leave a comment About Helena Barnard Helena Barnard completed her PhD at Rutgers University, and then returned to South Africa. She has been working at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), the Johannesburg-based business school of the University of Pretoria since then, and is a full professor [...]
register now Theme: How do Foreign Investors Engage with the Informal Rules and Norms Present in Many Developing Economies? Time: 9am New York/EST, 1pm London/GMT, 9pm Beijing/CST Registration Deadline: April 5, 2021 About This Webinar: In developing countries, foreign investors often face a variety of unfamiliar traditional rules and practices – also known as informal institutions. As they engage with their local business partners and employees, they [...]
What lessons from IB research on FDI and the international operations of firms cut across the international production, infrastructure and services divide? What policy initiatives are needed now to promote and facilitate the mix of investment needed to build back better? This AIB-UNCTAD Webinar will discuss lessons that can be drawn from IB research, knowledge gaps, and a future research and policy analysis agenda relevant for the post-pandemic world.