Liberalizing Financial Services and Foreign Direct Investment

Developing a Framework for Commercial Banking FDI

  • Laura Páez

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Laura Páez
    Pages 1-6
  3. Laura Páez
    Pages 171-175
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 176-263

About this book


This book focuses on the relationship between FDI and financial service liberalization in the context of the WTO. By conducting an economic assessment on the extent of GATS liberalization in commercial banking it seeks to empirically clarify if the multilateral liberalization efforts under the WTO promote FDI.


banking foreign direct investment investment WTO

Authors and affiliations

  • Laura Páez
    • 1
  1. 1.United Nations Economic Commission for AfricaEthiopia

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