Call for Papers – Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy The Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment (CCSI) is pleased to announce a call for papers for Part Two of the Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy published by Oxford University Press (OUP). The Yearbook monitors current developments in international investment law and policy. Part One focuses on trends in foreign direct investment, international investment agreements, and investment disputes. Part Two looks at central issues in the contemporary discussions on international investment law and policy.
The chapters in Part Two may be detailed analyses or short think-pieces. All papers must be original texts and are subject to double-blind peer review.
Original contributions to be considered for publication in the Yearbook are accepted on a rolling basis until January 15, 2017; please send submissions to email@example.com. Please include an abstract; a table of contents is also recommended. Footnotes should conform to guidelines available here: http://ccsi.columbia.edu/files/2014/03/YIILP-Quick-Reference-Guide_OSCOLA_v2.pdf
The Journal on the Law & Practice of International Courts and Tribunals will publish a special issue on the duties, rights and powers of international arbitrators under guest editors Jose Manuel Álvarez Zárate and Katia Fach Gómez and for this purpose they organize an international Conference at American University College of Law (September 19, 2017). The call for papers can be found here: CFP Arbitrator's duties.pdf
The AIELN 2017 will take place in Xiamen, China. The theme will be “Asian Perspectives on International Investment Law”. Paper proposals should be submitted by 15 January 2017 to [firstname.lastname@example.org]. The call for papers is available here.
UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship $50,000 pa
Please visit http://www.law.unsw.edu.au/news/2016/10/world-changers-wanted
Applicants are invited to apply for a UNSW PhD scholarship including the area of Studies in International Business and Economic Law concerning China (CIBEL).
Scholarships are of 4 years duration with a stipend of $A40,000 pa + up to $A10,000 pa support funds (travel/research). International scholars will be awarded a tuition fee scholarship for 4 years (full-time) in addition to the stipend. If enrolment is full-time, this stipend will be tax free.
Applicants should express interest in applying for the Scholarship.
Applicants please read the guidelines before making contact.
Go to: https://research.unsw.edu.au/document/scientia_scholarships_guidelines.pdf
The Universidad del Rosario and the University of Warwick are organizing a workshop on Multinational Corporations, foreign investment and development which will take place on 23-24 November 2016 in the Facultad de Jurisprudence Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá. The Call for Paper has a Deadline of 6 November 2016. The CfP is available here: Call for Papers Workshop 2.pdf
The 2017 PEPA Conference will be held in Tilburg, the Netherlands, 20-21 April 2017. The Call for Papers can be accessed via the menu item "SIEL Activities".
The Chinese (Taiwan) Society of International Law will hold the ILA-ASIL Asia-Pacific Research Forum on May 19-20, 2017 in Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.
The theme of the Research Forum is “The Geopolitics of International Law: Contemporary Challenges for the Asia-Pacific.”
Paper proposals should be submitted by January 10, 2017 to email@example.com. The call for papers is available at http://csil.org.tw/2017-Research-Forum/
The ESIL IG holds a Conference on the Role of the EP in the Conclusion and Implementation of Agreements on International Economic Law issues. The Call for Papers for the Conference (which will be on 9 December) is available here: Call for papers Conference European Parliament.pdf
Call for Papers from the Centre of Excellence for International Courts, University of Copenhagen, 28-29 April 2017. The third workshop on the sociology of international law aims to break open the study of interactions between various cognitive processes and the formation, interpretation and implementation of international law. For further information, see http://jura.ku.dk/icourts/news/cognitive-sociology-culture-and-international-law/