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This paper, by Mehmet Ögütçü, builds on the publication entitled "China's Quest for Energy Security Worldwide" which was published by the International Energy Agency in 2000.
This publication presents detailed data on the role played by multinationals in the OECD economies. Volume I, which is updated annually on SourceOECD, provides data for the manufacturing sector. Volume II, published here for the first time, presents data for services. Both volumes of the present edition also include for the first time data on the activity of affiliates of national firms abroad.
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This paper reproduces the first part of the OECD publication "New Horizons for Foreign Direct Investment" (OECD, March 2002) which highlights the major conclusions that emerged from the inaugural conference of the Global Forum on International Investment.
After more than two decades of progress in market reforms and trade and investment liberalisation, the entry of China into the World Trade Organisation marks a new era for its integration into the world economy. Drawing on the experiences of OECD...
This publication highlights the major conclusions that emerged from the inaugural conference of the Global Forum on International Investment held in Mexico in November 2001.
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This report outlines the background, objectives, programme of activity and timing for the Caribbean Investment Initiative (CRII).
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This report on trends and prospects for FDI in Slovenia forms part of an OECD publication entitled "OECD Investment Reviews: Slovenia" which was published in January 2002.
Since 1991, Slovenia has managed one of the most successful transitions to nationhood and to a market economy in Central and Eastern Europe. Slovenian GDP per capita has already reached 70 per cent of the EU average.
In January 2002, OECD was asked to respond to questions by journalists concerning labour standards.
This book provides an account of what governments have been doing to enhance the contribution of the Guidelines to the improved functioning of the global economy. It also provides a comparative analysis and comments by the business, labour and NGO communities on the complementarities and differences between the Guidelines and other global instruments for corporate responsibility