Teaching and Curriculum Development + Investment Law and Policy

Executive Training on Investment Treaties and Arbitration for Government Officials

The program is designed for public sector officials whose responsibilities relate to investment treaty negotiation or investor-state arbitration.

Investment Arbitration and Human Rights

Human rights law can affect governments’ obligations regarding treatment of foreign investors and investments, while investment arbitrations can have important implications for human rights. Nevertheless, there remains significant uncertainty regarding whether and how to integrate human rights considerations into arbitral proceedings. In December 2014, CCSI offered a CLE workshop on investment arbitration and human rights,… read more

International Investment Syllabus Project

The ultimate objective of the project is to construct model syllabi for international investment law and make them available to institutions of higher learning throughout the world, especially in emerging markets.

Building an Investment Law Curriculum at Columbia Law School

CCSI staff work with Law School administrators to build curricula around foreign direct investment issues.