Why Are We "Re-Calibrating" Our Investment Treaties? - WAMR 2010 Vol. 4, No. 2

José E. Alvarez
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20 pages
Media Description: 
PDF from "World Arbitration and Mediation Review (WAMR)"
March, 2011
Author Detail: 

Professor Alvarez is the Herbert and Rose Rubin
Professor of International Law at New York
University Law School where he teaches courses
on international law, foreign investment, and
international organizations. He is the past
president of the American Society of International Law and
recently concluded a series of lectures on “The New Public
International Law for International Investment” at The Hague
Academy of International Law which are expected to be published
in book form this year. Prior to entering academia in 1989,
Professor Alvarez was an attorney adviser with the Office of the
Legal Adviser of the U.S. Department of State. He is presently a
member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the executive council
of ASIL, the board of the Center for Reproductive Rights, and the
U.S. Department of State’s Advisory Committee on Public
International Law.