Journal of Investment and Management

Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2022

  • Reforming Investor-state Dispute Settlement: The EU Multilateral Investment Court Perspective

    Amina Akperlinova, Kasper Jastrzebski

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: 5 December 2021
    Accepted: 21 December 2021
    Published: 28 January 2022
    Abstract: Rapid changes to the global socio-political dynamics have led the emergence of new challenges to the investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) mechanism. The imperfections of the existing ISDS system have shown a clear need for reforming this institution. Moreover, this is evidenced by the desire of a number of countries to create a multilateral inv... Show More
  • Village Elite and Cement Company: Power Relation of Village Heads Association of Bayah and Cement Company in Lebak, Banten

    Try Adhi Bangsawan

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 10-15
    Received: 13 January 2022
    Accepted: 28 January 2022
    Published: 16 February 2022
    Abstract: This research departs from industrial development in rural areas, one of which is the construction of a cement company in Bayah which has an impact on the environment and social welfare of rural communities. This study uses a qualitative descriptive method, research data obtained through interviews and documentation studies, with the aim of describ... Show More
  • Microcredit and Women’s Empowerment: A Case Study in Rural Morocco

    Fatima Zahra Achour, Zineb Hda

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 16-24
    Received: 25 February 2022
    Accepted: 23 March 2022
    Published: 29 March 2022
    Abstract: Women's empowerment is one of the biggest barriers to progress in Morocco, since women continue to constitute the majority of disadvantaged and marginalized groups, particularly in rural areas. Our contribution is to evaluate the impact of participation in a microfinance institution (MFI) on women’s empowerment in the rural commune of Aoufous, loca... Show More
  • Research on Cross-Shareholding Behavior of Chinese Listed Companies

    Ruiqi Sun, Yuan Ding, Chen Wen, Ke Gao

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 25-32
    Received: 18 April 2022
    Published: 20 April 2022
    Abstract: It is an increasingly view that there is a large number of cross-shareholding behaviors in listed companies in China. Cross-shareholding exists in a large number of listed companies, and the cross-shareholding behavior of various industries is different. This paper studies this problem. China's A-share listed companies can be divided into six categ... Show More