Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy 2012-2013 by Andrea BjorklundYearbook on International Investment Law and Policy 2012-2013 by Andrea Bjorklund

Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy 2012-2013

byAndrea Bjorklund

Hardcover | July 30, 2014

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Today, international investment law consists of a network of multifaceted, multilayered international treaties that, in one way or another, involve virtually every country of the world. The evolution of this network raises a host of issues regarding international investment law and policy,especially in the area of international investment disputes. The Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy 2012-2013 monitors current developments in international investment law and policy, focusing on recent trends and issues in foreign direct investment (FDI). With contributions byleading experts in the field, this title provides timely, authoritative information on FDI that can be used by a wide audience, including practitioners, academics, researchers, and policy makers.Contributions to the Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy 2012-2013 cover the 2012-2013 trends in international investment agreements, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) trends, and the challenge of investment policies for outward FDI, as well as a review of 2012 internationalinvestment law and arbitration. This edition contains essays from the Symposium on Sustainable Development and International Investment Law: Bridging the Divide. Also included are general articles providing an analysis of arbitral tribunal practice regarding the applicable law to state contractsunder the ICSID Convention in the Twenty First Century; the role of municipal laws in investment arbitration; the status of state-controlled entities under international investment law, the US and the Trans-Pacific partnership (TPP); new 2012 US Model BITs; and the Regulation of FDI in Bolivia. Thisvolume concludes with the winning memorials from the 2012 FDI International Moot Competition.
Andrea Bjorklund is the L. Yves Fortier Chair in International Arbitration and International Commercial Law, McGill University Faculty of Law, Montreal, Quebec, and Senior Fellow, Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment (VCC), New York She teaches courses in international arbitration and litigation, international ...
Title:Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy 2012-2013Format:HardcoverDimensions:736 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:July 30, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199386323

ISBN - 13:9780199386321

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Table of Contents

Submission policyContributorsLise Johnson and Rahim Moloo: ForewordPreface by the Editorial CommitteePART ONE1. Karl P. Sauvant: FDI trends in 2011-2012 and the challenge of investment policies for outward foreign direct investment2. Ian A. Laird, Borzu Sabahi, Fr.d.ric G. Sourgens, and Nicholas J. Birch: International investment law and arbitration: 2012 in review3. Lise Johnson and Lisa Sachs: Trends in international investment agreements, 2011/2012PART TWOSYMPOSIUM ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT LAW: BRIDGING THE DIVIDELise Johnson and Rahim Moloo: Introduction4. Rahim Moloo and Jenn Chao: International Investment Law and Sustainable Development: Bridging the Divide5. Caroline Henckels: Standards of review and sustainable development in investment treaty arbitration6. Stephan W. Schill: International Investment Law as International Development Law7. Vid Prislan and Ruben Zanvliet: Standards and CSR norms in international investment agreements: Prospects for sustainable development8. Mavluda Sattorova: International investment law and renewable energy: Enabling national policy-making9. Alessandra Asteriti: Regulatory expropriation claims in international investment arbitration: a bridge too far?GENERAL ARTICLES10. Patrick Dumberry and Jacob Jones: International Law, whether you like it or not: An analysis of Arbitral Tribunal Practice regarding the Applicable Law to State Contracts under the ICSID Convention in the Twenty First Century11. Hernando Diaz-Candia: The Role of Municipal Laws in Investment Arbitration12. Jo En Low: The Status of State-Controlled Entities Under International Investment Law13. David A. Gantz: The United States and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)14. Paolo Di Rosa and Dawn Hewitt: The New 2012 U.S. Model BIT: Staying the Course15. Bjorn Arp: The Regulation of FDI in BoliviaSPECIAL SECTIONWINNING MEMORIALS FROM THE 2012 FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT INTERNATIONAL MOOT COMPETITION (FDIMOOT)Winning Claimant Memorial: Nalsar University of Law, HyderabadWinning Respondent Memorial: Saint-Petersburg State UniversityWinning Respondent Memorial: King's College London