Index) measures statutory restrictions on foreign direct investment in 58 countries, including all OECD and G20 countries, and covers 22 sectors.
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Access the data on OECD.Stat (categorised under "Globalisation")
The new FDI statistics database covering FDI statistics from 2014 onwards went online in March 2015.> Full list of frequently requested data found on the FDI statistics database
> Access data prior to 2014.