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1.

Psychic Numbing and Mass Atrocity

In E. Shafir (Ed.), The behavioral foundations of public policy (pp. 126–142). NJ: Princeton University Press, 2013., NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-56,
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Decision Research, Harvard Law School, University of Kentucky - College of Law, New York University School of Law and University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 10,937
2.

Legal Regime of Carriage by Sea

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA)
Downloads 8,359
3.

Designing Islamic Constitutions: Past Trends and Options for a Democratic Future

International Journal of Constitutional Law, 2013, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-18
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law
Downloads 6,757
4.

An Introduction to the History of International Human Rights Law

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 346, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 346
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 6,756
5.

Good Governance - Concept, Meaning and Features: A Detailed Study

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 6,231
6.

Why Tolerate Religion?

Constitutional Commentary, Winter 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 6,002
7.

Selling Souls: The Effect of Globalization on Human Trafficking and Forced Servitude

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2008
Posted: 26 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Stetson University - College of Law
Downloads 5,608
8.

U.N. Peace-Enforcement Missions and International Criminal Law: Disentangling the Turf War Between the Security Council and the International Criminal Court

Forthcoming in K. Bannelier-Christakis and T. Christakis (eds.), Aux Confins du Ius Ad Bellum et du Ius in Bello (Paris: Pedone, 2013), Grotius Centre Working Paper 2013/005-PSL
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Leiden University
Downloads 5,222
9.

Forced Labour and Human Trafficking: Estimating the Profits

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 May 2011
Working Paper Series
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Downloads 5,086
10.

Human Rights and Rule of Law: What's the Relationship?

Georgetown Journal of International Law, Vol. 36, 2005, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 05-31
Number of pages: 153 Posted: 04 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 14 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 4,791
11.

Harry Potter and the Half-Crazed Bureaucracy

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 104, May 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 4,603
12.

The ECHR as a Living Instrument: Its Meaning and its Legitimacy

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
University College London - Faculty of Laws
Downloads 4,372
13.

Sweatshops, Choice, and Exploitation

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 689-727, October 2007
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 May 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego
Downloads 4,151
14.

Multinational Corporations, Transnational Law: The United Nation's Norms on the Responsibilities of Transnational Corporations as Harbinger of Corporate Responsibility in International Law

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 37, 2005
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 05 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 3,847
15.

Human Nature and Institutional Analysis

NEW INSTITUTIONAL ECONOMICS: A GUIDEBOOK, Eric Brousseau and Jean-Michel Glachant, eds., pp. 81-99, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UPF Economics and Business Working Paper No. 822
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Pompeu Fabra University
Downloads 3,819
16.

Sources of International Law in the Light of the Article 38 of the International Court of Justice

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
International Islamic University - Dawah Academy
Downloads 3,809
17.

Is There a Relationship between Guns and Freedom? Comparative Results from 59 Nations

Texas Review of Law and Politics, Vol. 13
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Independence Institute, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Independent
Downloads 3,747
18.

The Right to Inform v. The Right to be Forgotten: A Transatlantic Clash

LIABILITY IN THE THIRD MILLENNIUM, Aurelia Colombi Ciacchi, Christine Godt, Peter Rott, Leslie Jane Smith, eds., Baden-Baden, F.R.G., 2009, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 2
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 3,676
19.

Restorative Justice: What is it and Does it Work?

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1005485, Annual Review, 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California Irvine, School of Law
Downloads 3,641
20.

Do Constitutions Requiring Adherence to Sharia Threaten Human Rights?: How Egypt's Constitutional Court Reconciles Islamic Law with the Liberal Rule of Law

American University International Law Review, Vol. 21, pp. 379-435, 2006
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 3,466
21.

The Rise and Fall of the First American Patent Thicket: The Sewing Machine War of the 1850s

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 53, pp. 165-211, 2011, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 09-19
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 3,461
22.

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: New Paradigm or Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing?

Boston College International & Comparative Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 27, 2011, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 15/2017
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University at Buffalo Law School
Downloads 3,287
23.

Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University and Yale University
Downloads 3,168
24.

Human Rights Violations By Multinational Corporations and International Law: Where from Here?

Connecticut Journal of International Law, Vol. 19, pp. 1-57, 2003
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 3,040
25.

