Learning from Brazil’s bilateral investment treaties

Cavallo, Paulo

Investigations on the impact of BITs on FDI flows have neglected Brazil, a country that has attracted increased FDI flows despite not enacting any BIT. This Perspective, through a counterfactual analysis, argues that Brazil had not achieved its full potential and would have received additional FDI had it enacted BITs.

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Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 270
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March 26, 2020