Journals Higher Education



12 April 2013

560 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195389005

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Regionalism in International Investment Law

Leon Trakman and Nicola Ranieri

  • Provides a critical and comprehensive understanding of issues in a field which has grown exponentially in its importance particularly over the last decade, focusing on the European Union, Australia, North America, Asia, and China.
  • The book approaches the field of foreign direct investment from both academic and practical viewpoints and analyzes different bilateral, regional, and multinational agreements, often yielding competing perspectives.
  • Thorny issues relating to global commerce, sovereignty, regulation, expropriation, dispute resolution, and investor protections are covered, depicting how they have developed and are applied in different regions of the world.