Print version has subtitle: Perceptions and reality
1 online resource (liv, 602 pages).
Print version published: Austin, Tex. : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business ; Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands : Kluwer Law International ; Frederick, MD : Sold and distributed in North, Central and South America by Aspen Publishers, c2010. "This book, the outgrowth of a conference organized by the editors at Harvard Law School on April 19, 2008, aims to uncover the drivers behind the backlash against the current international investment regime."--P. xxxvii-xxxviii.
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The backlash against investment arbitration : perceptions and reality / Michael Waibel ... [et al.] Disregarding the corporate veil and denial of benefits clauses : testing treaty language and the concept of "investor" / Rachel Thorn & Jennifer Doucleff Private enforcement of international investment law : why we need investor standing in BIT dispute settlement / Stephan W. Schill Drawing the limits of free transfer provisions / Alejandro Turyn & Facundo Perez Aznar A comparison of ICSID and UNCITRAL arbitration : areas of divergence and concern / Stephen Jagusch & Jeffrey Sullivan The issues raised by parallel proceedings and possible solutions / August Reinisch Parallel proceedings : a practitioner's perspective / Richard Kreindler Annulment and its role in the context of conflicting awards / Christina Knahr Compensation for non-expropriatory investment treaty breaches in the Argentine gas sector cases : issues and implications / Kathryn Khamsi Arbitrator integrity / William Park Amicus curiae : a panacea for legitimacy in investment arbitration? / Nigel Blackaby & Caroline Richard Participation of non-governmental organizations in investment arbitration as amici curiae / Amokura Kawahru Legality of investments under ICSID jurisprudence / Gabriel Bottini Invoking state defenses in investment treaty arbitration / A Martinez Backlash to investment arbitration : three causes / Louis T. Wells Denunciation of the ICSID Convention and consent to arbitration / Christoph Schreuer Competing for capital : the diffusion of bilateral investment treaties, 1960-2000 / Zachary Elkins, Andrew T. Guzman, & Beth Simmons The Argentine financial crisis : state liability under BITs and the legitimacy of the ICSID system / William W. Burke-White Perceived bias in investment treaty arbitration? / Gus Van Harten European law challenges to investment arbitration / Markus Burgstaller Out of order / Luke Peterson Globalization : the driving force in international investment law / Tillman Rudolf Braun A dispute systems design diagnosis of ICSID / Ilija Mitrev Penusliski The international investment protection regime through the lens of economic theory / Anne van Aaken "History ain't changed" : why investor-state arbitration will survive the "new revolution" / Timothy G. Nelson The state, a perpetual respondent in investment arbitration? : some unorthodox considerations / Mehmet Toral & Thomas Schultz.
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