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When BITs have some bite: The political-economic environment for bilateral investment treaties

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  • Jennifer Tobin & Susan Rose-Ackerman, 2011. "When BITs have some bite: The political-economic environment for bilateral investment treaties," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 6(1), pages 1-32, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:revint:v:6:y:2011:i:1:p:1-32
    DOI: 10.1007/s11558-010-9089-y
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    Keywords

    Bilateral investment treaties; Foreign direct investment; Political risk; International institutions; F21; F23; O16; O19;

    JEL classification:

    • F21 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Investment; Long-Term Capital Movements
    • F23 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - Multinational Firms; International Business
    • O16 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Financial Markets; Saving and Capital Investment; Corporate Finance and Governance
    • O19 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - International Linkages to Development; Role of International Organizations

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