Francesca Bignami

George Washington University - Law School

Professor of Law

2000 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20052

United States

http://www.law.gwu.edu/Faculty/profile.aspx?id=14593

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Comparative Administrative Law

The Cambridge Companion to Comparative Law, eds. Mauro Bussani and Ugo Mattei, eds., Cambridge University Press, 145-170, 2012, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-115, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-115
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Nov 2012
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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comparative law, administrative law

Privacy and Law Enforcement in the European Union: The Data Retention Directive

Chicago Journal of International Law, Spring 2007, Duke Science, Technology & Innovation Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2011
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Protecting Privacy Against the Police in the European Union: The Data Retention Directive

MELANGES EN L'HONNEUR DE PHILIPPE LEGER: LE DROIT A LA MESURE DE L'HOMME 109 (Yves Bot et al. ed., 2006), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-43, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-43
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Mar 2013
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Privacy law, comparative law, European law, EU law, criminal procedure

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European Versus American Liberty: A Comparative Privacy Analysis of Anti-Terrorism Data-Mining

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 48, p. 609, May 2007, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 135
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 05 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2011
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Human Rights Extraterritoriality: The Right to Privacy and National Security Surveillance

Francesca Bignami & Giorgio Resta, Human Rights Extraterritoriality:The Right to Privacy and National Security Surveillance in Community Interests Across International Law (Eyal Benvenisti & Georg Nolte,eds., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2017-67, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-67
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Sep 2017
Francesca Bignami and Giorgio Resta
George Washington University - Law School and Università degli Studi di Roma Tre, Law Department
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international law, privacy law, national security law, comparative law, European law

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Theories of Civil Society and Global Administrative Law: The Case of the World Bank and International Development

Elgar Research Handbook on Global Administrative Law, Sabino Cassese ed., Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2016, Forthcoming, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-51, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-51
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Dec 2015
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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The Case for Tolerant Constitutional Patriotism: The Right to Privacy Before the European Courts

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 41, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Dec 2008
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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EU law, comparative law, privacy

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Regulation and the Courts: Judicial Review in Comparative Perspective

Comparative Law and Regulation: Understanding the Global Regulatory Process, Francesca Bignami & David Zaring eds., Edward Elgar, 2016 , GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2016-50, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-50
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Oct 2016
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Comparative Law, Courts, Administrative Law

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From Expert Administration to Accountability Network: A New Paradigm for Comparative Administrative Law

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 59, 2011, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 580, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 580
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Aug 2011
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Creating European Rights: National Values and Supranational Interests

The Columbia Journal of European Law, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2005 , Duke Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 63
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 14 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2011
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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European Commission, rights against government, global governance

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The Challenge of Cooperative Regulatory Relations after Enlargement

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Apr 2004
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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European law, International law, Administrative law, collective action

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Transatlantic Privacy Regulation: Conflict and Cooperation

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 78, Fall 2015, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-52, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-52
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2015
Francesca Bignami and Giorgio Resta
George Washington University - Law School and Università degli Studi di Roma Tre, Law Department
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The US Legal System on Data Protection in the Field of Law Enforcement. Safeguards, Rights and Remedies for EU Citizens

Study for the LIBE Committee, 2015, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-54, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-54
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2016
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Kagan's Atlantic Crossing: Adversarial Legalism, Eurolegalism, and Cooperative Legalism

Francesca Bignami and R. Daniel Kelemen, Kagan's Atlantic Crossing: Adversarial Legalism, Eurolegalism, and Cooperative Legalism in European Regulatory Style, in Varieties of Legal Order: The Politics of Adversarial and Bureaucratic Legalism (Jeb Barnes & Thomas F. Burke eds., Routledge, 2017), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2017-66, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-66
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2018
Francesca Bignami and R. Daniel Kelemen
George Washington University - Law School and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick/Piscataway
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comparative law, courts, administrative law

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Social and Economic Rights as Fundamental Rights

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 62, Pg. 561-587, 2014, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2014-50, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-50
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2014
Francesca Bignami and Carla Spivack
George Washington University - Law School and Oklahoma City University School of Law
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comparative, constitutional law

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Introduction. A New Field: Comparative Law and Regulation

Comparative Law and Regulation: Understanding the Global Regulatory Process, Francesca Bignami & David Zaring eds., Edward Elgar, 2016 , GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2016-49, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-49
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 01 Oct 2016
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Comparative Law, Administrative Law, Regulation, International Law

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Formal Versus Functional Method in Comparative Constitutional Law

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 53(2), p. 442-471, 2016, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2016-39, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-39
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2016
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Comparative Law, Comparative Constitutional Law, Comparative Administrative Law

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Towards a Right to Privacy in Transnational Intelligence Networks

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 28, p. 3, 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 564, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 564
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Transnational Networks, Privacy, Data Protection

