Jolyon Ford

ANU College of Law

Associate Professor of Law

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200

Australia

https://law.anu.edu.au/staff/jolyon-ford

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Ideas:
“  Business and Human Rights, Business and Peace, Regulation of Responsible Business Conduct, Modern Slavery in Supply Chains, Ethical AI, governance of responsible artificial intelligence, future of the international human rights system  ”

Scholarly Papers (19)

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Regulating Transparency and Disclosures on Modern Slavery in Global Supply Chains

(2019) CPA Australia; ISBN 978-0-6482918-3-1, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-57
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Aug 2019
Justine Nolan and Jolyon Ford
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice and ANU College of Law
Downloads 554 (92,524)
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global economy, supply chains, modern slavery, forced labour, human trafficking, Modern Slavery Act, Australia

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Regulating Transparency on Human Rights and Modern Slavery in Corporate Supply Chains: The Discrepancy between Human Rights Due Diligence and the Social Audit

Australian Journal of Human Rights, 26 (1), 1-19 (2020), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 20-29
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Jun 2020
Jolyon Ford and Justine Nolan
ANU College of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 334 (166,577)
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business, human rights, risks, Australia’s Modern Slavery Act, corporate action, operations, supply chain, HRDD, UN Guiding Principles, due diligence, MSA, social auditing

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Navigating the Backlash against Global Law and Institutions

38 Australian Yearbook of International Law (forthcoming 2020) , ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 20.20
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2020
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, ANU College of Law, ANU College of Law, Indiana University Bloomington - Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies, ANU College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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‘Backlash’, International Law, International Trade Law, International Peace and Security, Human Rights, International Environmental Law

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Defining 'Supply Chain' for Reporting Under a Modern Slavery Act for Australia

ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 18-4
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Jun 2018
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
Downloads 271 (207,275)
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business and human rights, modern slavery, supply chains, regulation, transparency, reporting

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Ethical AI: The Role of Law and Regulation

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Apr 2021
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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regulation, self-regulation, ethical AI, artificial intelligence, responsive regulation, risk-based regulation, principles-based regulation, governance, human rights, ethics

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Business and Human Rights: Bridging the Governance Gap

Business and Human Rights - Bridging the Governance Gap (2015); ISBN: 978 1 78413 077 0
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Jul 2018
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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business and human rights, treaties, regulation, compliance, consensus, trends, diplomacy, self-regulation, corporate responsibility

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Empty Rituals or Workable Models? Towards a Business and Human Rights Treaty

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol.40(3),1223-1248, University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 20/2018
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2019
Jolyon Ford and Claire Methven O'Brien
ANU College of Law and University of Dundee - Dundee Law School
Downloads 176 (310,926)
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business and human rights, treaties, regulation, ritualism, regulatory theory, treaty effectiveness, compliance

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The Private Sector as a Stakeholder in Inclusive Peacebuilding

Development Dialogue, 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Jul 2018
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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business and peace, peacebuilding, conflict-sensitive business practices, private sector, transitional, post-conflict, peace

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Business and Human Rights: From Domestic Institutionalisation to Transnational Governance and Back Again

Nordic Journal of Human Rights Volume 37, 2019 - Issue 3: The Domestic Institutionalisation of Human Rights, Pages 216-233
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Mar 2020
Claire Methven O'Brien and Jolyon Ford
University of Dundee - Dundee Law School and ANU College of Law
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Business and human rights; national protection systems; national action plans; institutionalisation; regulatory pluralism; multi-level governance

Backlash against a Rules-based International Human Rights Order? An Australian Perspective

Australian Yearbook of International Law (Special Issue 2020), ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 20.19
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2020
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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Backlash, International Law, Human Rights, Rules-based order

Backlash against a Rules-based International Human Rights Order? An Australian Perspective

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Sep 2020
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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international law, populism, backlash, human rights, globalisation, rule of law

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The Risks of Regulatory Ritualism: Proposals for a Treaty on Business and Human Rights

Global Economic Governance, Working Paper 118
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jul 2018
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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business and human rights, treaties, regulation, ritualism, regulatory theory, treaty effectiveness, compliance

COVID-19, International Human Rights Law and the State-Corporate Complex

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Aug 2021
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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COVID, human rights, technology, business and human rights

COVID-19, International Human Rights Law and the State-Corporate Complex

Australian Yearbook of International Law (Forthcoming), ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 21.30
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Oct 2021
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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international human rights law, COVID-19, business and human rights, digital technologies

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Perspectives on the Evolving 'Business and Peace Debate'

Academy of Management Perspectives (2015) Vol 4, No 1, pp. 1-10., ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 16-21
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2016
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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Business and peace, corporate responsibility, management theory, peacebuilding, international relations

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Investing in Stability: Can Extractive Sector Activity Help Build Peace?

Investing in Stability - Can Extractive-Sector Development Help Build Peace? (2015); ISBN: 978 1 78413 066 4
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Jul 2018
Rob Bailey, Jolyon Ford, Oli Brown and Siân Bradley
Chatham House - Energy, Environment and Resources Department, ANU College of Law, United Nations and Chatham House
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business and peace, peacebuilding, conflict-sensitive business practices, private sector, post-conflict, peace, resource course, corporate diplomacy, third track diplomacy, extractive industries

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The Multilateral Human Rights System: Systemic Challenge or Healthy Contestation?

35 Maryland Journal of International Law (forthcoming), ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 20.14
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Jun 2020
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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Human rights, populism, United Nations Human Rights Council, United States of America

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Promoting Conflict-Sensitive Business Activity During Peacebuilding

Promoting Conflict-Sensitive Business Activity During Peacebuilding (2016); ISBN: 978-3-908230-99-1
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Jul 2018
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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business and peace, peacebuilding, conflict-sensitive business practices, private sector, transitional, post-conflict

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Is Africa Catching the West's Cold - Again

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 14 Dec 2018
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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Africa, Politics, Populism

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Business and Human Rights: Challenges to Consensus and Coherence

Business and Human Rights: Emerging Challenges to Consensus and Coherence (2015); ISBN: 978 1 78413 035 0
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 24 Jul 2018
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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business and human rights, treaties, regulation, compliance, consensus, diplomacy, self-regulation

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Business and Human Rights: Perspectives on the Treaty Question

ANZSIL Perspective No 3, November/December 2015
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 23 Jul 2018
Jolyon Ford
ANU College of Law
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business and human rights, treaties, regulation, compliance, consensus, diplomacy, self-regulation