The Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index, established in 1998, ranks countries based on how changes in their political, economic, and regulatory systems are likely to affect FDI inflows in the coming years.
The Global Cities Index provides a comprehensive ranking of the leading global cities from around the world and includes the companion Emerging Cities Outlook (ECO), which measures the potential of cities located in middle- and high-income countries to become even more global.
- Forbes, 1 June 2014
Two recent studies suggest that the mature economies of Europe and North America are viewed as safe havens in a turbulent world: 2014 Edelman Trust Barometer and A.T. Kearney’s 2014 Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index.
By: Paul Laudicina