Thursday, December 4, 2014

New Issue: Journal of World Investment & Trade

The latest issue of the Journal of World Investment & Trade (Vol. 15, nos. 5-6, 2014) is out. Contents include:
  • Stephan W. Schill, Editorial: Towards a Normative Framework for Investment Law Reform
  • Special Issue: Towards Better Bits? - Making International Investment Law Responsive to Sustainable Development Objectives
    • Andreas R. Ziegler, An Introduction
    • Anne-Juliette Bonzon, Balance Between Investment Protection and Sustainable Development in BITs
    • Anne van Aaken, Smart Flexibility Clauses in International Investment Treaties and Sustainable Development
    • Laurence Boisson de Chazournes & Brian McGarry, What Roles Can Constitutional Law Play in Investment Arbitration?
    • Faraz Rojid & Maria del Carmen Vasquez, Investment Law and Poverty: Continuing the Debate through UNCTAD’s Investment Policy Framework for Sustainable Development
    • Krista Nadakavukaren Schefer, Poverty and Investment Law: Starting the Discussion
    • Tarcisio Gazzini, Bilateral Investment Treaties and Sustainable Development
  • Jonathan Bonnitcha, Investment Treaties and Transition from Authoritarian Rule