China’s investment treaties with the Arctic states: time for revision?
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Book chapter › Research › peer-review
The chapter looks into the international regulatory framework for foreign investments in the Arctic region with existing and potential Chinese investment in mind. It presents the internationally backed regulatory objectives as legal guidelines for the sustainable development of the region. The study further highlights the peculiarities of the investment treaty framework between China and the community of Arctic states, names the disadvantages of outdated treaty provisions and calls for their update and renegotiation.
|Title of host publication||The Routledge Handbook of Polar Law|
|Editors||Rachael Lorna Johnstone, Yoshifumi Tanaka, Vibe Garf Ulfbeck|
|ISBN (Print)||0367711702, 978-0367711702|
|Publication status||Accepted/In press - Jul 2023|
- Faculty of Law - bilateral investment treaties (BITs), Arctic region, China, local populations, Sustainable development