Research Handbook on International Law and Natural Resources

Research Handbook on International Law and Natural Resources

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781783478323
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 10/16/2014
Pages: 584

About the Author

Edited by Elisa Morgera, Professor of Global Environmental Law, Law School, University of Strathclyde and Co-Director of the Strathclyde Centre for Environmental Law and Governance, UK and Kati Kulovesi, Professor of International Law, School of Law, University of Eastern Finland

Table of Contents

Contents:
Introduction
PART I KEY CONCEPTS
1. National Sovereignty Over National Resources: Environmental Challenges and Sustainable Development
Virginie Barral
2. Foreign Direct Investment: International Investment Law and Natural Resource Governance
Jorge E. Viñuales
3. International Trade: Natural Resources and the World Trade Organization
Kati Kulovesi
4. Natural Resources and Human Rights
Francesco Francioni
5. Corruption and Conflict
Emanuela Orlando
6. Corporate Accountability
Elisa Morgera
PART II RESOURCES UNDER NATIONAL JURISDICTION
Section A: Biological Resources
7. Land:
Lorenzo Cotula
8. Forests: Learning Lessons from our Interventions
Feja Lesniewska
9. Fisheries
Alexander Proelss
10. Wildlife and Landscapes
Arie Trouwborst
11. Genetic Resources
Claudio Chiarolla
Section B: Energy
12. Oil and Gas: International Petroleum Regulation
Kim Talus
13. Renewable Energy
Rafael Leal-Arcas and Stephen Minas
14. Biofuels
Max Jansson and Seita Romppanen
Section C: Other Resources
15. Water
Owen Mcintyre
16. Minerals
Michael Kidd
17. Arctic Resources: Exploitation of Natural Resources in the Arctic from the Perspective of International Law
Timo Koivurova
PART III RESOURCES BEYOND NATIONAL JURISDICTION
18. High Seas Fisheries
Richard Barnes and Carmino Massarella
19. Resources of the International Seabed Area
James Harrison
20. Marine Genetic of Resources in Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction: Soul Searching and the Art of Balance
Charlotte Salpin
21. Antarctica Resources: Economic Activities in Antarctica: Resources and Legal Regimes
Julia Jabour
PART IV ACTORS AND INSTITUTIONS
22. International Law-Making
Ben Boer
23. Global Governance: Problem Shifting in the Anthropocene and the Limits of International Law
Rakhyun E. Kim and Harro Van Asselt
24. International Dispute Settlement: The Settlement of Investment Disputes Concerning Natural Resources - Applicable Law and Standards of Review Federico Ortino and Nima Mersadi Tabari
Conclusions: A Research Agenda on International Law and Natural Resources
Elisa Morgera and Kati Kulovesi
Index

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