Publications

15

Nov
CICA SummaryIntroductionThe Green Bond Principles (GBP) are voluntary process guidelines. The GBP are intended for broad use by the market and are designed to provide the information needed to increase capital allocation to environmentally sustainable purposes.GBP is famed by the same four core components: Use of Proceeds, Process for Project ...

04

Oct
BIAC Discussion Paper - June 2016CICA Summary The share of private sector investment in green finance is rising by 26% from 2013 to 2014. Private sector investment depends on an assurance that the policy environment is stable and predictable for the duration of projects. Increasing regulatory coordination should be an overarching priority. A ...

28

Sep
CICA Summary Investments in Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) have grown in absolute terms since 1991 with two notable periods of expansion and one period of contraction. The growth cycles of PPP investments have been influenced by five big economies-- Brazil, China, India, Mexico, and Turkey -- that have increased their market share over ...

15

Jun
CICA Summary The world made a collective commitment to respond to climate change. To invest in sustainable infrastructure (defined as projects that are socially inclusive low carbon and climate resilient) must be part of the answer. A “triple win” is: i) reduce emissions and climate risk, ii) spurs economic development, iii) ...

06

Jun
CICA Summary Prudent Debt Targets and fiscal frameworks Government debt has increased sharply in most OECD countries, raising questions about what government debt level countries should target and how fiscal frameworks should be designed to bring debt down to a prudent level. Prudent debt targets provide the commitment tool that reassures markets ...

03

Jun
Executive summary Public investment supports the delivery of key public services, connects citizens and firms to economic opportunities, and can serve as an important catalyst for economic growth. After three decades of decline, public investment has begun to recover as a share of GDP in emerging markets (EMs) and low income ...

15

Mar
Written by Mark Leonard - World Economic Forum - Global Agenda Councils - January 2015 Publication co-authored by the following members of the Global Agenda Council on Geo-economics: Karan Bhatia, Ian Bremmer, Sergei Guriev, Parag Khanna, Hina Rabbani Khar, Michael A. Levi, Takashi Mitachi, Douglas Rediker and Dmitri Trenin. " This paper attempts ...

17

Nov
IMF –  World Economic Outlook 2014, Chapter 3.CICA SummaryGreater public investment in infrastructure increases GDP in both the short and long term. In the short term, the investments boost demand through the effects of fiscal multiplier, while in the long term it expands the production capacity.Two elements enhance returns from ...

09

Nov
Kaori Miyamoto and Emilio Chiofalo, OECD Development Co-operation Directorate, October 2015. CICA Summary An overview of the support by multilateral and bilateral development partners to the infrastructure of developing countries. 1. Financing gaps and the amounts of distributions of ODF for infrastructureInvestment gap is estimated at being 2-3 times larger than current investments. Only ...

09

Nov
Celik S., Isaksson M., OECD Corporate Governance Working Papers, No.1, OECD Publishing, 2013.CICA Summary The paper offers a framework for analysing the character and the degree of ownership engagement by institutional investors. Investments in publicly listed companies coming from institutional investors have been following an increasing trend. The question that ...
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