Development finance researcher, Paddy Carter, from the Overseas Development Institute has examined why development finance institutions use offshore financial centers and set out an overview of the advantages and disadvantages of doing so. The study is initiated by the DFIs in Britain (CDC), Switzerland (SIFEM), and Norway (Norfund). 

Time:     June 15, at 8.15 – 09.45 (light breakfast served from 8.00)

Place:    Norfund’s office, Fridtjof Nansens plass 4

 

Paddy Carter's presentation can be downloaded here

 

About Paddy Carter: 

Paddy Carter is a Research Fellow at the Overseas Development Institute in London. He specialises in aid allocation, domestic revenue mobilisation, and development finance more generally. He is also interested in public sector reform, monetary policy in developing countries, and structural change.

Registration 15th June 2017