Resources: Links & Publications

IncentivesMonitor has made a strong contribution to academic, business and policy research studies. Some of the studies are listed below:

News Articles

White, K. (2017), 25 Most Impactful Site Selection Projects of 2016
  25 Most Impactful Site Selection Projects of 2016

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

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

Story, L. (1st December, 2012), The New York Times Article
  As Companies Seek Tax Deals, Governments Pay High Price

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

Papers

Quan, L. (2015), Review of International Political Economy
  Fiscal decentralization and tax incentives in the developing world

Quan, L. (2006), The Journal of Politics
  Democracy, Autocracy, and Tax Incentives to Foreign Direct Investors: A Cross-National Analysis

Loewendahl, H. (2016), Study
  Boeing vs. Airbus: How much incentives are being awarded to aerospace companies?

Jensen, N. (2014), Kauman Foundation Paper
  Evaluating Firm-Specific Location Incentives: An Application to the Kansas PEAK Program

Loewendahl, H. (2014), Study
  The Impact of Taxes and Incentives on the Inward Investment Performance of US States

Johnson, L. and Toledano, P. (2013), Vale Columbia Center Paper
  Investment Incentives: The good, the bad and the ugly. Assessing the costs, benets and options for policy reform

Jensen, N., Malesky, E. and Walsh, M. (2013), University White Paper
  Competing for Global Capital or Local Voters? The Politics of Business Location Incentives

Thomas, K. (2013), University White Paper
  Regional Aid and Aid to Mobile Investment: How Well Have Controls Worked?

Preston, P. (2013), Journal of the Music & Entertainment Industry Educators Association Paper
  Examination of Film Production Tax Incentives

Sirota, D. (2013), Institute for America's Future Paper
  The Plot Against Pensions

Useful Links

  Website  www.wavteq.com 

WAVTEQ, is the world's fastest growing FDI technology and consulting company. We aim to be the leading provider of technology, data, and business development solutions for the foreign direct investment ( FDI ) market.

IncentivesMonitor was originally launched in 2010 as ICA Incentives developed jointly by ICA and WAVTEQ's software team. In 2014, WAVTEQ acquired full ownership and ICA Incentives was re-launched as IncentivesMonitor™

  Website  www.ic-associates.com/ 

IC-Associates, is an independent supplier of FDI advisory, location selection and optimization and software development for both multinationals and governments.

IncentivesMonitor was originally launched in 2010 as ICA Incentives developed jointly by IC associates and WAVTEQ's software team. In 2014, WAVTEQ acquired full ownership and ICA Incentives was re-launched as IncentivesMonitor™

  Website  www.fdiintelligence.com 

fDi Intelligence, a division of the Financial Times Ltd, is the largest FDI centre of excellence globally. Specialising in all areas relating to foreign direct investment and investment promotion, the full suite of services includes: location advertising to generate brand awareness; industry-leading intelligence tools to develop FDI strategies and identify potential investors; and tailored FDI events and investor roundtables to meet target companies and generate business leads.

  Website  www.fdimarkets.com 

fDi Markets, a service from the Financial Times, is the most comprehensive online database of crossborder greenfield investments available, covering all countries and sectors worldwide.

We provide access to real-time monitoring of investment projects, capital investment and job creation. You can also track and profile companies investing overseas, as well as conduct in-depth analysis to uncover trends.

  Website  www.fdibenchmark.com 

fDi Benchmark, a service from the Financial Times, specialising in the analysis of all areas relating to foreign direct investment including tools that assess the relative competitiveness of more than 600 locations across over 65 sectors, customised value propositions, foreign direct investment (FDI) brochures and data-driven research insights - providing economic development organisations with a benchmarking capability beyond any similar service in the market.