Eyal Benvenisti

University of Cambridge Faculty of Law

Whewell Professor of International Law

Lauterpacht Centre for International Law

5 Cranmer Centre

Cambridge, CB3 9BL

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (52)

1.

The Empire's New Clothes: Political Economy and the Fragmentation of International Law

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 60, 2007
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2009
Eyal Benvenisti and George W. Downs
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and New York University (NYU)
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fragmentation, international law, international institutions

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Reclaiming Democracy: The Strategic Uses of Foreign and International Law by National Courts

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 102, 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2009
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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international law, comparative law, constitutional law, globalization, judicial review, human rights, courts, democracy

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The Conception of International Law as a Legal System

German Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 50, pp. 393-405, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2008
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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international law, comparative law

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Rethinking the Divide between Jus Ad Bellum and Jus in Bello in Warfare Against Nonstate Actors

Yale Journal of International Law, 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 May 2009
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International Law, Laws of War, Asymmetric Warfare

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The Law on the Unilateral Termination of Occupation

Eyal Benvenisti, THE LAW ON THE UNILATERAL TERMINATION OF OCCUPATION, (Veröffentlichungen des Walther-Schücking-Instituts für Internationales Recht an der Universität Kiel) Endreas Zimmermann and Thomas Giegerich, eds., 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Aug 2008
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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international law, military occupation

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Sovereigns as Trustees of Humanity: On the Accountability of States to Foreign Stakeholders

Forthcoming in 107 American Journal of International Law (2013)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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international law, sovereignty, global governance

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Human Dignity in Combat: The Duty to Spare Enemy Civilians

Israel Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 2, 2006
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Aug 2006
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International armed conflict, international humanitarian law, human rights, human dignity

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Embracing the Tension between National and International Human Rights Law: The Case for Discordant Parity

Forthcoming in International Journal of Constitutional Law , Hebrew University of Jerusalem Legal Research Paper No. 15-20
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2016
Eyal Benvenisti and Alon Harel
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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human rights, international law, constitutional law, state sovereignty

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Taming Democracy: Codifying the Laws of War to Restore the European Order, 1856-1874

University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 28/2017
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2017
Eyal Benvenisti and Doreen Lustig
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
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International Humanitarian Law. Law of Armed Conflict, History of International Law, Codification

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EJIL Foreword: Upholding Democracy Amid the Challenges of New Technology: What Role for the Law of Global Governance?

The European Journal of International Law, 2018, Forthcoming, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 13/2018
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 22 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2018
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International Organizations, Global Governance, International Law

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War is Governance: Explaining the Logic of the Laws of War from a Principal-Agent Perspective

Michigan Law Review, 2013
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Eyal Benvenisti and Amichai Cohen
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and Ono Academic College - Faculty of Law
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law of armed conflict, international humanitarian law, principal-agent relations, history of international law

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The Obligation to Exercise Discretion in Warfare: Why Autonomous Weapon Systems are Unlawful

Autonomous Weapons Systems: Law, Ethics, Policy 244 (Nehal Bhuta et al, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2016)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2017
Eliav Lieblich and Eyal Benvenisti
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International Law, International Humanitarian Law, Lethal Autonomous Weapons, Robots, International Human Rights Law, Administrative Law

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United We Stand: National Courts Reviewing Counterterrorism Measures

DEMOCRACY, SEPARATIONS OF POWERS AND THE FIGHTS AGAINST TERRORISM, Andrea Bianchi, Alexis Keller, eds., 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Feb 2007
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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judicial review, international law, human rights, terrorism

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'Coalitions of the Willing' and the Evolution of Informal International Law

"COALITIONS OF THE WILLING" - ADVANTGARDE OR THREAT?, C. Calliess, G. Nolte, P-T. Stoll, eds., 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jan 2006
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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international law, international cooperation

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Court Cooperation, Executive Accountability and Global Governance

NYU Journal of International Law and Politics, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 May 2009
Eyal Benvenisti and George W. Downs
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and New York University (NYU)
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global governance, international law, democratic deficit, national courts and international tribunals

