Chilean Trade and Investment Agreements with Southern Countries from Bilateral Treaties to the Pacific Alliance

Rodrigo Polanco
2015 Social Science Research Network  
This paper analyzes the main features of Chilean trade and investment treaties, examining if there is a Chilean pattern in the regulation of trade and investment flows or if it is influenced by agreements signed by Chile with developed countries. The article also examines if there are differences between the treaties signed by Chile and other "Southern" developing countries and those negotiated with "Northern" developed economies, and i f sustainable development concerns are part of the
more » ... part of the negotiations of trade and investment agreements by Chile. Abstract: This paper analyzes the main features of Chilean trade and investment treaties, examining if there is a Chilean pattern in the regulation of trade and investment flows or if it is influenced by agreements signed by Chile with developed countries. The article also examines if there are differences between the treaties signed by Chile and other "Southern" developing countries and those negotiated with "Northern" developed economies, and if sustainable development concerns are part of the negotiations of trade and investment agreements by Chile.
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2614356 fatcat:irncw3gdbfavfgh5eo5n6ixeo4