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Room to move: Building flexibility into investment treaties to meet climate-change commitments

Thrasher, Rachel

The international investment regime is out of phase with domestic policy efforts to combat climate change. Even the newest treaties prioritize investment facilitation ahead of climate mitigation. This Perspective proposes new treaty commitments that would facilitate a transition to renewable energy and help countries align their economic and climate goals.

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Academic Units
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Publisher
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Series
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 296
Published Here
November 9, 2021