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The World in Europe: Extra-European FDI towards Europe

This stand-alone report analyses global FDI flows towards Europe (extra-European FDI) with the purpose of develop tailor-made policy recommendations that can help spur extra-European FDI into Europe. Based on the analysis, we draw the following main conclusions:

The report is part of a two-year research programme, The World in Europe, global FDI flows towards Europe. The programme casts new light on three topics related to the integration of Europe in the world economy:

Key conclusions and recommendations related to each of these topics can be found in three stand-alone reports and a number of scientific reports that contain detailed methodological descriptions and results. The insights gained from the study are summarised in a synthesis report that cuts across the three topics.

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Download scientific report - Collection of extra-European FDI

Download scientific report - Trends and patterns in extra-European FDI

Download scientific report - Drivers of extra-European FDI

Download scientific report - Impacts of extra-European FDI

Download scientific report - Case studies

The study is commissioned by ESPON

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