The international game of hopscotch Policymakers worldwide try to boost economic growth and investment, including by attracting foreign direct investment (FDI). For this purpose, they revise investment laws, reduce administrative burdens, propose new investment incentives schemes, and create and reinvent the agencies charged with promoting and facilitating investment – … [Read more...] about How to create effective investment promotion agencies?
Monika Sztajerowska is an Economist in the Department for Financial and Enterprise Affairs at the OECD. Her work revolves around the issues of international investment and trade policy and activities of multinational enterprises (MNEs). Most recently, Monika has worked on the design and effects of international investment policies, in particular in investment promotion and facilitation, determinants and implications of investment and divestment decisions of MNEs and has led the OECD’s work on investment in Latin America and the Caribbean. She previously worked at the US State Department, the German Institute for Economic Research, among others.