Investment agreements and Corporate Social Responsibility CSR, contradictions, incentives and policy options,
SOMO Discussion paper 1, by Myriam Vander Stichele (SOMO) and Sander van Bennekom (NOVIB/Oxfam the Netherlands), November 2005.
Published on SOMO.
Over the last 20 years bilateral investment agreements (BITs) between industrialised and developing countries have included less and less references or instruments for promoting the benefits that societies in developing countries can gain from foreign investments. Most foreign investments are done by multinational enterprises MNEs … (full text 8 pdf-pages).