UNCTAD’s 8th World Investment Forum was held in Abu Dhabi from October 16-20, 2023. The event brought together 8,000 participants including government officials, international organization representatives, policymakers, investors, sovereign wealth funds managers, key capital markets actors, and academics. Designed to facilitate dialogue and action on the world’s current and emerging investment-development [...]
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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.