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The Emerging Global Regime for Investment

  title={The Emerging Global Regime for Investment},
  author={Jeswald W. Salacuse},
  journal={Harvard International Law Journal},
  • J. Salacuse
  • Published 2010
  • Political Science
  • Harvard International Law Journal
Although the 3000 international investment treaties concluded since the end of World War II are separate and distinct international legal instruments, they constitute, as a group, an emerging global regime for investment. Drawing on regime theory from the field of international relations, this Article examines the elements of the international investment regime, the reasons for its development, the goals that it pursues, and the challenges that it faces. While having all the characteristics of… 

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