Contract Research & Consultancy


IFDIS also offers contract research and consultancy services to international, national and sub-national Economic Development Agencies (EDAs) and Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs), national and local governments, as well as private corporations, in a number of key areas, particularly:
  • the establishment and organisation of new agencies and the review of the structures and activities of existing ones;
  • the development of strategies for FDI promotion and economic development (including assessment of cost-effectiveness of investment incentives and identification of priority sectors and markets);
  • aftercare and relationship management, including development of systems for monitoring performance of FDI projects and for ‘early warning’ about problems that could lead to their departure from the host region;
  • cost benefit analysis of FDI and industrial promotion incentives

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