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- Enterprise reform and economic restructuring. // OECD Economic Surveys: Baltic States;Mar2000, p119
Discusses the privatization process and its impact on economic restructuring in the Baltic States. Details of the initial stages of privatization; Benefits of the use of vouchers and small privatization; Role of foreign direct investment.
- Two sides of the Deregulation Debate. Moody, Diane // Electric Light & Power;May/Jun2007, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p22
The article focuses on the two aspects of the energy deregulation issue in the U.S. The original goal in establishing the Regional Transmission Organizations was to bring cost savings to consumers by reasonably priced transmission service. Its function is the provision of non-discriminatory...
- China plans reform to encourage foreign investors. // Power Economics;Jan2001, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p13
Reports on China's plan to break up its state power monopoly in a series of reforms aimed at encouraging foreign investments in the sector. Importance of the reform to the government's efforts to foster competition; Projects underway to increase energy supply in the country.
- Venezuela: Review Of Business Interests. // Emerging Markets Monitor;2/14/2005, Vol. 10 Issue 42, p8
Reports on the plan of the Venezuelan government to undertake a review of all foreign investment in the country's non-oil infrastructure. Reason for the plan of the government; Aim of the government to transform the country into an industrialized modern state; Concern of investors about the...
- The Privatization Experience in Malaysia. Hensley, Matthew L.; White, Edward P. // Columbia Journal of World Business;Spring93, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p70
The Malaysian privatization program is perhaps the most ambitious program found amongst developing or emerging market economies. While the program did not immediately flourish, it is characterized by its development of a well structured institutional framework and creative use of a series of...
- TRENDS OF FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT IN INDIA. SHEOKAND, KARAMVIR SINGH; PRIYANKA // International Journal of Research in Computer Application & Mana;Dec2013, Vol. 2 Issue 12, p114
Foreign direct investment (FDI) policies play a major role in the economic growth of developing countries around the world. Attracting FDI inflows with the conductive policies has therefore become a key battleground in the emerging markets. And this has led to competition among the states in...
- The Rise and Fall of Indian Socialism. Staley, Samuel R. // Reason;Jun2006, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p44
The article focuses on the economic reform in India. The Indian government began to open the door to foreign investment while Indian companies were allowed to borrow in foreign capital markets and invest abroad. India's new policies fostered a flourishing information technology industry, which...
- Economic reform and foreign direct investment in Latin America: a critical assessment. Porzecanski, Roberto; Gallagher, Kevin P. // Progress in Development Studies;Jul2007, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p217
After almost 25 years of experimenting with the neo-liberal economic reforms collectively known as 'Washington Consensus' policies, Latin Americans are starting to re-assess the merits of these policies at the voting booth. Whereas one of the key policies of the 'Washington Consensus' package...
- Iraq needs substantial public aid, not privatization. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/10/2003, Vol. 47 Issue 41, p48
Examines the economic reconstruction efforts in post-war Iraq in 2003. Effects of the foreign investment boom; Assessment of the economic policy statement issued on September 21; Steps to economic reconstruction in the country.