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Professor Julien Chaisse Quoted in Financier Worldwide Magazine on the Effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Which Has Dramatically Impacted FDI Flows in Many Regions


Professor Julien Chaisse, an associate member of CCCL, explains that the decline in global FDI is expected to bottom out in 2021, and the real recovery will start in 2022. We will have to see if the epidemic resumes in Europe and the UK in the autumn. On the bright side, strong transaction activity in the technology and pharmaceutical industries should support investment flows linked to mergers and acquisitions. Read the full article here: Richard Summerfield, “FDI in a post-COVID-19 world”, Financier Worldwide Magazine, 31 July 31 2021 <>.