UNCTAD Least Developed Countries Report

The reports in this series on LDCs (least developed countries) discuss economic development and poverty reduction in these countries, providing statistical tables and demographic information. Each report has a specific emphasis, such as the relationship between international trade and poverty, debt, agricultural productivity, and deficiencies in infrastructures; reports are provided back to 1996. From the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

FDI Statistics

If you are searching for sound foreign direct investment numbers, this is a good site to bookmark. This statistics page is part of a larger site run by UNCTAD’s Division on Investment, Technology, and Enterprise Development. Here you’ll find data on global inflows of FDI in some 196 economies from 1993 to 2001. Also, the World Investment Directory tracks extensive information for individual countries including … [ Read more ]