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Published: 09 February 2017

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780198739739

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The Evolution of International Arbitration

Judicialization, Governance, Legitimacy

Alec Stone Sweet and Florian Grisel

  • Provides a broad introduction to international arbitration for scholars, teachers, and students, as well as addressing the core concerns of practitioners and specialists in new ways.
  • Elaborates a clear causal theory of the judicialization of the arbitral order.
  • Compares international commercial (ICA) and investor-state arbitration (ISA) in each chapter.
  • Covers procedures, substantive law, precedent and the demand for appeal, and balancing in the public interest.
  • Assesses legitimacy debates (which have become intensely political) and reform proposals from the perspective on the arbitral order's overall evolution.

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