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Call # K3830 .V36 2007
Author Van Harten, Gus
Title Investment treaty arbitration and public law / Gus Van Harten
Imprint Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2007
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Descript. xxxii, 214 p. ; 24 cm
Series Oxford monographs in international law
Summary/Abstract "This book outlines investment treaty arbitration as a public law system and demonstrates how the system goes beyond all other forms of international adjudication in giving arbitrators a comprehensive jurisdiction to determine the legality of sovereign acts and to award public funds to businesses that sustain loss as a result of government regulation."--BOOK JACKET
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-208) and index
Subject Investments, Foreign -- Law and legislation
International commercial arbitration
Commercial treaties
OCLC # 76967228
Table of Contents
1Introduction1
2A return to the gay nineties?12
3From contract to public law45
4Scope and standards of review72
5The transformation of international law95
6Approaches and interpretations121
7The businessman's court152