Publication: Tax Incentives : Using Tax Incentives to Attract Foreign Direct Investment
The increasing mobility of international firms and the gradual elimination of barriers to global capital flows have stimulated competition among governments to attract foreign direct investment, often through tax incentives. This note reviews the debate about the effectiveness of tax incentives, examining two much-contested questions: can tax incentives attract foreign investment? And what are the costs of using them?
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“Morisset, Jacques. 2003. Tax Incentives : Using Tax Incentives to Attract Foreign Direct Investment. Viewpoint: Public Policy for the Private Sector; Note No. 253. © World Bank, Washington, DC. http://hdl.handle.net/10986/11325 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”
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