John Willman, then-Chief Leader Writer and Deputy Editor, The Financial Times, UK and speaker at the International Leaders Summit

“But the policies that make a country attractive to international investors are not hard to discern. Regulation and red tape discourage inward investment, as do high taxes, complex tax systems and legal uncertainty. The countries that are most successful in attracting foreign investors sweep away such obstacles -- which is why so many of the transition economies have adopted flat taxes.”


View these testimonials also...

Eric Jansson, journalist who served for nine years in eastern Europe for the Financial Times, dpa Deutsche Presse-Agentur and other news organizations.

Ivan Miklos, Former Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister, Slovak Republic, International Leaders Summit

Mart Laar, Former Prime Minister, Estonia International Leaders Summit