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World Bank: enthusiasm for emerging markets waning

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Foreigners are increasingly cautious about investing in developing countries amid continued global economic and political turbulence, according to a World Bank survey. 

The World Investment and Political Risk 2013 report found macroeconomic instability and political risk ranking neck-and-neck as top concerns for investors as they plan over the short and medium terms.

The top three factors in investment decisions are economic stability, access to qualified staff and political risk.

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