International Investment Law Concepts for Foreign Investors: Part 2 International Law and Treaties – A Primer for International Investors

7 Pages Posted: 18 Apr 2018 Last revised: 3 May 2018

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Alan Franklin

Global Business Risk Management

Date Written: April 12, 2018

Abstract

This article is part 2 in the series on basic international law concepts for investors. The focus is on treaties, dealing with: 1. Various types of treaties; 2. Important treaties for investors 3. The treaty making process 4. The effect of treaties in domestic law 5. Bilateral investment treaties and investors’ rights.

Keywords: International law, treaties, bilateral investment treaties, free trade agreements, monist systems, dualist systems

JEL Classification: K33, K4, K2, M16, M38, M48, F01, F02, F2, F21, F23, F33, F34, F38

Suggested Citation

Franklin, Alan, International Investment Law Concepts for Foreign Investors: Part 2 International Law and Treaties – A Primer for International Investors (April 12, 2018). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3161845 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3161845

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