The database contains detailed mapping of over 100 investment laws around the globe. Together with UNCTAD's databases on policy measures, international investment agreements and dispute settlement, it represents the key features of national and international investment policies.The online Investment Laws Navigator allows users to access the full text of the national investment laws and search for key topics (e.g. entry conditions, investment promotion, dispute settlement) as well as for individual law articles (e.g. definition of investment, national treatment, expropriation clause).
The UNCTAD Investment Laws database also offers a tool for policymakers, companies, academics and others to compare investment laws between countries and analyse their coherence between national investment laws and international investment agreements.
Research is possible in six parts of the database:
* Investment Policy Framework
* Investment Policy Review
* Investment Policy Monitor
* Investment Laws
* International Investment Agreements
* Investment Dispute Settlement
Investment Law Navigator
|Investment Policy Hub
|United Nations / UNCTAD
|Social Sci. + Humanities
|MPI Public International Law