How to deal with the growing incentives competition

Thomas, Kenneth P.

The use of subsidies to attract investment costs government billions of dollars annually, making regulation urgent. While comprehensive limitations such as the EU’s are not likely soon, we should improve transparency, have major stakeholders promote incentive rules within preferential trade areas, strengthen WTO notifications, and ban relocation subsidies where possible

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Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia University. Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 131
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April 13, 2015