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Published: 04 August 2014

744 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780199386321

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Yearbook on International Investment Law & Policy 2012-2013

Andrea Bjorklund

Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy

  • The only annual publication to provide an overview of current developments in the global international investment law and policy field, providing authoritative information that can be used by a wide audience
  • Provides up-to-date information that practitioners can use to understand trends as well as monitor and advise clients regarding FDI regulatory developments
  • Informs academics, researchers and government officials about the state of the debate on key issues in their field

New to this Edition:

  • Describes and assesses trends in foreign direct investment during 2012
  • Provides a comprehensive, insightful assessment of 2012's investment jurisprudence with a study of the jurisdictional issues ever-present in international investment law.
  • Surveys the investment agreements signed by states in 2012 and 2013
  • Offers an empirical assessment of the ways that investment agreements treat state-controlled entities (SCEs)
  • Provides an assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
  • Discusses the new U.S. Model BIT that proposes more significant obligations regarding regulatory transparency, expanding obligations to protect labor and the environment, and more
  • Studies the regulation of foreign direct investment in Bolivia outlining the state of affairs in Bolivia after its renunciation of the ICSID Convention in 2007 and the renunciation of several of its BITs.