Erik Voeten

Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)

Peter F. Krogh Assistant Professor of Global Justice and Geopolitics

Washington, DC 20057

United States

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Data and Analyses of Voting in the UN General Assembly

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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United Nations, roll-call voting, voting, state preferences

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The Political Origins of the Un Security Council's Ability to Legitimize the Use of Force

International Organization, Vol. 59, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Apr 2005
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 1,421 (11,626)
Citation 12

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United Nations, Security Council, Legitimacy

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Estimating Dynamic State Preferences from United Nations Voting Data

Bailey, Michael, Strezhnev, Anton and Voeten, Erik., Estimating Dynamic State Preferences from United Nations Voting Data. Journal of Conflict Resolution (2015) DOI: 10.1177/0022002715595700
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Michael Bailey, Anton Strezhnev and Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Department of Government, Harvard University - Department of Government and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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United Nations, Ideal Points, International Organizations, State Preferences

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International Courts as Agents of Legal Change: Evidence from LGBT Rights in Europe

68:1 International Organization 77-110 (2014)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 May 2011 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Laurence Helfer and Erik Voeten
Duke University School of Law and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 1,235 (14,513)
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human rights, European Court of Human Rights, ECHR, ECtHR, European Union, gay, lesbian, transgender, international courts, international tribunals, conditionality, judicial lawmaking

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Precedent in International Courts: A Network Analysis of Case Citations by the European Court of Human Rights

British Journal of Political Science, 2012
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2012
Yonatan Lupu and Erik Voeten
George Washington University - Department of Political Science and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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European Court of Human Rights, International Law, Precedent, Network Analysis

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How Does Customary International Law Change? The Case of State Immunity

International Studies Quarterly, Vol. 59, pp. 209-222 (2015), APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2015
Pierre-Hugues Verdier and Erik Voeten
University of Virginia School of Law and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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customary international law, international law and international relations, foreign state immunity, sovereign immunity

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Are People Really Turning Away from Democracy?

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2016
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Oil and Unbalanced Globalization

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Michael L. Ross and Erik Voeten
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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International Judicial Independence

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Oct 2011
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 404 (66,995)
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judicial independence, international courts, judicial behavior

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Measuring Legal Systems

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Aug 2006
Howard Rosenthal and Erik Voeten
New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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legal origins, IRT models, formalism, legal reform, law and economics

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The Politics of Implementing European Court of Human Rights Judgements

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Jan 2012
Sharanbir Grewal and Erik Voeten
Georgetown University and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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European Court of Human Rights, International law, compliance

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Precedent, Compliance and Change in Customary International Law: An Explanatory Theory

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 108, pp. 389-434 (2014), Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2014-38
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2014
Pierre-Hugues Verdier and Erik Voeten
University of Virginia School of Law and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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customary international law, precedent, treaties

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The Politics of International Judicial Appointments: Evidence from the European Court of Human Rights

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Oct 2006
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 256 (111,434)
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International courts, judges, European Court, human rights

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The Politics of International Judicial Appointments

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Sep 2008
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 180 (156,541)
Citation 12

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judicial behavior, international courts

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Are New Democracies Better Human Rights Compliers?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Dec 2012
Sharanbir Grewal and Erik Voeten
Georgetown University and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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human rights, international law, international courts, European Courts of Human Rights, compliance

16.

Backlash and Judicial Restraint: Evidence From the European Court of Human Rights

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2018
√ėyvind Stiansen and Erik Voeten
Pluricourts and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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International Law, European Courts of Human Rights, International Courts, Human Rights, Backlash, Liberalism

17.

Does a Professional Judiciary Induce More Compliance? Evidence from the European Court of Human Rights

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2012
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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European Court of Human Rights, international courts, compliance

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Do Nationals in Leadership Positions Affect Cooperation with International Organizations? Evidence from the International Criminal Court Using a Regression Discontinuity Design

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Sep 2009
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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international criminal court, regression discontinuity

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Populism and Backlashes Against International Courts

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Oct 2018
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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populism, international courts, backlash, international law

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Gradual and Sudden Shifts in Political Perceptions: Impressions of Negativity in the 2000 U.S. Presidential Campaign

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Feb 2010
Lee Sigelman and Erik Voeten
George Washington University - Department of Political Science and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Presidential elections, campaigns, negative advertising

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International Organization Membership and Militarized Conflict: A Distributive Perspective

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Aug 2016
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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International Organizations, War

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A Two-Dimensional Analysis of Seventy Years of United Nations Voting

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 May 2018
Michael Bailey and Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Department of Government and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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United Nations, voting, General Assembly, ideal points, state preferences

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Regional Judicial Institutions and Economic Cooperation: Lessons for Asia?

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2012
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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regional integration, Asia, international law, international institutions

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Where is U.S. Multilateral Leadership?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2016
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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International Organizations, US Foreign policy

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Does Participation in International Organizations Increase Cooperation? Evidence from the ICC, UNHRC, and UNSC

Posted: 15 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2011
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)

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United Nations, ICC, Regression-discontinuity, UN Human Rights Council, UN Security Council

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Borrowing and Non-Borrowing among International Courts

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 39, No. 2, 2010
Posted: 13 May 2009 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2010
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)

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international courts, judicial behavior, transjudicial communication

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The Impartiality of International Judges: Evidence from the European Court of Human Rights

American Political Science Review, Vol. 102, No. 4, pp. 417-433, November 2008
Posted: 21 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2009
Erik Voeten
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)

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Judicial behavior, judicial independence, impartiality, European Court of Human Rights, ECHR, EU