The Academy is an institution for the study and teaching of public and private international law and related subjects. Its purpose is to encourage a thorough and impartial examination of the problems arising from international relations in the field of law. The courses deal with the theoretical and practical aspects of the subject, including legislation and case law.
All courses at the Academy are, in principle, published in the language in which they were delivered in the Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law.
This volume contains: - Enforcing International Law through Non-Forcible Measures by L.F. DAMROSCH, Professor at Columbia University in the City of New York; - Bilateral Treaties and Multilateral Instruments on Investment Protection by G. SACERDOTI, Professor at the University of Milan.
Co-publication with: The Hague Academy of International Law.
Table of Contents: L.F. Damrosch I. Introduction. II. Economic sanctions: unilateral measures, illustrated through United States practice. III. Economic sanctions (continued): United States practice in multilateral context. IV. Civil actions in national courts. V. Criminal actions in national and international tribunals. Bibliography.
Table of Contents: G. Sacerdoti I. Private foreign investments in the present international economic system: financial flows, economic function and legal regulation. II. The concept of foreign investment and the definition of the investor in recent BITs. III. Market access by foreign investors. IV. The standards of treatment of foreign investments: BITs and multilateral instruments. V. Expropriation and compensation. VI. The settlement of foreign investment disputes. Bibliography.