Randall Peerenboom

La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management

Department of Accounting

Victoria 3552, 3086

Australia

Oxford University - Centre for Socio-Legal Studies

Oxford University Centre for Socio-Legal Studies

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Scholarly Papers (51)

1.

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
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 5

Abstract:

human rights, rule of law

2.

Judicial Independence in China: Common Myths and Unfounded Assumptions

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/11
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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3.

Asian Discourses of Rule of Law

Randall Peerenboom, ASIAN DISCOURSES OF RULE OF LAW, RoutledgeCurzon, January 2004
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Sep 2003
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 1,430 (8,415)
Citation 9

Abstract:

rule of law in Asia, comparative legal systems, economic growth, political reform and democratization, the protection of human rights and geopolitical stability

4.

Varieties of Rule of Law: An Introduction and Provisional Conclusion

Randall Peerenboom, ASIAN DISCOURSES OF RULE OF LAW, RoutledgeCurzon, January 2004
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Sep 2003
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 2

Abstract:

rule of law of Asia, sustained economic development, the implementation of democracy and the protection of human rights, institutional reform

5.

Beyond Universalism and Relativism: The Evolving Debates about 'Values in Asia'

UCLA, School of Law Research Paper No. 02-23
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 31 Oct 2002
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 3

Abstract:

human rights, universalism versus relativism, Asian values, comparative law, jurisprudence, Confucianism

6.

Social Networks, Civil Society, Democracy and Rule of Law: A New Conceptual Framework

In THE POLITICS OF RELATIONALITY: CIVIL SOCIETY, ECONOMICS, AND LAW IN EAST ASIA, Chair Hahm, Chaibong Hahm and Daniel Bell, eds., Rowan & Littlefield, 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jan 2003
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 2

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Political reform, legal reform, rule of law, social network

7.

Social Networks, Rule of Law and Economic Growth in China: The Elusive Pursuit of the Right Combination of Private and Public Ordering

Global Economic Review, Vol. 31, No. 2, 2002
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jan 2003
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 1,078 (13,816)
Citation 4

Abstract:

social networks, economic development and growth in China

8.

Assessing Human Rights in China: Why the Double Standard?

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 38, pp. 71-172, 2005, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 05-32
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 04 Oct 2005
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 3

Abstract:

human rights, China, international human rights reform

9.

Let One Hundred Flowers Bloom, One Hundred Schools Contend: Debating Rule of Law in China

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 23, 2002
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 26 Jun 2002
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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10.

Dispute Resolution in China: Patterns, Causes and Prognosis

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/9
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Sep 2008
Randall Peerenboom and Xin He
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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11.

Human Rights, China and Cross-Cultural Inquiry: Philosophy, History and Power Politics

Philosophy East & West, Vol. 55, 2005
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Feb 2004
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 714 (25,036)

Abstract:

Human rights

12.

Judicial Independence in China: Lessons for Global Rule of Law Promotion (Introduction)

JUDICIAL INDEPENDENCE IN CHINA: LESSONS FOR GLOBAL RULE OF LAW PROMOTION, Cambridge University Press, 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Jan 2010
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 3

Abstract:

judicial studies, judicial independence, rule of law, law and development, China, comparative law, authoritarianism, democratization, human rights

13.

Seek Truth from Facts: An Empirical Study of Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in the Prc

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 49, 2001
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 20 Nov 2002
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 3

Abstract:

China, China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) arbitral award enforcement cases

14.

A New Analytical Framework for Understanding and Promoting Judicial Independence in China

JUDICIAL INDEPENDENCE IN CHINA: LESSONS FOR GLOBAL RULE OF LAW PROMOTION, Randall Peerenboom ed., New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Feb 2009
Yulin Fu and Randall Peerenboom
Peking University and La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 623 (25,446)

Abstract:

judicial independence, rule of law, law and development, comparative law

15.

Fly High the Banner of Socialist Rule of Law with Chinese Characteristics! What Does the 4th Plenum Decision Mean for Legal Reforms in China?

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2014
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 621 (19,873)

Abstract:

rule of law, comparative law, law and development, Asian law

16.

The X-Files: Past and Present Portrayals of China's Alien 'Legal System'

Global Studies Law Review, 2003
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2003
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Chinese Legal System, WTO

17.

Between Global Norms and Domestic Realities: Judicial Reforms in China

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 May 2009
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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18.

The Social Foundations of China's Living Constitution

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Jan 2010
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

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constituitonalism, living constitution, comparative law, law and development, public law, China

19.

Development of Rule of Law: A Comparison of Taiwan and China

Book chapter in "Political Change in China: Comparisons with Taiwan" (Bruce Gilley & Larry Diamond eds., 2008)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2017
Randall Peerenboom and Weitseng Chen
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

East Asian Model, law and development, rule of law, China, Taiwan, Asian law, comparative law

20.

More Law, Less Courts: Legalized Governance Judicialization and Dejudicialization in China

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/10
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Sep 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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21.

Rule of Law and Democracy: Lessons for China from Asian Experiences

DEMOCRACY AND RULE OF LAW IN EAST ASIA, IN EAST ASIAN DEMOCRACIES: DEEPENING, REVERSAL, AND NON LIBERAL ALTERNATIVES, Yin-Wah Chu and Siu-Lun Wong, eds., Taylor and Francis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Nov 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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22.

Rule of Law, Democracy and the Sequencing Debate: Lessons from China and Vietnam

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Aug 2009
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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23.

