Can Russia Become a 'Green Investor' in Southern Africa?
International Institute for Sustainable Development
January 20, 2009
ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCE AND SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS IN RUSSIA, LEGAL AND PRACTICAL TRENDS, Wybe Th. Douma, Fiona M. Mucklow, eds., Cambridge: T.M.C. Asser Institute/Cambridge University Press, 2010
This chapter addresses Russian environmental finance from a different angle than most of the chapters in this book. The discussion focuses on how Russian companies and Russia, generally, engage in outward investment activity within the Southern African countries.
This chapter is based on the author's report 'Re-Think Russian Investment in Southern Africa' (full text downloadable at http://ssrn.com/abstract=1592930)
Keywords: Russia, FDI, investment, Southern Africa, SADC, sustainable development, leapfrogging development, natural resources
JEL Classification: Q32, P33, O55, Q56working papers series
Date posted: April 21, 2010 ; Last revised: April 23, 2010
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