Padideh Ala'i

American University, Washington College of Law

Professor of Law

4300 Nebraska Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20016

United States

http://www.wcl.american.edu/faculty/palai

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Free Trade or Sustainable Development? An Analysis of the WTO Appellate Body's Shift to a More Balanced Approach to Trade Liberalization

American University International Law Review, Vol. 14, p. 1129, 1999
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Feb 2010
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 244 (81,009)

Abstract:

WTO, WTO Appellate Body, trade and environment, Article XX of GATT 1994, sustainable development, free trade

2.

Controlling Corruption in International Business: The International Legal Framework

Knowledge for Sustainable Development, UNDP/UNESCO, Encylopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2010
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 223 (99,877)

Abstract:

Bribery, active bribery, passive bribery, extortion, kickback, corruption, hard law, soft law, colonialism, illicit payment, ethics, morality, facilitation payment, gift, anti-corruption

3.

The Legacy of Geographical Morality and Colonialism: A Historical Assessment of the Current Crusade Against Corruption

Vanderbuilt Journal of Transitional Law, Vol. 33, No. 4, October 2000
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Feb 2010
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 196 (101,174)

Abstract:

corruption, anti-corruption, cultural relativism, British East India Company, OAS Convention against Corruption, OECD Convention on Combatting Bribery

4.

Judicial Lobbying at the WTO: The Debate Over the Use of Amicus Curiae Briefs and the U.S. Experience

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 24, No. 1, November-December 2000
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Feb 2010
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 123 (161,808)

Abstract:

WTO, amicus curiae briefs, non-state actor participation, WTO Appellate Body, judicial lobbying, US Supreme Court and amicus curiae

5.

From the Periphery to the Center? The Evolving WTO Jurisprudence on Transparency and Good Governance

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 11, p. 779, 2008, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2009-20
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Feb 2009
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 110 (184,739)

Abstract:

transparency, WTO, Article X of GATT

6.

Turkey: At the Crossroads of Secular West and Traditional East

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 May 2010
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 105 (191,972)

Abstract:

Turkey, secular, Islam, Ataturk

7.

Trade and Sustainable Development

Sungkynkwan Journal of Science & Technology Law, Vol. 4, No. 2, Fall 2010, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2011-20
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2011
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 87 (223,108)

Abstract:

GATT, WTO, GATT Article X, GATT Article XX, sustainable development, WTO dispute settlement

8.

Transparency in International Economic Relations and the Role of the WTO

Research Handbook on Transparency, ed. Padideh Ala'i & Robert Vaughn at American University Washington College of Law (Edward Elgar, 2014), American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2014-46
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2014
Padideh Ala'i and Matthew D'Orsi
American University, Washington College of Law and American University - Washington College of Law
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Abstract:

transparency; WTO; international economic relations; good governance and development; WTO and internal governance; uniformity

9.

Civil Consequences of Corruption in International Commercial Contracts

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 62, 2014, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2014-44
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2014
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 67 (210,984)

Abstract:

Corruption, anti-corruption, bribery, U.S. state commercial bribery laws, transnational bribery, transparency, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), OECD Anti-Bribery Convention, United Nations Convention against Corruption, civil consequences of corruption

10.

Leopold & Morel: A Story of ‘Free Trade’ and ‘Native Rights’ in the Congo Free State

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 May 2010
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 63 (253,102)

Abstract:

free trade, human rights, Congo, King Leopold, Morel, Berlin Conference, colonialism, slave trade

11.

The WTO and the Anti-Corruption Movement

Loyola University Chicago International Law Review, Vol. 6, pp. 259-279, 2008 , American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2010-03
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2010
Padideh Ala'i
American University, Washington College of Law
Downloads 36 (341,700)

Abstract:

WT0, anti-corruption, World Bank, public sector reform, good governance

12.

Climate Change Innovation, Products and Services Under the GATT/WTO System

Research Handbook on Intellectual Property and Climate Change", edited by Joshua D. Sarnoff and published in Spring 2016 by EE Elgar, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2016-21
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 May 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2016
David A. Gantz and Padideh Ala'i
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and American University, Washington College of Law
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Abstract:

climate change, WTO, GATT, WTO dispute settlement, trade remedies