Dates: 22-23 August 2006

Coordinator: Yeomon Yoon & Vasu Vaitla

Objective:

The two-day workshop is designed to enhance understanding of the forces at play in the current global economic and financial environment. The primary emphasis of the workshop will be on foreign direct investment (FDI) to developing countries, with a focus on how to attract FDI as a tool to finance development. Other topics will include legal issues of FDI, marketing a country to attract FDI, experiences of a developing economy in attracting FDI, financing infrastructure projects, and opportunities and risks posed by globalization.


Related Documents:

Information note

Programme

2006 Seminar Final Report

2005 Seminar Final Report