World Investment Report 1996

Investment, Trade and International Policy Arrangements

Worldwide foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows increased phenomenally between 1994 and 1995, setting a new record. This surge in FDI inflows is one of the many vital topics examined in this year's edition of the Report. It also analyzes the interrelationships between trade, investment and international policy arrangements; scrutinizes policy issues and examines the factors underlying new developments. This Report is an essential reference.