Effects of Investment Treaties in the Global South

Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Speakers
Lori Wallach
Director, Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch
Presiders
Terra Lawson-Remer
Fellow for Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy, Council on Foreign Relations

Lori Wallach, director of Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch, discusses investment treaties, their implications for policies to promote financial stability and sustainable use of natural resources, and the flaws of the arbitration system used by investors and nations to settle conflicts, with a focus on the global south.

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