In the aftermath of the commodity price slowdown, attraction and retention of investment remain a priority in the LAC region. To inform investment policy, the OECD compiles and disseminates reliable and up-to-date statistics essential for a meaningful interpretation of investment trends.

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Explore main findiings from How to Solve the Investment Promotion Puzzle: A Mapping of Investment Promotion Agencies in LAC and OECD Countries. This is a joint effort from the OECD and the IDB (Inter-American Development Bank) to track established investment promotion agencies (IPA) in LAC and monitor their ability to attract and retain foreign direct investment (FDI).

Further indicators on investment