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The Public International Law Regime Governing International Investment (Volume 344)
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Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law

Volume: 344

Brill | Nijhoff, Leiden | Boston, 2011

Abstract

This course considers the ramifications of the legal regime that governs transborder capital flows. This regime consists principally of a network of some 3,000 investment treaties, as well as a growing body of arbitral decisions. Professor Alvarez contends that the contemporary international investment regime should no longer be described as a species of territorial “empire” imposed by rich capi…

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Alvarez, José Enrique, “The Public International Law Regime Governing International Investment (Volume 344)”, in: Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague Academy of International Law. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-8096_pplrdc_ej.9789004186828.193_544>
First published online: 2011



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