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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements II

UNCTAD's Series on International Investment Agreements analyses the key concepts of core IIA provisions. The "First-generation Pink Series" or "Series One" (1999-2005) sought to help countries participate as effectively as possible in international investment rulemaking. The "Sequels" or "Series Two" update and complement this Series analysing how key issues in IIA provisions have evolved, particularly focusing on treaty practice and arbitral decisions. In line with UNCTAD's mandate the Sequels analyse the development impact of IIA provisions and their respective formulations, and give policy options that strengthen the sustainable-development aspect of IIAs.Both generations represent a standard reference tool for IIA negotiators, policymakers, the private sector, academia and other stakeholders.

EXPROPRIATION

Expropriation: A Sequel

UNCTAD Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements II (The "Pink Series")

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements II
19 Feb 2013
In this publication, Section I defines the concepts of direct and indirect expropriation and reviews the variety of measures that can constitute an expropriation. Section II focuses on the core issue of establishing an indirect expropriation: the recent treaty practice on defining indirect exprop...
TRANSPARENCY

Transparency: A sequel

UNCTAD Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements II (The “Pink Series”)

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements II
27 Nov 2013
Section I of the book contains an explanation of the concept of transparency as it is understood in the context of international investment agreements. Section II provides a review of current treaty and arbitral practice with respect to transparency issues. Section III analyses the interaction o...
FAIR & EQUITABLE TREATMENT V2

Fair and Equitable Treatment

A sequel

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements II
3 May 2012