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UNCITRAL’s Work on Concurrent Proceedings in Investment Arbitration: Overcoming the ‘Treaty/Contract Claims’ Gap, in Muruga Ramaswamy and João Ribeiro (eds.) Harmonising Trade Law to Enable Private Sector Regional Development, UNCITRAL Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific, New Zealand Association for Comparative Law, 2017), pp. 59-80.

Paradigm shift

Friends with Benefits? Amicus Curiae in the TPP Investor-state Dispute Settlement Mechanism, in Julien Chaisse, Henry Gao, and Chang-fa Lo (eds.), Paradigm Shift in the Rule Making of International Economic Law, Springer, 2017, pp. 105-128.

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Consumers’ Voice in Water Concession Contracts, in Eva Julia Lohse and Margherita Paola Poto (eds.), Best Practices for the Protection of Water by Law. Focus on Participatory Instruments in Environmental Law and Policies, Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag, 2017, pp. 119-136.


A Dispute Resolution Centre for the BRICS?, in Rostam J. Neuwirth, Alexandr Svetlicinii and Denis de Castro Halis (eds.), The BRICS-Lawyers’ Guide to Global Cooperation, Cambridge University Press, 2017, pp. 287-308.

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Interpretation and Application of the New York Convention in Macau, in George A. Bermann (ed.), Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards: The Interpretation and Application of the New York Convention by National Courts, Springer, 2017, pp. 631-649.

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Transparency in European Trade Policymaking: the TTIP Negotiations as a Case Study, in Katia Fach Gómez (ed.) La Política de la Unión Europea en Materia de Derecho de las Inversiones Internacionales. EU Policy on International Investment Law, Bosch Editor, 2017, pp. 351-374.


The Erosion of the Concept of Public Service in Water Concessions – Evidence from Investor-State Arbitration, in Julien Chaisse (ed.), The Regulation of the Global Water Services Market, Cambridge University Press, 2017, pp. 70-90.


The Portuguese Judiciary amid Old and New Crises, in Richard Devlin and Adam Dodek (eds.), Regulating Judges: Beyond Independence and Accountability, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016, pp. 313-330.

Temas de Direito dos Contratos

O Contrato de Fornecimento na Grande Distribuição Retalhista, in António Pinto Monteiro (ed.), Temas de Direito dos Contratos, vol. II, Rei dos Livros, 2016, pp. 38-62.

Trade Development

Harmonisation of Arbitration Laws in the Asia-Pacific: Trendy or Necessary?, in Muruga Perumal Ramaswamy and João Ribeiro (eds.), Trade Development through Harmonization of Commercial Law, UNCITRAL Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific, New Zealand Association for Comparative Law, 2015, pp. 217-231.

Questoes juridicas

Os contratos de adesão nas relações comerciais entre a China e Moçambique (Standard contracts in the trade between China and Mozambique), in Wei Dan and Orquídea Massarongo Jona (eds.), “Questões Jurídicas Contemporâneas relativas ao Comércio e Investimento China-África’,  Almedina, 2014, pp. 41-63.

The position of small and

SMEs in the Common European Sales Law, in Ilse Samoy & Marco B.M. Loos (eds.), The position of Small and Medium sized Enterprises in European Contract Law, Intersentia, 2014, pp. 9-26.

The ethics of consumption

Ethics and consumerism: legal promotion of ethical consumption?, in The ethics of consumption – the citizen, the market and the law, Helena Röcklinsberg and Per Sandin (Eds), Wageningen Academic Publishers, 2013, pp. 141-146.

Google books


Chinese investment in Southern Africa with a Macanese accent?, in Monitoring Regional Integration in Southern Africa Yearbook 2012, André du Pisani, Gerhard Erasmus and Trudi Hartzenberg (Eds), Trade Law Centre (Tralac), Stellenbosch, 2013, pp. 232-250.


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