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Inter‐Governmental Relations Under Yeltsin's New Federalism

Jeffrey Kahn

in Federalism, Democratization, and the Rule of Law in Russia

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246991
eISBN:
9780191599606
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246998.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

The fourth stage of Russia's federal transition—the ‘parade of treaties’—is the focus of this chapter. The legacy of Boris Yeltsin's presidency was the growth of institutional asymmetry, most notably ... More


Do BITs Really Work?: An Evaluation of Bilateral Investment Treaties and their Grand Bargain

Jeswald W. Salacuse and Nicholas P. Sullivan

in The Effect of Treaties on Foreign Direct Investment: Bilateral Investment Treaties, Double Taxation Treaties, and Investment Flows

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195388534
eISBN:
9780199855322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388534.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter assesses whether BITs have achieved their objectives. The first part of the chapter examines the historical movement to form BITs. The second part explores the goals motivating BITs, ... More


THE UNITED STATES 2004 MODEL BILATERAL INVESTMENT TREATY AND DENIAL OF JUSTICE IN INTERNATIONAL LAW

Stephen M. Schwebel

in International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.003.0027
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

In 2004, the United States government adopted and published a Model Bilateral Investment Treaty that substantially revised the Model Bilateral Investment Treaty previously employed by it in ... More


The Federal Reforms of Vladimir Putin

Jeffrey Kahn

in Federalism, Democratization, and the Rule of Law in Russia

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246991
eISBN:
9780191599606
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246998.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

The first year of Putin's presidency resulted in the most concerted and fundamental shake‐up of federal relations since 1993. Putin ended the bilateral treaty process and vowed to create a ... More


The Effect of Tax and Investment Treaties on Bilateral FDI Flows to Transition Economies *

Tom Coupé, Irina Orlova, and Alexandre Skiba

in The Effect of Treaties on Foreign Direct Investment: Bilateral Investment Treaties, Double Taxation Treaties, and Investment Flows

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195388534
eISBN:
9780199855322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388534.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter empirically examines the effect of bilateral investment treaties (BITs) and double taxation treaties (DTTs) on foreign direct investment. This chapter is structured as follows: firstly ... More


Protecting Capital: Independent Regulators and Super Courts

Alasdair Roberts

in The Logic of Discipline: Global Capitalism and the Architecture of Government

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195374988
eISBN:
9780199776849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374988.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter focuses on the creation of new independent regulatory agencies and signing of thousands of bilateral investment treaties during the era of liberalization. This was another massive ... More


The Framework of Investment Protection: The Content of BITs *

Peter Muchlinski

in The Effect of Treaties on Foreign Direct Investment: Bilateral Investment Treaties, Double Taxation Treaties, and Investment Flows

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195388534
eISBN:
9780199855322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388534.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter presents an overview of the most common provisions found in International Investment Agreements (IIAs), focusing on bilateral investment treaties (BITs), as they represent the most ... More


The Effect of Treaties on Foreign Direct Investment: Bilateral Investment Treaties, Double Taxation Treaties, and Investment Flows

Karl P. Sauvant and Lisa E. Sachs

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195388534
eISBN:
9780199855322
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388534.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In recent years, the treaties and strategies promoting global investment have changed dramatically. The widespread liberalization of economic policy has effectively spurred an increase in foreign ... More


A Return to the Gay Nineties?

Gus Van Harten

in Investment Treaty Arbitration and Public Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199552146
eISBN:
9780191711558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552146.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter introduces investment law and arbitration by examining the historical conflict between capital-exporting and capital-importing countries over proposals for a multilateral investment ... More


 The International Regulation of Multinational Corporations: Why There Is No Multilateral Foreign Direct Investment Regime

Stephen D. Cohen

in Multinational Corporations and Foreign Direct Investment: Avoiding Simplicity, Embracing Complexity

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195179354
eISBN:
9780199783779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179354.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter provides yet another eclectic analysis, this time of the still-irreconcilable controversy surrounding the “appropriate” kinds and extent of governmental regulation of MNCs as entities ... More


Explaining the Popularity of Bilateral Investment Treaties *

Andrew T. Guzman

in The Effect of Treaties on Foreign Direct Investment: Bilateral Investment Treaties, Double Taxation Treaties, and Investment Flows

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195388534
eISBN:
9780199855322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388534.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter looks at why BITs have become the preferred method for governing the relationship between foreign investors and host governments in developing countries. It offers a novel explanation of ... More


The FET in International Investment Agreements: A Typology of Drafting Formulations

Ioana Tudor

in The Fair and Equitable Treatment Standard in the International Law of Foreign Investment

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199235063
eISBN:
9780191715785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235063.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter presents the results of empirical research conducted on the basis of 365 bilateral investment treaties, and of the existing regional and multilateral treaties that contain a FET clause. ... More


Why Do Developing Countries Sign BITs? *

Deborah L. Swenson

in The Effect of Treaties on Foreign Direct Investment: Bilateral Investment Treaties, Double Taxation Treaties, and Investment Flows

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195388534
eISBN:
9780199855322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388534.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the correlation between previous foreign investment and the signing of bilateral investment treaties (BITs) to explore whether there is any evidence that the signing of BITs is ... More


The Global BITs Regime and the Domestic Environment for Investment

Susan Rose-Ackerman

in The Effect of Treaties on Foreign Direct Investment: Bilateral Investment Treaties, Double Taxation Treaties, and Investment Flows

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195388534
eISBN:
9780199855322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388534.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the impact of bilateral investment treaties (BITs) on foreign direct investment (FDI). It introduces the basic theoretical framework developed in Bubb and Rose-Ackerman (2007) ... More


Federalism and constitutional asymmetry

Cameron Ross

in Federalism and Democratisation in Russia

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719058691
eISBN:
9781781700174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719058691.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

This chapter discusses the development of constitutional and political asymmetry in the Yeltsin era. In Russia, there was little evidence of consensus and compromise in the drafting of its ... More


Do BITs Really Work? Revisiting the Empirical Link Between Investment Treaties and Foreign Direct Investment *

Jason Yackee

in The Effect of Treaties on Foreign Direct Investment: Bilateral Investment Treaties, Double Taxation Treaties, and Investment Flows

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195388534
eISBN:
9780199855322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388534.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Eric Neumayer and Laura Spess (2005) recently published in the journal World Development the first peer-reviewed, methodologically sophisticated econometric analysis of the effects that bilateral ... More


International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Christina Binder, Ursula Kriebaum, August Reinisch, and Stephan Wittich (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

International investment law has become increasingly prominent in the international legal order, spurred on by the explosion of Bilateral Investment Treaties between States and a sharp rise in ... More


BIT BY BIT: THE SILENT LIBERALIZATION OF THE CAPITAL ACCOUNT

Michael Waibel

in International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.003.0026
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

This chapter explores the relationship between free transfer clauses and exchange restrictions. The transfer of funds provision is a common feature of bilateral investment treaties (BITs). The free ... More


Rational Design or Accidental Evolution? The Emergence of International Investment Law

Joost Pauwelyn

in The Foundations of International Investment Law: Bringing Theory into Practice

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199685387
eISBN:
9780191765612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685387.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the emergence of modern international investment law (IIL). It identifies three unique features: its decentralized composition; organic emergence; and the fact that it is ... More


International Investment Agreements: Investor Protections and Foreign Direct Investment *

Ana Frischtak and Richard Newfarmer

in Handbook of Trade Policy for Development

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199680405
eISBN:
9780191760266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680405.003.0024
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter reviews the provisions in BITs and PTAs that grant foreign investors greater predictability on the policy framework regulating their investment, enumerates their purported benefits of ... More


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