Publications

Publications

AZFA’s 21st Conference for the Free Economic Zones of the America’s in Tenerife Presentation: What do Companies Look for when they Settle in Free Trade Zones

 

ICA and WAVTEQ IEDC’s Annual Conference in Toronto Presentation: How to engage with site selection consultants to secure investment referrals and negotiate on incentives

 

Article: Why sustainability cannot be ignored
Publication: fDi Magazine, www.fDiIntelligence.com , June 2017
Authors: Dr Henry Loewendahl, Christian Kollinsky & Dr Douglas van den Berghe

 

Dr. Douglas van den Berghe (PhD), CEO, Investment Consulting Associates (ICA), Dr. Henry Loewendahl (PhD), Group CEO, WAVTEQ, & Christian Kollinsky, Sustainable Development Advisor, WAVTEQ (2017): Sustainable Development and FDI: Towards a Practical Framework to Implement the Principle of Sustainable Development into Investment Promotion Strategy

 

Van den Berghe, D. (2016), UNIDO Article: Participants at Vienna event highlight role of quality foreign direct investment for growth, value addition and industrial development

 

Van der Schoor, L. & Guruswamy, M. (2016), World FZO Research Article: Incentives Awarded across Free Zones – Confirming the Transition to Free Zones of the Future

 

Van der Schoor, L. & Guruswamy, M. (2016), World FZO Bulletin: Free Zones of the Future as Opportunity to Reposition Free Zones in Global Value Chains

 

Van der Schoor, L. & Van den Berghe, D. (2016), AZOFRAS Article: Free Zones and Incentives – Towards a Next Generation

 

Van den Berghe, D. & Van der Schoor, L. (2015), World FZO Bulletin: The Role of Free Zones Incentives in Corporate Investment Decisions

 

Steele, C. & Van der Schoor, L. (2015), Area Development Online Article: Well-Designed Incentives: Not a Zero-Sum Game

 

Green, R. (2015), Area Development Online Article: Renewed Expansion for Renewables Industry

 

ICA’s Incentives Transparency Index in State of the States (2015), Site Selection Magazine

 

Steele, C. & Green, R. (2014), Area Development Online Article: Energy Innovation Boosts Foreign Direct Investment

 

The Global Best to Invest Report (2014), Site Selection Magazine

 

Steele, C. (2013), Area Development Online Article: The Bi-Coastal Gateway to North America

 

Scenario Internationaal Ondernemen maart 2013, Douglas van den Berghe, CEO, Investment Consulting Associates Click Here.

 

The Global Best to Invest Report (2013), Site Selection Magazine

 

Van den Berghe, D. & Van der Schoor, L. (2013), Background Paper for Eight Columbia International Investment Conference: Investment Incentives: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Assessing the costs, benefits and options for policy reform

 

The Global Best-to-Invest Rankings (2012), Site Selection Magazine

 

Steele, C. (2011), Area Development Online Article: Canadian Logistics – Thinking Globally, Acting Locally

 

Steele, C. (2010), Area Development Online Article: The Logistics Advantages North of the U.S. Border

 

Manufacturing- The American Prodigal Son? Christopher Steele – President, CWS Consulting Group LLC chris.steele@cwsgrp.com and Twitter at @cwsgroup Click Here.

 

Reports

 

Revival of United States as Economic Power House – U.S. FDI Competitiveness Report 2011 Click Here.

 

Port Study 2009 – White Paper on Competitiveness Europe and Middle East”
Given the world economy of today ports have become hubs in linking global trade and foreign direct investment. As such ports and their surrounding business parks are crucial for the competitiveness of countries and regions. This white paper assesses the competitiveness of European and Middle Eastern ports – through a Port Competitiveness Index (PCI). The approach taken is unique as they integrate multiple aspects of competitiveness: tax, transfer pricing, legal, customs and the general business environment. View Extract.

Press Contact

Zoë Harries
Director Marketing & Business Development

 

+31 20 217 0116
+31 6 1549 9998
zoe@ic-associates.com

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