Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 July 2019

344 Pages

8.5 x 5.5 inches

ISBN: 9780199493746

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India and Bilateral Investment Treaties

Refusal, Acceptance, Backlash

Prabhash Ranjan

  • Studies the origin, evolution, and current state of play of India's bilateral investment treaties (BITs) and investment chapters in India's FTAs.
  • Only book that provides a detailed and critical account of India's approach towards investment treaties from India's independence in 1947 till date.
  • Situates India's approach to investment treaties in the overall economic policy towards foreign investment.
  • Demystifies the reasons India has been sued by so many foreign investors and critically examines India's reactions to these disputes.
  • Argues that India's future approach towards investment treaties must be based on twin frameworks of international rule of law and embedded liberalism.
  • Explains the international law on foreign investment that binds India.

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