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Unlevel playing field
Unlevel playing field
Unlevel playing field
Unlevel playing field
Unlevel playing field
Unlevel playing field
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Unlevel Playing Field. ACIJ og FIVAS, 2008. Rapporten ser på rollen til Verdensbankens tvisteløsningsmekanisme ICSID, med casestudier fra vannprivatiseringssaker i Bolivia og Argentina. Rapporten er laget i samarbeid med den argentinske NGOen ACIJ.

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  1. 1. November 2008 2
  2. 2. Contents Introduction Chapter 1: Creation, structure and functioning of ICSID Context: The Decade of the Nineties ICSID's Creation The Role of Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs) Characteristics of ICSID Legal Proceedings Prerequisites for ICSID Jurisdiction ICSID Facts and Figures Chapter 2: Observations to the system created by ICSID and the BITs The Relationship between ICSID and The World Bank Questions regarding the Day-to-day Functioning of ICSID The Accumulation of Cases against One Country: Argentina Chapter 3: The cases of Bechtel and Suez The Case of Bechtel The Case of Suez The Relevance of Cases in relation to Human Rights Protection Chapter 4: Challenging ICSID States and their Alternatives Civil Society: Alternatives to the System Bibliography 5 8 9 10 12 12 15 19 21 27 32 33 34 38 42 47
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