Conference on treaty shopping and tools for investment treaty reform
12 March 2018 8h30-18h00 OECD Conference Centre, Paris, France
The fourth annual OECD Investment Treaty Conference addressed treaty shopping -- a controversial investment treaty issue of policy interest for many governments and stakeholders -- and explored tools to help interested governments improve their investment treaty policies.
Treaty shopping is widespread in the current investment treaty system. Participants discussed methods used, impact, policy issues raised, relevant government treaty policies and other issues.