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Economics: Foreign Direct Investment

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Foreign Direct Investment


United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.  Online data searching retrieval platform offers access to more than 150 indicators and statistical time series, including FDI activity.  To quickly find bilateral FDI statistics by country, try this page


OECD iLibrary
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Geography: Global

All publications and datasets released by OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development) and its affiliates since 1998.


IMF:  International Financial Statistics
The Coordinated Direct Investment Survey has statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance. For most countries, IFS Online reports balance of payments, international liquidity, money and banking, current data on exchange rates, interest rates, prices, production, international transactions, government accounts, national accounts, and population.

  •  From the main IMF Data page > Data Topics [tab] > External Sector > Coordinated Direct Investment Survey


fDi Magazine
From the Financial Times. Covers the opportunities, issues and risks that await business investors as they expand in regions throughout the world.


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Geography: Global

Worldwide coverage of local and regional newspapers, trade publications, business newswires, press release wires, media transcripts, news photos, and business-rich websites. 


Business Source Complete
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Geography: Global

Covers virtually all business subjects.  Includes scholarly journal articles, and trade publication articles, news, and industry and market research reports. 


International Trade Centre
Investment Map features FDI flows and stocks by industry and country, trade performance indicators, tariff data, and parent company information.  Registration might be required to access some content. 


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