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Methodologies of Comparative Constitutional Law: Functional Approach Entry for The Max Planck Encyclopedia of Comparative Constitutional Law (Forthcoming)

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2022-02, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2022-02
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jan 2022
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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comparative law, comparative constitutional law

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EU Law in Populist Times: Crises and Prospects

EU Law in Populist Times: Crises and Prospects (Cambridge Univ. Press, 2020)., GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-26, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2020-26
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 May 2020 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2020
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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EU law, euro crisis, asylum law, immigration, counter-terrorism, privacy, Area of Freedom Security and Justice, democratic backsliding, rule of law, banking union, social dumping, financial regulation, European Stability Mechanism, European Semester, populism

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Three Generations of Participation Rights Before the European Commission

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 68, No. 1, pp. 61-83, 2004, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 562, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 562
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Individual Rights and Transnational Networks

COMPARATIVE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW, pp. 632-638, Susan Rose-Ackerman, Peter L. Lindseth, eds., 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 560, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 560
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2011
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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regulatory networks

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Rethinking the Legal Foundations of the European Constitutional Order: The Lessons of the New Historical Research

28 American University International Law Review, 1311 (2013), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-119, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-119
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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European Union law, comparative law, and jurisprudence

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Civil Society and International Organizations: A Liberal Framework for Global Governance

Duke Law Faculty Scholarship Paper No. 1126
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 30 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2012
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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international economic organizations, civil society, policy-making, democratic governance, pluralism, corporatism, republicanism global governance

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Transgovernmental Networks vs. Democracy: The Case of the European Information Privacy Network

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 26, p. 807, 2005, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 565, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 565
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 24 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Cooperative Legalism and the Non-Americanization of European Regulatory Styles: The Case of Data Privacy

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 59, No. 2, pp. 411-461, 2011, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2011-1, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-1
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2016
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Comparative Law, Regulation, Administrative Law, Americanization, Data Privacy, Data Protection

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Artificial Intelligence Accountability of Public Administration

The American Journal of Comparative Law, https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcl/avac012, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2022-37, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2022-37
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Jul 2022
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Administrative Law, US Administrative Law, Artificial Intelligence

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Constitutional Patriotism and the Right to Privacy: A Comparison of the European Court of Justice and the European Court of Human Rights

New Technologies and Human Rights, p. 128, Therese Murphy, ed., 2009, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-46, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-46
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Mar 2013
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Privacy law, European law, comparative law

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Foreword: The Administrative Law of the European Union

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 68, No. 1, pp. 1-17, 2004, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 561, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 561
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Mixed Administration in the European Data Protection Directive: The Regulation of International Data Transfers

1 Rivista Trimestrale di Diritto Pubblico 31 (2004), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-45, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-45
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Mar 2013
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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EU law, privacy law

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Review of Rulemaking, Participation and the Limits of Public Law in the USA and Europe by Theodora Th. Ziamou and Review of Governing by Numbers: Delegated Legislation and Everyday Policy-Making, by Edward C. Page

11 Social and Legal Studies 317 (2002), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-151, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-151
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Dec 2012
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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public law in the United States and Europe, rulemaking, Germany, Greece, England, administrative rules, constitutional law of rulemaking, rulemaking procedure, judicial review, Great Britain, qualitative political science, everyday politics, parliament, civil servants, lobbying, comparative law

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Rethinking Interest Representation in the European Union: Review of Law, Legitimacy and European Governance: Functional Participation in Social Regulation, by Stijn Smismans

26 Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 439 (2006), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-150, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-150
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 29 Dec 2012
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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interest representation, European Union, social regulation, Economic and Social Committee, Stijn Smismans, book review, civil society actors, European bodies, supranational European polity, European project, functional participation, EU law

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Material Liberty and the Administrative State: Market and Social Rights in American and German Law

in OXFORD HANDBOOK OF COMPARATIVE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW, Forthcoming, (Peter Cane et al., eds. 2021), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-79, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2020-79
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2020
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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administrative law, constitutional law, comparative law, comparative public law, comparative constitutional law, comparative administrative law

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Chapter 10: Transnational Civil Society Dialogues

TRANSATLANTIC GOVERNANCE IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMY, Mark A. Polack & Gregory C. Shaffer, eds., 2001, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-42, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-42
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2013
Francesca Bignami and Steve Charnovitz
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
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International law, international organizations

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The German Right to Fiscal Stability and the Counter-Majoritarian Difficulty: The PSPP Judgment of 5 May 2020

6 ITALIAN. L. J. 627 (2020), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2021-07, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2021-07
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2021
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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EU law, comparative law, banking law

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The European Union's New Ambitions

American Society of International Law Proceedings, Vol. 99, pp. 363-366, 2005, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 563, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 563
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School
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Rethinking Interest Representation in the European Union

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 26, Issue 2, pp. 439-447, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Francesca Bignami
George Washington University - Law School

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