The Customary International Law Rules on Prescriptive Jurisdiction

  • David Sifonios
Part of the European Yearbook of International Economic Law book series (EUROYEAR, volume 3)


The last chapter has shown that even though international obligations related to environmental protection are emerging, the principle of permanent sovereignty over natural resources retains considerable importance in international environmental law and entails inter alia the right to choose economic and developmental policies.


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  • David Sifonios
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  1. 1.University of LausanneLausanneSwitzerland

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