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Published: 04 January 2018

512 Pages


ISBN: 9780198809722

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A new practitioner law publication

Yearbook on International Investment Law & Policy 2015-2016

Lisa E. Sachs and Lise Johnson

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
  • Provides up-to-date, authoritative 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 of the key issues and debates in their field

New to this Edition:

  • Analysis of problems that pervade commonly used FDI data and that raise questions about the use of such data to form policy
  • An in-depth discussion of key developments in investment treaties in an era of rapid and significant change
  • An overview of important decisions in investment treaty law, covering issues of procedure and substance
  • New insights and evidence on such issues as the rates of success in investment treaty cases, and the impact of claims on government decision-making
  • Insights on emerging issues such as how fragmented production and global value chains relate to the definition of covered 'investments' and damages available for harm to those investments