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> The International Law on Foreign Investment

The International Law on Foreign Investment


M. Sornarajah, National University of Singapore


Following the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), the demonstrations against investor-state arbitration and the wide discussion during the 2016 US presidential election, the climate surrounding foreign investment law is one of controversy and change, and with implications for human rights and environmental protection, foreign investment law has gained widespread public attention and visibility. Addressing the pressing need to examine foreign investment law in the context of public international law, the role of the multinational corporation…

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Key features

  • A comprehensive and fully up-to-date account of the subject offering a holistic overview of the law contextualised by historical, economic and political perspectives
  • Provides a perfect balance of authoritative overview and thought-provoking analysis
  • Balances traditional developed country views on foreign investment with the views of developing states to offer competing perspectives

About the book

  • DOI
  • Subjects Financial Law,International Trade Law,Law
  • Format: Hardback
    • Publication date: 20 September 2017
    • ISBN: 9781107133624
    • Dimensions (mm): 247 x 174 mm
    • Weight: 1.22kg
    • Page extent: 638 pages
    • Availability: Manufactured on demand: supplied direct from the printer
  • Format: Paperback
    • Publication date: 11 August 2017
    • ISBN: 9781107590144
    • Dimensions (mm): 247 x 174 mm
    • Weight: 1.08kg
    • Page extent: 638 pages
    • Availability: Manufactured on demand: supplied direct from the printer
  • Format: Digital
    • Publication date: 21 June 2018
    • ISBN: 9781316459959

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