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Call # K3830 .A67 2008
Title Appeals mechanism in international investment disputes / edited by Karl P. Sauvant ; with Michael Chiswick-Patterson
Imprint New York : Oxford Univeristy Press, c2008
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Descript. xxiii, 447 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-297) and index
Subject Investments, Foreign (International law)
Dispute resolution (Law)
International commercial arbitration
Alt Author Sauvant, Karl P
OCLC # 183179598
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Jeffrey D. Sachs 
 Preface / David M. Schizer 
Pt. IIntroduction 
1The Rise of International Investment, Investment Agreements and Investment Disputes / Karl P. Sauvant3
2The Multifaceted Nature of International Investment Law / Rainer Geiger17
3Implications for the Future of International Investment Law / Jose E. Alvarez29
Pt. IIRecent Trends in International Investment Law Disputes 
4A Coming Crisis: Expansionary Trends in Investment Treaty Arbitration / M. Sornarajah39
5Variation in the Substantive Provisions and Interpretation of International Investment Agreements / Patrick Juillard81
6Explanations for the Increased Recourse to Treaty-Based Investment Dispute Settlement: Resolving the Struggle of Life Against Form? / Jeswald W. Salacuse105
7The Proliferation of BITs: Conflicts of Treaties, Proceedings and Awards / Giorgio Sacerdoti127
8The Growing Diversity and Inconsistency in the IIA System / Anna Joubin-Bret137
Pt. IIIPromoting Consistency and Coherence 
9Challenges Facing Investment Disputes: Reconsidering Dispute Resolution in International Investment Agreements / Susan D. Franck143
10Transparency in International Dispute Settlement Proceedings on Trade and Investment / Hugo Perezcano Diaz193
11Provisions in the New Generation of U.S. Investment Agreements to Achieve Transparency and Coherence in Investor-State Dispute Settlement / Michael K. Tracton201
12Preliminary Rulings in Investment Arbitration / Christoph Schreuer207
13Transparency and Consistency in International Investment Law: Can the Problems Be Fixed by Tinkering? / Howard Mann213
14Improving the System of Investor-State Dispute Settlement: The OECD Governments' Perspective / Katia Yannaca-Small223
Pt. IVCritical Views on an Appellate Mechanism in Investment Disputes 
15Options to Establish an Appellate Mechanism for Investment Disputes / Barton Legum231
16Avoiding Unintended Consequences / Jan Paulsson241
17Implications of an Appellate Body for Investment Disputes from a Developing Country Point of View / Asif H. Qureshi, Shandana Gulzar Khan267
Pt. VReport to the Symposium 
18Examining the Institutional Design of International Investment Law / Christopher Brummer281
 Selected Bibliography / Brian J. Rapier289
App. 1Selection of BITs and FTAs with Provisions Relating to an Appellate Review Mechanism301
App. 2ICSID Convention, Excerpts319
App. 3ICSID, "Possible Improvements of the Framework for ICSID Arbitration"321
App. 4ICSID, "Suggested Changes to the ICSID Rules and Regulations"339
App. 5International Institute for Sustainable Development, "Comments on ICSID Discussion Paper, 'Possible Improvements of the Framework for ICSID Arbitration'"353
App. 6UNCTAD, "Latest Developments in Investor-State Dispute Settlement, 2005"377
App. 7UNCTAD, "Latest Developments in Investor-State Dispute Settlement, 2006"391
App. 8OECD, "Novel Features in OECD Countries' Recent Investment Agreements: An Overview"411