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The Future of Sovereignty the Nation State in the Global Governance Space

GlobalTrust Working Paper 01/2015
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Aug 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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The Multinational Corporation as 'The Good Despot': The Democratic Costs of Privatization in Global Settings

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2015
Doreen Lustig and Eyal Benvenisti
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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Privatization, Multinational Corporations, J.S. Mill, Globalization

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Democracy Captured: The Mega-Regional Agreements and the Future of Global Public Law

GlobalTrust Working Paper Series 08/2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Aug 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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National Courts and Interpretative Approaches to International Law: The Case Against Convergence

INTERPRETATION OF INTERNATIONAL LAW BY DOMESTIC COURTS, Helmut Philip Aust and Georg Nolte, eds, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming , GlobalTrust Working Paper 8/2014
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Olga Frishman and Eyal Benvenisti
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law and University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International law, Law of treaties, Interpretation, National courts, Fragmentation

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National Courts Review of Transnational Private Regulation

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2012
Eyal Benvenisti and George W. Downs
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and New York University (NYU)
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international law, regulation, administrative law, global governance, transnational private regulation

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The Margin of Appreciation, Subsidiarity, and Global Challenges to Democracy

GlobalTrust Working Paper Series 05/2016
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Oct 2017
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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Community Interests Across International Law: Introduction

Community Interests Across International Law (Eyal Benvenisti & Georg Nolte eds., OUP, Forthcoming), GlobalTrust Working Paper Series 07/2017
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Jun 2017
Eyal Benvenisti and Georg Nolte
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and Humboldt University Berlin
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community interests, international law, treaties

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לוחמה רובוטית ובעיית הכבילה של שיקול הדעת
(Robot Warfare and the Problem of Bound Discretion)

עיוני משפט ל"ט 67 2016
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2016
Eliav Lieblich and Eyal Benvenisti
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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משפט הומניטרי, דיני לחימה, משפט מינהלי, נשק אוטונומי, משפט בינלאומי, דיני זכויות האדם

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Occupation and Territorial Administration

Forthcoming in Routledge Handbook of the Law of Armed Conflict (Rain Liivoja and Timothy Maccormack, Eds., 2016), GlobalTrust Working Paper 11/2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Sep 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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The Interplay between Actors as a Determinant of the Evolution of Administrative Law in International Institutions

Law and Contemporary Problems, 2005
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International law, international institutions, administrative law

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The External Dimensions of Constitutions

Virginia Journal of International Law, Forthcoming, GloablTrust Working Paper 02-2017, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 15/2018
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2018
Eyal Benvenisti and Mila Versteeg
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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The Law on Asymmetric Warfare

Looking to the Future: Essays on International Law in Honor of W. Michael Reisman, Mahnoush H. Arsanjani, ed., 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2012
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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Implementing the Law by Impartial Agents: An Exercise in Tort Law and International Law

Theoretical Inquiries in Law, Vol. 6, January 2005
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2012
Eyal Benvenisti and Ariel Porat
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University
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Impartiality, conflict of interests, tit-for-tat, negligence, agency costs, enforcement costs, outcome interest, accuracy interest, reciprocity interest, enforcement of the law

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The Emergence of Global Governance and the Corresponding Need to Regulate It

GlobalTrust Working Paper Series 3/2014
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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international law, global governance

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The Democratizing Effects of Transjudicial Coordination

Utrecht Law Review, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 158-171, May 2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 May 2012
Eyal Benvenisti and George W. Downs
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and New York University (NYU)
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international law, judicial review, democracy, global governance, transjudicial coordination

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The Law of Strangers: The Form and Substance of Other-Regarding International Adjudication

GloablTrust Working Paper No. 08-2017, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 14/2018, Bar Ilan University Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 18-12
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2018
Eyal Benvenisti and Sivan Shlomo Agon
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and Bar-Ilan University
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Exit and Voice in the Age of Globalization

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 98, No. 1, October 1999
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Apr 1999 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2012
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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Ensuring Access to Information: International Law's Contribution to Global Justice

GlobalTrust Working Paper Series 2017-09, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 17/2018
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2018
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International Law, Global Justice

