"Smell No Taste": The Social Impact of Foreign Direct Investment in Liberia

Year: 
2012
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This report traces the socio-economic and environmental impacts of foreign direct investment in the iron ore and palm oil sectors of Liberia. It explores how FDI perceived by communities who live in areas that are most affected by large-scale investment projects and to whether Liberia’s policy of attracting FDI strengthens or weakens the conditions for sustainable peace and equitable economic development in the country.

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