Feasibility study for post-location research on foreign investment in Europe


Invest in Britain Bureau, Department of Trade & Industry, United Kingdom

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The project involved research on inward investment policy in the UK in a context where Invest UK had decided to undertake a substantial and on-going survey of investor attitudes to the UK as a means of gathering more sophisticated intelligence on foreign investment trends. The EPRC research involved a pilot study of investors during 2000. This involved the development of a survey questionnaire and sample, a series of telephone interviews with investors and interpretation of the results in light of changes to the UK’s investment attractiveness