Tread Cautiously on Bilateral Investment Treaties

The Hindu Business Line, November 2009

3 Pages Posted: 1 May 2010

Date Written: November 25, 2009

Abstract

India should take into account the track record of bilateral investment treaties worldwide before committing itself to an arrangement with the US. Rather than attract investment, they tend to push the host country into a corner, squeezing its sovereign right to regulate inflows.

Keywords: Indian BITs, Foriegn Investment, US

Suggested Citation

Ranjan, Prabhash, Tread Cautiously on Bilateral Investment Treaties (November 25, 2009). The Hindu Business Line, November 2009 , Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1598767

Prabhash Ranjan (Contact Author)

South Asian University ( email )

Akbar Bhawan
Chankyapuri
Delhi, WA
India

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