The effects of rules and decisions are relevant for the legitimacy of those who issue them. Research Topic 3 thus considers the effects of the International Courts and Tribunals (ICs) by several standards, including legal effectiveness, i.e. compliance, and de facto impact, which is seen in relation to the ICs objectives, as well as in terms of other social and political consequences - intended as well as unintended.
- The Judicialization of International Law
The Causes and Effects of International Investment Agreements and Investment Treaty Arbitration
PhD candidate Tarald Laudal Berge investigates the politico-economic causes and effects of the international regime for regulating international investors.
International Courts and Domestic Politics in Advanced Democracies
When, how and why do democracies care about international law and courts?
Book project by PluriCourts coordinator Marlene Wind.
- Strengthening the Validity of International Criminal Tribunals
Prosecuting Serious International Crimes: Exploring the Intersections between International and Domestic Justice Efforts
Special Issue of the American University International Law Review (Vol. 32, Issue 3) edited by Susana SáCouto.
The special issue is the result of a Conference co-organized by PluriCourts, American Bar Association (ABA) Rule of Law Initiative, the American Society of International Law, and the American Red Cross.