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Corruption in International Investment Arbitration by Llamzon, Aloysius P (1st September 2014)

1 Introductory Chapter: Arbitrating Transnational Corruption

From: Corruption in International Investment Arbitration

Aloysius P Llamzon

Corruption — Investment — Investor — UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules — BITs (Bilateral Investment Treaties)

This introductory chapter sets out the book's two main purposes: first, to study the phenomenon of corruption in international investment, the growing movement under international law to prevent and criminalize such behaviour, and its relationship with international investment law and arbitration; and second, to develop a working framework for investment arbitration decision-making when issues of corruption arise. An overview of the subsequent chapters is also presented.

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