Editor/author Editor/author of the UNCTAD Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements

Editor/author of the UNCTAD Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements - Sequels:

  1. -Transparency: A Sequel (United Nations, 2013)

  2. -Expropriation: A Sequel (United Nations, 2012) with Alejandro Faya Rodriguez and Sergey Ripinsky

  3. -Fair and Equitable Treatment: A Sequel (United Nations, 2011) with Peter Muchlinski and Sergey Ripinsky

  4. -Scope and Definition: A Sequel (United Nations, 2011)

  5. -Most-Favoured-Nation Treatment: A Sequel (United Nations, 2010) with Alejandro Faya Rodriguez

  6. -Investor-State Dispute Settlement : A Sequel (United Nations, forthcoming 2013) with Andrea Bjorklund and Sergey Ripinsky

  7. -The UNCTAD Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements 1st Edition (United Nations, 1998-2005)


  1. -Case Commentary on RSM v. St Lucia in Journal on International Investment and Trade 1- 2015.

  2. -Say No to fragmentation of international investment law – A global appellate system is necessary, Columbia FDI Perspective

  3. -Fordham paper on Rules on Investor-State Mediation : A comparison, Fordham, 2014.

  4. -Chapter on The Effectiveness of the ICSID Mechanism on Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Enforcement of Investment Treaty Awards, J. Fouret ed. (Globe Law and Business)

  5. -Chapter - Introduction to the BIICL Publication on Regional Investment Treaties

  6. -La médiation investisseur-Etat dans P. Cecchi-Dimeglio et B.Brenneur (eds.) (2014) Regards Croisés sur les Modes Alternatifs de Règlement de Conflits, Bruylant-Larcier. Coll. Prévenir, négocier, résoudre.

  7. -A set of rules dedicated to investor-State mediation: the IBA investor-State Mediation Rules, Joubin-BretU19617, in ICSID Review – Foreign Investment Law Journal, 10-1093/icsidreview/sit050

  8. -Investor-State Mediation: a Simulation, with Susan D. Franck in ICSID Review- Foreign Investment Law Journal (2013) p.1-22, 10.1093/icsidreview/sit036

  9. -Reconciling investment protection and protection of the environmentin “Bridging the Gap between International Investment Law and the Environment” Eds. Prof. Ige Dekker, Dr. Tineke Lambooy and YuliaLevashova LLM, Utrecht University Press

  10. -International Dispatch: Investor-State Disputes in ABA Dispute Resolution Magazine – Fall 2013 Issue.

  11. -Les Cahiers de l’Arbitrage 2013-1, Les nouvelles règles IBA de médiation entre investisseurs et Etats : un outil au service du règlement des différends investisseur-Etat, February 2013

  12. -Preferential Trade and Investment Agreements and Regionalism : A Stepping-stone towards a Multilateral Set of investment Rules or Another Type of Noodles in the Spaghetti Bowl ? A conference paper Frankfurt Investment Law workshop (Stephan Schill, ed. 2013)

  13. -American Society of International Law (ASIL), Article prepared for the 106th Annual Meeting: Confronting Complexity Panel on sanctions in International Investment Law, “Is there a Need for Sanctions in International Investment Arbitration?”, March 2012

  14. -New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer, “First Tailored Rules for Investor-State Mediation – Draft for Comment Prepared by the International Bar Association State Mediation Subcommittee”, Spring 2012, Vol. 5, n° 1

  15. -“International Investment Law and Development,” Sustainable Development in World Investment Law (2011)

  16. -“Admission and Establishment in International Investment Agreements,” Protection of Foreign Investment Through Modern treaty Arbitration in A. Hoffman ed. (2010)

  17. -“BITs of the Last Decade: A Ticking Bomb for the States?,” The Future of the Investment Arbitration (2009)

  18. -“Admission and Establishment in the Context of Investment Protection,” Standards of Investment Protection, in A. Reinisch ed. (2008)

  19. -“The Growing Diversity and Inconsistency in the IIA System,” Appeals Mechanisms in International Investment Disputes in K. Sauvant ed. (2008)


Other publications:

  1. -Alternatives to Investor-State Dispute Settlement - II (United Nations, 2011) with Susan Franck

  2. -Investor-State Disputes: Prevention and Alternatives to Arbitration (United Nations, 2010) with Jan Knoerich

  3. -Bilateral Investment Treaties, 1995-2006: Trends in investment rulemaking (United Nations, 2006) with Roberto Echandi



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International Investment Lawyer



  1. -Investment Arbitration, Mediation and Conciliation

  2. -Alternative Dispute Resolution

  3. -Investment policies, treaties and laws

  4. -Dispute prevention policies







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