26 July 2018

New visitor at iCourts - Tarald Laudal Berge

22 August – 21 December 2018

Tarald Laudal Berge is a PhD Candidate at PluriCourts and The Dept. of Political Science, University of Oslo. He will be visiting iCourts from August 22 to December 21, 2018.

During his stay, Tarald will be working on and present parts of his doctoral project entitled ‘State Capacity in the Investment Treaty Regime.’ The project looks at the various ways and degrees to which states influence the structures and processes of the investment treaty regime. Substantially, Tarald is focused on the processes of investment treaty negotiation, investor-state arbitration, and domestic law-making procedures. His research is empirically oriented, and he utilises both qualitative and quantitative methods.