Ji Li

University of California, Irvine School of Law

401 E. Peltason Dr.

Ste. 1000

Irvine, CA 92697-1000

United States

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

State-Owned Enterprises in the Current Regime of Investor-State Arbitration

The Role of the State in Investor-State Arbitration (Martinus Nijhoff / BRILL, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 Jul 2014
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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state-owned enterprises, sovereign wealth fund, investor-state arbitration, ICSID, investment arbitration, state capitalism, Chinese political economy, international arbitration

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Dare You Sue the Tax Collector? An Empirical Study of Administrative Lawsuits Against Tax Agencies in China

Pacific Rim Law & Policy Journal, volume 23 no.1, January 2014
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2015
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 280 (118,281)
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tax administration, tax litigation, Chinese tax, administrative law, administrative litigation, Chinese law, trial selection theory, dispute resolution

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Weak Law v. Strong Ties: An Empirical Study of Business Investment, Law and Political Connections in China

Review of Law & Economics, Vol 13, Issue 1, 2017
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2018
Wei Zhang and Ji Li
Singapore Management University and University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 243 (136,822)
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law, economic development, property rights protection, guanxi, political connections, Chinese courts, legal system

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Suing the Leviathan — An Empirical Analysis of the Changing Rate of Administrative Litigation in China

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Volume 10, Issue 4, pages 815–846, December 2013
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2015
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 233 (142,572)
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comparative law, Chinese law, litigation rate, administrative law, authoritarian state

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Does Law Matter in China? An Empirical Study of a Limiting Case

George Washington International Law Review, Vol. 46, 2014
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2016
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 197 (167,099)
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Chinese law, empirical study, criminal law, capital punishment, legislation, energy law, energy security, state capacity

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The Power Logic of Justice in China

American Journal of Comparative Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2017
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 153 (208,362)
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Chinese Law, Judicial Politics, Law and Politics, Power Distribution, Comparative Law, Judicial Behavior, Dispute Resolution, Court Reform

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The Leviathan's Rule by Law

Forthcoming, Journal of Empirical Legal Studies (December 2015)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2015
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 127 (242,544)

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rule by law, rule of law, authoritarian legal system, chinese law and politics, capital punishment, energy safety, pipeline security, state capacity

The Leviathan's Rule by Law

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 12, Issue 4, pp. 815-846, 2015
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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A Chinese Model for Tax Reforms in Developing Countries?

Beijing Consensus? How China Has Changed the Western Ideas of Law and Economic Development and Global Legal Practices, Chen. ed, Cambridge University Press, 2016
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 May 2015 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2016
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 119 (253,744)

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tax, Chinese tax system, tax and development

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Interactions between Domestic Social Norms and International Law Over Trade Dispute Resolution

The Rule of Law at the National and International Levels: Contestations and Deference, Hart Publishing, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Jul 2014
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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WTO, world trade organization, social norm, international trade, international dispute resolution, east asia, litigious, international relations, constructivism, international law, international economic law

Ralls and National Security Review of Foreign Investments

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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Ralls and National Security Review of Foreign Investments

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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I Came, I Saw, I…Adapted -- An Empirical Study of Chinese Business Expansion in the U.S. and Its Legal and Policy Implications

36 Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business 143-205 (2016)
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 25 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2016
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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Chinese foreign direct investment, chinese investment in US, CFIUS review, employment protection law, state capitalism, state-owned enterprise

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'Strangers in a Strange Land' — Chinese Companies in the American Tax System

Hastings Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2017
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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tax, foreign investment, multinational corporations, tax policy, tax administration, comparative tax, international tax, Chinese outbound investment, tax evasion, tax planning

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Investing Near the National Security Black Hole

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2016
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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CFIUS, foreign direct investment, China, national security, SOE

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What Do Chinese Clients Want?

University of Pennsylvania Asian Law Review, Vol. 15, No. 1, 86, 2019
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2020
Ji Li and Wei Zhang
University of California, Irvine School of Law and Singapore Management University
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legal profession, legal service market, Chinese FDI, state-owned enterprises, US-China relations, US law

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When are There More Laws? When do They Matter? Using Game Theory to Compare Laws, Power Distribution and Legal Environments in the United States and China

Pacific Rim Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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From 'See You in Court!' to 'See You in Geneva!': An Empirical Study of the Role of Social Norms in International Trade Dispute Resolution

Yale Journal of International Law, Vol. 32, 2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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international law, dispute resolution, international relations, social norm, empirical study, WTO, trade

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Suing the Leviathan - An Empirical Analysis of the Changing Rate of Administrative Litigation in China

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 10, Issue 4, pp. 815-846, 2013
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Oct 2013
Ji Li
University of California, Irvine School of Law
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