This paper critically examines provisions of intellectual property on multilateral and bilateral foreign investment treaties and the impact of intellectual property rights on the Determination of types of foreign direct investment in the 21st century. It looks at China and India in particular, as countries that are attracting foreign direct investment much more than any other developing countries. It further comparatively and critically analyses current trends in foreign investment, current priority sectors of foreign investment and the effect and impact of intellectual property right protection on the determination of types and sectors for foreign investment.
|Title of host publication||Intellectual Property Governance for the 21st Century: Global Evolution|
|Place of Publication||Switzerland|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing AG|
|Number of pages||18|
|Publication status||Published - May 2016|