Bilateral Investment Treaties and Preferential Trade Agreements: Is a BIT Really Better Than a Lot?Investment Treaty News Quarterly (2010)
The paper questions the claim that bilateral investment treaties provide a 'stepping stone' for developing country governments to enter into preferential trade agreements with developed countries.
- bilateral investment treaties,
- free trade agreements
Publication DateSeptember, 2010
Citation InformationLauge Skovgaard Poulsen, 'Bilateral Investment Treaties and Preferential Trade Agreements: Is a BIT Really Better Than a Lot?,' 1 Investment Treaty News Quarterly 1 (2010)