Universal Moral Grammar: Theory, Evidence, and the Future

Trends in Cognitive Sciences, April 2007, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 954398
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 3,007
26.

Hard vs. Soft Law: Alternatives, Complements and Antagonists in International Governance

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 94, pp. 706-99, 2010, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-23
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 03 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law and Temple University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 2,995
27.

Empirically Evaluating Claims About Investment Treaty Arbitration

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 86, p. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 15 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 20 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 2,971
28.

Therasense v. Becton Dickinson: A First Impression

Yale Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 14, p. 226, 2012, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-38, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Iowa - College of Law and Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 2,922
29.

Implications of WTO Law for Plain Packaging of Tobacco Products

PUBLIC HEALTH AND PLAIN PACKAGING OF CIGARETTES: LEGAL ISSUES, Andrew Mitchell, Tania Voon and Jonathan Liberman, eds., Edward Elgar, UK, 2012, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 554
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
Downloads 2,899
30.

Who May Be Killed? Anwar al-Awlaki as a Case Study in the International Legal Regulation of Lethal Force

YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN, Vol. 13, M.N. Schmitt et al, eds., 2010, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 189
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 2,777
31.

Preventing Mass Atrocity Crimes: The Responsibility to Protect and the Syria Crisis

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 45, Fall 2012, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2012-45
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 06 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law, Public International Law & Policy Group and Public International Law & Policy Group
Downloads 2,629
32.

From International Law to Law and Globalization

Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 43, p. 485, 2005
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 2,591
33.

Enlightened Shareholder Value, Social Responsibility, and the Redefinition of Corporate Purpose Without Law

Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2010-11
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 2,511
34.

The Renew Deal: The Fall of Regulation and the Rise of Governance in Contemporary Legal Thought

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 89, November 2004, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-27
Number of pages: 130 Posted: 16 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 2,467
35.

Rome II and Tort Conflicts: A Missed Opportunity

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 56, 2008
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 2,466
36.

The International Law on Trafficking in Women and Children for Prostitution: Making It Live Up to its Potential

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol. 10, 1997
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Vermont Law School
Downloads 2,350
37.

From Nuclear War to Net War: Analogizing Cyber Attacks in International Law

Berkley Journal of International Law (BJIL), Vol. 25, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Law
Downloads 2,345
38.

Public vs. Private Enforcement of Antitrust Law: A Survey

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 335
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Stanford University and Sloan School of Management and Department of Economics
Downloads 2,258
39.

Voluntary Winding Up in India - A Comparative Analysis

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 2,250
40.

Freedom of Expression and Morality Based Impediments to the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights

Nevada Law Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Randazza Legal Group
Downloads 2,222
41.

The Tensions between Confidentiality and Transparency in International Arbitration

American Review of International Arbitration, Vol. 14, No. 121, 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Southern Illinois University School of Law
Downloads 2,220
42.

Reforming Intermediary Liability in the Platform Economy: A European Digital Single Market Strategy

111 Northwestern University Law Review Online, 2017, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Université de Strasbourg - CEIPI

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,206
43.

Nigerian Banking Reform: Recent Actions and Future Prospects

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 2,191
44.

Private Enforcement of Corporate Law: An Empirical Comparison of the UK and US

as published in Journal of Empirical Legal Studies Vol. 6, pp. 687-722, 2009, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 89, McCombs Research Paper Series, Paper No. FIN-02-07, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1105355, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 120, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 234
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and University of York - York Law School
Downloads 2,187
45.

Museum Policies and Art Images: Conflicting Objectives and Copyright Overreaching

Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 22, p. 795, 2012
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University
Downloads 2,181
46.

The History and Elements of the Rule of Law

Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-02-07
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,176
47.

Comparing Insider Trading in the United States and in the European Union: History and Recent Developments

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 257/2014, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2442049
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 May 2014 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 2,163
48.

Why State Consent Still Matters: Non-State Actors, Treaties, and the Changing Sources of International Law

Berkeley Journal of International Law, Vol. 23, p. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 2,105
49.

Human Rights Treaties and Foreign Surveillance: Privacy in the Digital Age

Harvard International Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 01 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nottingham School of Law
Downloads 2,100
50.

'Legal Traditions' and International Commercial Arbitration

American Review of International Arbitration, Spring 2007, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2007-29
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 May 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,099