Randall Peerenboom

UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law

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Scholarly Papers (53)

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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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human rights, rule of law

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Varieties of Rule of Law: An Introduction and Provisional Conclusion

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Sep 2003
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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rule of law of Asia, sustained economic development, the implementation of democracy and the protection of human rights, institutional reform

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Asian Discourses of Rule of Law

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Sep 2003
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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rule of law in Asia, comparative legal systems, economic growth, political reform and democratization, the protection of human rights and geopolitical stability

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

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 31 Oct 2002
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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human rights, universalism versus relativism, Asian values, comparative law, jurisprudence, Confucianism

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

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jan 2003
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Political reform, legal reform, rule of law, social network

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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human rights, China, international human rights reform

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Toward a Methodology for Successful Legal Transplants

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2012
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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rule of law, comparative law, law and development, international best practices, legal transplants

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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rule of law, comparative law, law and development, Asian law

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

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jan 2003
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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social networks, economic development and growth in China

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

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 26 Jun 2002
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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judicial studies, judicial independence, rule of law, law and development, China, comparative law, authoritarianism, democratization, human rights

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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 UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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judicial independence, rule of law, law and development, comparative law

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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East Asian Model, law and development, rule of law, China, Taiwan, Asian law, comparative law

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Seek Truth from Facts: An Empirical Study of Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in the Prc

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 20 Nov 2002
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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China, China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) arbitral award enforcement cases

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

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Feb 2004
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Human rights

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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The Social Foundations of China's Living Constitution

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Jan 2010
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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constituitonalism, living constitution, comparative law, law and development, public law, China

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

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2003
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Chinese Legal System, WTO

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Between Global Norms and Domestic Realities: Judicial Reforms in China

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 May 2009
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law and University of Sheffield, Department of Lawaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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Washington Consensus, Post Washington Post Beijing Consensus, East Asian Model, Beijing Consensus, new developmental state, state and development

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

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Aug 2009
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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China, legal reforms, comparative law, rule of law

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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law, comparative law, judicial independence, law and development, rule of law

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Economic Development and the Development of the Legal Profession in China

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Feb 2009
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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legal profession, law and development, rule of law, lawyers

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Economic and Social Rights: The Role of Courts in China

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Human rights, development, economic and social rights, judiciary

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

Number of pages: 115 Posted: 20 Apr 2004
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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administrative detention, criminal law reform in China

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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 Zürn, Michael Zürn, Andre Nollkaemper and Randall Peerenboom
Freie Universität BerlinWZB Berlin Social Science Center, University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Center for International Law and UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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International law, rule of law, rule of law promotion, international organizations, diffusion

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

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Human rights in Asia, political and economic development, development of human rights

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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China and the Middle-Income Trap: Toward a Post Washington, Post Beijing Consensus

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 May 2013
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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China Model, Beijing Consensus, law and development, Post Washington Consensus, Post Beijing Post Washington Consensus, East Asian Model, middle-income trap, new development state

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

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Oct 2011
Randall Peerenboom, Andre Nollkaemper, Michael Zürn and Michael Zürn
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law, University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Center for International Law and Freie Universität BerlinWZB Berlin Social Science Center
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rule of law, international law, comparative law, transnational governance, law and development

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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rule of law, comparative law, international law, law and development

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

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

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Aug 2014
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Rule of law, China, judicial studies, political economy, law and development

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Law and Development in Middle-Income Countries: Introduction

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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law and development, middle-income countries, middle-income trap, comparative law

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Law and Development in Middle-Income Countries: Conclusion

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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law and development, middle-income countries, comparative law, economic and social rights

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

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 May 2011
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Development in a Multi-Polar World: The Post-2015 Agenda

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Dec 2014
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Law and development, middle-income countries, BRICS, sustainable development, Post-2015 Development Agenda, international financial institutions

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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
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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economic rights, social rights, human rights, China, India, comparative law, law and development

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

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Feb 2013
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Democratic transition, law and development, good governance, institutions, rule of law, authoritarian regimes

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Friends and Enemies, Humans and Others: A Schmittian Perspective of the Politics (and Economics) of Civilization Discourse

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Apr 2023 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2023
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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The Transformation of State Socialist Rule of Law into Party-State Socialist Rule of Law in the Xi Jinping Era of Comprehensive Rules-Based Governance

Hague Journal on The Rule of Law
Number of pages: 62
Randall Peerenboom
UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law
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Rule of law, authoritarian legality, illiberal legality, socialist rule of law