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State investment banks and patient finance: An international comparison

State investment banks and patient finance: An international comparison

23 February 2018

UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose
Working Paper

Ref: IIPP WP 2018-01

Laurie Macfarlane
Honorary Research Fellow, IIPP

Mariana Mazzucato
Professor in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value
Director Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose, University College London

Abstract

This report reviews the design features of eight international state investment banks from countries and regions across the world, and the role that each bank plays in its respective economy. Lessons are used to reflect on how SIBs can be designed to address the challenges and opportunities of patient strategic finance.

PDF iconIIPP Working Paper 2018-01 (PDF)