Working Papers


  • 1-October-2004

    English, Excel, 211kb

    2004/4 - "Indirect Expropriation" and the "Right to Regulate" in International Investment Law

    This document provides factual elements of information on jurisprudence, state practice and literature related to "Indirect Expropriation" and the "Right to Regulate". It presents the issues at stake and describes the basic concepts of the obligation to compensate for indirect expropriation, reviews whether and how legal instruments and other texts articulate the difference between indirect expropriation and the right of the

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  • 1-October-2004

    Russian, , 887kb

    2004/4 - Косвенная экспроприация и право на регулирование в международном инвестиционном праве

    This article on "Indirect Expropriation" and the "Right to Regulate" in International Investment Lawwas translated into Russian by Dr. Marina Trunk-Fedorova, LL.M. and published in Die Rechtslage von Auslandsinvestitionen in Transformationslaendern – Legal issues of foreign investment in transition countries. Liber Amicorum to Professor Wolfgang Seiffert, former Director of the Institute of East European Law at the University of

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  • 30-September-2004

    English, Excel, 329kb

    2004/3 - Fair and Equitable Treatment Standard in International Investment Law

    This document provides factual elements of information on jurisprudence, literature and state practice related to the fair and equitable treatment standard. It examines the origins of the standard and its use in international agreements and state practice, its relationship with the minimum standard of international customary law and the elements of its normative content as identified by arbitral tribunals.

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  • 30-September-2004

    Chinese, , 1,114kb

    2004/3 - 国际投资法上的公正与公平待遇标准

    This document provides factual elements of information on jurisprudence, literature and state practice related to the fair and equitable treatment standard. It examines the origins of the standard and its use in international agreements and state practice, its relationship with the minimum standard of international customary law and the elements of its normative content as identified by arbitral tribunals.

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  • 29-September-2004

    English, Excel, 219kb

    2004/2 - Most-Favoured-Nation Treatment in International Investment Law

    This document aims to enhance understanding of investment protection provisions in international investment agreements. It provides a factual survey of jurisprudence and related literature on MFN treaty clauses in investment agreements.

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  • 19-May-2004

    English, Excel, 205kb

    2004/1 - Relationships between International Investment Agreements

    International, bilateral and regional agreements have proliferated in the last ten to twenty years and new ones are still being negotiated. This study seeks to increase the level of understanding of the relationships between international investment disciplines...

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  • 30-September-2003

    English, Excel, 186kb

    2003/2 - Business Approaches to Combating Corrupt Practices

    The international business community's anti-corruption efforts are essential parts of broader systems for fighting corrupt business practices. This paper looks at anti-corruption material published on the websites of companies in UNCTAD’s list of top 100 non-financial multinational...

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  • 14-March-2003

    English, Excel, 194kb

    2003/1 - Incentives-based Competition for Foreign Direct Investment: The Case of Brazil

    The general benefits of attracting foreign direct investment (FDI), and the potential of FDI as a tool for regional economic development in particular, are commonly recognised by policy makers and analysts. This study concluded that FDI generally supports growth in developing, emerging and transition economies, irrespective of their initial state of development.

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  • 1-October-2002

    English, Excel, 145kb

    2002/2 - Managing Working Conditions in the Supply Chain: A Fact-Finding Study of Corporate Practices

    This working paper focuses on one aspect of supply chain management -- corporate policies and management practices with respect to working conditions in their supply chains. It provides new data about company practices of ...

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  • 4-June-2002

    English, Excel, 269kb

    2002/1 - Multinational Enterprises in Situations of Violent Conflict and Widespread Human Rights Abuses

    This report considers the challenges of conducting business responsibly in countries characterised by civil strife and extensive human rights violations. It focuses particularly on extractive industry companies and documents the search for solutions.

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