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Multilateral investment disciplines: Don’t forget the GATS!

Adlung, Rudolf

A number of recent studies have discussed the implications of most-favored-nation (MFN) clauses in bilateral investment treaties (BITs) and the possible need for, and role of, a multilateral framework for investment. Surprisingly, the relevance of existing multilateral disciplines, in particular under the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS), is seldom acknowledged in this context.

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Academic Units
Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment
Publisher
Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment
Series
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 117
Published Here
April 16, 2014

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A Chinese version of this paper is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.7916/D8NC5Z8S.

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