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Published: 18 February 2021

640 Pages


ISBN: 9780198850953

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The Law of Investment Treaties

Third Edition

Jeswald W. Salacuse

Oxford International Law Library

  • Provides a complete and systematic overview of the field of investment treaty law, from one of its leading scholars and practitioners
  • Examines issues which are common across virtually all investment treaties, including the scope of application, conditions for the entry of foreign investment, and general standards of treatment of foreign investments
  • Includes analysis of all major developments in investment treaty law since the previous edition, such as the conclusion of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTTP), and the replacement of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)

New to this Edition:

  • Incorporates new sections on treaty entry into force, provisional application of investment treaties, investment facilitation, and monetary transfers
  • Assesses the impact of important developments in the field since the previous edition, including the termination of over 100 intra-EU BITs in 2020

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