The Swedish Agency for Growth Policy Analysis has the task of analysing the areas that are most important for growth. The overall objective is to strengthen Swedish competitiveness and create conditions for more jobs in more and growing businesses throughout the country. Growth Analysis works on evaluations, analyses, and statistics in a broad Swedish and international perspective. Growth Analysis is a worldwide, cross-border organization. The head office is located in Östersund, Sweden, but activities are also conducted in Stockholm, Brasilia, New Delhi, Beijing, Tokyo, Brasilia and Washington, DC.
This study discusses pros and cons of the Swedish international investment agreements from an economic perspective. It concludes that the older Swedish bilateral agreements should be revised to ensure that they do not provide more protection in Sweden to investment from partner countries, than is available to investment from non partner countries or to Swedish domestic investment.