Publications - Page 4
In this article, Postdoctoral Fellow Matthew Saul seeks to develop a clearer understanding of the value of membership of an international human rights treaty regime for assessments of the legitimacy of interim governance arrangements, with a special focus on the case of Afghanistan. The article is publised as an ESIL Conference paper 12/2015. Read the full paper (SSRN).
In this article, Postdoctoral Fellow Daniel Behn assesses the evolution of investment treaty arbitration, its current functioning and criticism, and perspectives for future development. Read the full article (SSRN).
Article about the legitimacy crisis of international investment regimes by Postdoctoral Fellow Daniel Behn, PluriCourts coordinator Ole Kristian Fauchald and Postdoctoral Fellow Malcolm Langford. Read the full article (SSRN).
In this article, Postdoctoral Fellow Daniel Behn, Coordinator Ole Kristian Fauchald and researcher Laura Letourneau-Tremblay discuss strategies to achieve the EU's renewable energy goals. Read the full article (SSRN).
In this article, Postdoctoral Fellows Malcolm Langford and Daniel Behn and coordinator Ole Kristian Fauchald discuss state strategies and tactics related to international investment treaties. Read the full article (SSRN).
In this article, Postdoctoral Fellow Claudio Corradetti assesses the relation between Democracy and human rights in situations of democratic transitions. Read the full paper (SSRN).
PluriCourts co-director Andreas Føllesdal wrote the foreword to Marjan Ajevski's (ed.) Fragmentation in international human rights law: Beyond conflict of laws. London Routledge. 2015. Read the chapter (SSRN).
This chapter by PluriCourts co-director Andreas Føllesdal will appear in Shifting Centres of Gravity in Human Rights Protection: Rethinking Relations between the ECHR, EU, and National Legal Orders (eds. Oddný Mjöll Arnardóttir and Antoine Buyse). London: Routledge 2016. Read the chapter (SSRN).
This chapter by PluriCourts co-director Andreas Follesdal appears in The Contribution of International and Supranational Courts to the Rule of Law (eds. G. D. Baere and J. Wouters), Elgar Publishing 2015. Read the chapter on SSRN.
This book edited by Professor Mads Andenæs and Dr Eirik Bjørge was published by Cambridge University Press (CUP, 2015). It is the first book of the PluriCourts series on International Courts and Tribunals with CUP. View the description on the CUP website.
PluriCourts director Geir Ulfstein published a review of the book Transparency in International Law, edited by Andrea Bianchi and Anne Peters, in the American Journal of International Law, Vol. 9, No. 2 (April 2015). Read the book review (pdf).
Special issue of the Journal of Human Rights and the Environment, edited by PluriCourts coordinator Christina Voigt and Evadne Grant (University of the West of England). Access the special issue (JHRE, Volume 6 (2015), Issue 2).
PluriCourts researcher Malcolm Langford published an article in Development and Change (2015), 46(4), 777-802. Read the article (SSRN).
Master thesis by Research Assistant Tori Loven Kirkebø. She examines the current system regulating state and corporate behavior with regards to human rights. As such it contributes to the debate on a global treaty on business and human rights through an interdisciplinary, human rights approach. Read the paper (SSRN).
In the article "Che cos’è la giustizia di transizione (Transitional Justice)?", Postdoctoral fellow Claudio Corradetti presents some of the fundamental philosophical problems that any theory of transitional justice would encounter.
In this article, Postdoctoral fellow Claudio Corradetti defends a qualified correlation between ICC’s retribution and deterrence effects. He claims that the hypothesis of the ICC’s deterring effects accounts in Kenya is constructed upon a general condition of direct compliance by self-interested rational actors (such as high-ranking political candidates and their secretariat) as well as on unintended effects of ethnic stabilization. Read the full article here.
in this article, PluriCourts director Geir Ulfstein focuses on other international instruments as an argument for dynamic (evolutive) interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). Read the article (SSRN).