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EU Foreign Investment Law

Angelos Dimopoulos

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199698608
eISBN:
9780191732140
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698608.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

Regulation of foreign investment presents one of the most topical and controversial subjects in EU law and international investment law. The introduction of EU competence over foreign direct ... 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


Conclusion and Content of EU International Investment Agreements

Angelos Dimopoulos

in EU Foreign Investment Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199698608
eISBN:
9780191732140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698608.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

Chapter 3 is dedicated to the exercise of EU competence in practice. The first part provides a depiction of the internal procedures for the conclusion of an International Investment Agreement (IIA) ... 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


Expansion: Multilateral Regional, and Sectoral Developments (Late 1990s)

Thomas L. Brewer and Stephen Young

in The Multilateral Investment System and Multinational Enterprises

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198293156
eISBN:
9780191684951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198293156.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Political Economy

This chapter discusses the expansion of the international investment regime and the new agreements that were added to the already existing array of bilateral, regional, and multilateral agreements. ... More


 Where Multinational Corporations Invest and Don't Invest and Why

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/9780195179354.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Because not even the largest MNC can afford to invest in every country, an important phase of the FDI cycle is the process by which a country chooses where to establish its foreign subsidiaries. The ... More


Multinational Enterprises and Foreign Direct Investment Policy: Theory and Issues

Thomas L. Brewer and Stephen Young

in The Multilateral Investment System and Multinational Enterprises

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198293156
eISBN:
9780191684951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198293156.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Political Economy

The multinational enterprise is an enterprise which owns, controls, and manages value-adding activities in more than one country. It engages in production and/or service activities across national ... More


ICSID from 1989 to 1999

Antonio R. Parra

in The History of ICSID

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199660568
eISBN:
9780191743382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660568.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

This chapter deals with the last year of the 1980s and all of the subsequent decade. Though mostly placid for ICSID, the period was one of momentous change elsewhere in the World Bank Group and, of ... More


Regulating Multinationals:Foreign Investment, Development, and the Balance of Corporate and Home Country Rights and Responsibilities in a Globalizing World

Peter T. Muchlinski

in The Evolving International Investment Regime: Expectations, Realities, Options

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199793624
eISBN:
9780199895205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199793624.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the nature and function of international investment agreements (IIAs) within the process of economic globalization and development. The examination is carried out from the ... More


Non-Discriminatory Treatment in Investment Disputes

Federico Ortino

in Human Rights in International Investment Law and Arbitration

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199578184
eISBN:
9780191722561
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199578184.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter analyzes the principle of non-discrimination on the basis of the nationality of the investor as one of the key legal guarantees provided to foreign investors by international investment ... 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


Admission and Establishment in the Context of Investment Protection *

Anna Joubin-Bret

in Standards of Investment Protection

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199547432
eISBN:
9780191701467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199547432.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the issues of admission and establishment in the context of international investment protection. It explores the link between the admission and entry of investors and the ... More


International Investment Rulemaking at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century: Stocktaking and Options for the Way Forward

James Zhan, Jorg Weber, and Joachim Karl

in The Evolving International Investment Regime: Expectations, Realities, Options

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199793624
eISBN:
9780199895205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199793624.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter reviews the current system of international investment rules and explores ways on how to move forward. It makes a plea for a new multilateral effort that is both reasonable and ... More


Regulation of Investment Incentives: Instruments at an International/Supranational Level

Lise Johnson

in Rethinking Investment Incentives: Trends and Policy Options

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231172981
eISBN:
9780231541640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231172981.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter looks at instruments that are used at an international or supra-national level to help govern the use of investment incentives. The chapter looks both at the extent to which those ... More


ASEAN: The Liberalization of Investment through Regional Agreements

Vivienne Bath

in Regionalism in International Investment Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780195389005
eISBN:
9780199332434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195389005.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses investment liberalization among members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). It focuses on the ASEAN Comprehensive Investment Agreement (ACIA), which came ... More


What States Can Do to Curb Treaty Shopping

Jorun Baumgartner

in Treaty Shopping in International Investment Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198787112
eISBN:
9780191829185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198787112.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

States being the ‘masters of the treaties’, Chapter 8 examines the policy and treaty drafting options available to States if they wish to curb the practice of treaty shopping. Though in particular ... More


Considering Recalibration of International Investment Agreements: Empirical Insights

Susan D. Franck

in The Evolving International Investment Regime: Expectations, Realities, Options

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199793624
eISBN:
9780199895205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199793624.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter explores the need to recalibrate investment agreements by drawing on empirical insights. In particular, it explores the impact of the integrity of the process of resolving investment ... More


Most-Favoured-Nation (MFN) Treatment

Andreas R. Ziegler

in Standards of Investment Protection

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199547432
eISBN:
9780191701467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199547432.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the historical developments and underpinnings of the most-favoured-nation (MFN) clause in bilateral investment treaties (BIT). It analyses different versions of the MFN clause ... More


Introduction: China’s International Investment Law and Policy Regime—Identifying the Three Tracks

Julien Chaisse

in China's International Investment Strategy: Bilateral, Regional, and Global Law and Policy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198827450
eISBN:
9780191866319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827450.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Company and Commercial Law

Being both a capital importing and a capital exporting nation, China must maintain a balance of this dual role through its international investment agreements (IIAs) system, attracting inward foreign ... More


All Clear on the Investment Front: A Plea for a Restatement

Petros C. Mavroidis

in The Evolving International Investment Regime: Expectations, Realities, Options

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199793624
eISBN:
9780199895205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199793624.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter argues that the discussion on trade and investment will not take off unless we first put together all the pieces of the jigsaw puzzle. Both the discussion in the Organization for ... More


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