Law and Development in China and India: The Advantages and Disadvantages of Front-Loading the Costs of Political Reform

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/15
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Oct 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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24.

What Have We Learned About Law and Development? Describing, Predicting and Assessing Legal Reforms in China

Latrobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2008-05, Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 27, pp. 823-871, Spring 2006
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Feb 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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25.

Toward a Methodology for Successful Legal Transplants

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2012
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Abstract:

rule of law, comparative law, law and development, international best practices, legal transplants

26.

The Emerging Post Washington, Post Beijing Consensus: Prospects and Pitfalls

(Forthcoming 2015), Development After the Global Financial Crisis: The Emerging Post Washington, Post Bejing Consensus, 19 UCLA J.Int'L.L.& FOR.AFF posted on SSRN in advance of publication with the permission of JILFA.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2014
Randall Peerenboom and Bojan Bugaric
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management and University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Washington Consensus, Post Washington Post Beijing Consensus, East Asian Model, Beijing Consensus, new developmental state, state and development

27.

Economic and Social Rights: The Role of Courts in China

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Human rights, development, economic and social rights, judiciary

28.

Show Me the Money: The Dominance of Wealth in Determining Rights Performance in Asia

Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law, Vol. 15, pp. 75-152, 2004
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 334 (65,044)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Human rights in Asia, political and economic development, development of human rights

29.

Judicial Accountability and Judicial Independence: An Empirical Study of Individual Case Supervision

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2009
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

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law, comparative law, judicial independence, law and development, rule of law

30.

Out of the Pan and into the Fire: Well-Intentioned but Misguided Recommendations to Eliminate All Forms of Administrative Detention in China

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 98, No. 3, p. 991, 2004
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 20 Apr 2004
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Abstract:

administrative detention, criminal law reform in China

31.

Economic Development and the Development of the Legal Profession in China

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Feb 2009
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 322 (62,779)

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legal profession, law and development, rule of law, lawyers

32.

Are China's Legal Reforms Stalled?

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/13
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Oct 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

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33.

Searching for Political Liberalism in all the Wrong Places: The Legal Profession in China as the Leading Edge of Political Reform?

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/7
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Sep 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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34.

The Future of Legal Reforms in China: A Critical Appraisal of the Decision on Comprehensively Deepening Reform

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 304 (59,679)

Abstract:

China, legal reforms, comparative law, rule of law

35.

Resistance, Revision and Retrenchment in the Transition to a Competitive Market Economy in China

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/8
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Sep 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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36.

China and the Middle-Income Trap: Toward a Post Washington, Post Beijing Consensus

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 May 2013
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Abstract:

China Model, Beijing Consensus, law and development, Post Washington Consensus, Post Beijing Post Washington Consensus, East Asian Model, middle-income trap, new development state

37.

The Political Economy of Rule of Law in Middle-Income Countries: A Comparison of Eastern Europe and China

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Sep 2010
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

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rule of law, law and development, comparative law, China, Eastern Europe, democratization, post-communist transition

38.

Law, Wealth and Power in China

THE COMMERCIAL LAW REVOLUTION, John Garret, Yingjie Guo, eds., Routledge, 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Sep 2010
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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39.

Regulating Enterprise: The Regulatory Impact on Doing Business

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/14
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Oct 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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40.

The Future of Rule of Law: Challenges and Prospects for the Field

The Hague Journal on the Rule of Law, Vol. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Sep 2010
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

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rule of law, comparative law, international law, law and development

41.

Assessing Implementation of Law in China: What is the Standard?

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/12
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Oct 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

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42.

Pushing Back on Globalization: An Introduction to Regulation in Asia

REGULATION IN ASIA, Routledge, 2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2008
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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43.

Rule of Law Dynamics in an Era of International and Transnational Governance

Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2011-28, Amsterdam Center for International Law No. 2011-10
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2011
Michael Zurn, Andre Nollkaemper and Randall Peerenboom
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Center for International Law and La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

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International law, rule of law, rule of law promotion, international organizations, diffusion

44.

Conclusion: From Rule of Law Promotion to Rule of Law Dynamics

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Oct 2011
Randall Peerenboom, Andre Nollkaemper and Michael Zurn
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management, University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Center for International Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 181 (102,999)
Citation 1

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rule of law, international law, comparative law, transnational governance, law and development

45.

Law and Development in Middle-Income Countries: Introduction

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

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law and development, middle-income countries, middle-income trap, comparative law

46.

Law and Development in Middle-Income Countries: Conclusion

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Citation 1

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law and development, middle-income countries, comparative law, economic and social rights

47.

The Future of Law in a Multipolar World: Toward a Global New Deal

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 May 2011
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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48.

The Battle Over Legal Reforms in China: Has There Been a Turn Against Law?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Aug 2014
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Abstract:

Rule of law, China, judicial studies, political economy, law and development

49.

A Tale of Two Judiciaries: Judicial Enforcement of Economic and Social Rights in China and India

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Feb 2013
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 81 (199,789)

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economic rights, social rights, human rights, China, India, comparative law, law and development

50.

The Arab Spring and Social Justice in China: Implications for Institutional Reform

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Feb 2013
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
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Democratic transition, law and development, good governance, institutions, rule of law, authoritarian regimes

51.

Development in a Multi-Polar World: The Post-2015 Agenda

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Dec 2014
Randall Peerenboom
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 60 (227,655)

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Law and development, middle-income countries, BRICS, sustainable development, Post-2015 Development Agenda, international financial institutions