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Party Primaries as Collective Action with Constitutional Ramifications: Israel as a Case Study

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Apr 2002
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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primaries, parties, elections, checks and balances, constitutional law

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Prospects for the Increased Independence of International Tribunals

German Law Journal, Vol. 12, No. 5, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Aug 2012
Eyal Benvenisti and George W. Downs
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and New York University (NYU)
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Democratizing Courts: How National and International Courts are Promoting Democracy in an Era of Global Governance

GlobalTrust Working Paper No. 5/2013, NYU J. Int’l L. & Pol’y, 2014
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Aug 2015
Eyal Benvenisti and George W. Downs
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and New York University (NYU)
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Reviewing Global Governance

GlobalTrust Working Paper 7/2014
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International Law, Global Governance, Global Administrative Law

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Sovereignty and the Politics of Property

GlobalTrust Working Paper 10/2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2016
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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National Courts, Domestic Democracy, and the Evolution of International Law

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 20, Issue 1, pp. 59-72, 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2012
Eyal Benvenisti and George W. Downs
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and New York University (NYU)
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The Legal Battle to Define the Law on Transnational Asymmetric Warfare

Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law, Vol. 20, p. 339, 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Aug 2012
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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Human Rights & the Global Economy eJournal, Public International Law eJournal, National Security & Foreign Relations Law eJournal

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Legal Regulation of the Decision-Making Process within Global Governance Bodies

GlobalTrust Working Paper No. 5/2014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International Law, Global Governance, Global Administrative Law

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Distributive Politics and International Institutions: The Case of Drugs

Tel Aviv University Law Faculty Paper No. 6
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Aug 2012
Eyal Benvenisti and George W. Downs
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law and New York University (NYU)
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Medical-Legal Studies eJournal, Human Rights & the Global Economy eJournal, Public International Law eJournal

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The Normative Basis for the Law Regulating Global Governance Institutions

GlobalTrust Working Paper 4/2014
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International Law, Global Governance, Global Administrative Law

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Asian Traditions and Contemporary International Law on the Management of Natural Resources

Chinese Journal of International Law, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 273-283, 2008
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 11 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2013
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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Community Interests in International Adjudication

Community Interests Across International Law (Eyal Benvenisti & Georg Nolte eds., Oxford University Press, 2018, Forthcoming) , GlobalTrust Working Paper Series 04/2016, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 16/2018
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2018
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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The Potential and Limits of Global Regulation of Sovereign Discretion

GlobalTrust Working Paper 6/2014
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International Law, Global Governance, Global Administrative Law

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Legislating for Humanity: May States Compel Foreigners to Promote Global Welfare?

GlobalTrust Working Paper No. 2/2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Aug 2015
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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כדור הארץ שייך לאנושות כולה The Earth Belongs to Mankind in General:” on the Duty of States to Take the Interests of Foreigners into Account

ספר נילי כהן 2017
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Oct 2017
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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Why International Organizations are Accountable to You

University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 68/2018
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Nov 2018
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law
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International Law, International Organizations, Rule of Law, Human Rights, Trusteeship

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The Political Economy of International Law. A European Perspective

The Political Economy of International Law. A European Perspective, by Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, 2016
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2017
Sapienza University of Rome, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law, University of Geneva - Faculty of Law - Department of Public International Law, Independent, Independent, Independent, University of St. Gallen - LS: School of Law, Students, University at Buffalo Law School, University of Bern Law School, University of Groningen - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Center for International Law, University of Muenster – Faculty of Law, University of Virginia School of Law, Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, University of Hamburg, Law School, Independent, Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, University of Hamburg, University of Twente - Centre for European Studies and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven - Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies

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The Us and the Use of Force: Double-Edged Hegemony and the Management of Global Emergencies

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 677-700, 2004
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law

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The Origins of the Concept of Belligerent Occupation

Law and History Review, Vol. 26, No. 3, 2008
Posted: 24 Feb 2008
Eyal Benvenisti
University of Cambridge Faculty of Law

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Law and History, International Law, Laws of War, jus in bello, Law of Occupation