Manfred Elsig

University of Bern

Gesellschaftsstrasse 49

Bern, BERN 3001

Switzerland

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1.

The Politics of Treaty Interpretation: Variations and Explanations Across International Tribunals

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Oct 2011
Joost Pauwelyn and Manfred Elsig
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) and University of Bern
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interpretation, Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties, VCLT, international tribunals, treaty interpretation, law of treaties

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The Law and Politics of WTO Dispute Settlement

The Politics of International Law, eds. Wayne Sandholtz & Christopher Whytock, Oxford University Press, 2016, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-10
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 17 May 2016
Gregory Shaffer, Manfred Elsig and Sergio Puig
Georgetown University Law Center, University of Bern and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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The World Trade Organization’s Dispute Settlement Mechanism – Analysis and Problems

OXFORD HANDBOOK OF THE WTO, Amrita Narlikar, Martin Daunton, and Robert M. Stern, eds., Forthcoming , Center for Comparative and International Studies Working Paper No. 63
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2010
Thomas Bernauer, Manfred Elsig and Joost Pauwelyn
ETH Zurich, University of Bern and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID)
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WTO, Trade

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U.S. Threats to the WTO Appellate Body

I. Will the US Undermine the World Trade Organization? Huffington Post, May 23, 2016, II. The U.S. is Causing a Major Controversy in the World Trade Organization, Washington Post, June 6, 2016, III. Trump is Fighting an Open War on Trade, Washington Post, September 27, 2017, IV. The Slow Killing of the World Trade Organization, Huffington Post, November 11, 2017, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2018-01
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Dec 2017
Gregory Shaffer, Manfred Elsig and Mark A. Pollack
Georgetown University Law Center, University of Bern and Temple University - Department of Political Science
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The Extensive (but Fragile) Authority of the WTO Appellate Body

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol.79, No.1, pp. 237-273, 2016, Forthcoming, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-54
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2022
Gregory Shaffer, Manfred Elsig and Sergio Puig
Georgetown University Law Center, University of Bern and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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judicial authority, WTO, legal field

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Thinking About the Performance of the World Trade Organization: A Discussion Across Disciplines

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2016/13
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Feb 2016
Manfred Elsig, Bernard Hoekman and Joost Pauwelyn
University of Bern, European University Institute - Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (RSCAS) and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID)
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International cooperation, WTO, performance evaluation, multidisciplinary analysis

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The Design of International Trade Agreements: Introducing a New Dataset

Forthcoming in the Review of International Organizations, 2014
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2013
Andreas Dür, Leonardo Baccini and Manfred Elsig
University of Salzburg - Department of Political Science and Sociology, McGill University and University of Bern
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Different Facets Of Power in Decision-Making in the WTO

NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2006/23
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Feb 2008
Manfred Elsig
University of Bern
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WTO, Decision-Making, Power, Bargaining, International Organization

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Depth, Flexibility and International Cooperation: The Politics of Trade Agreement Design

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Aug 2013
Leonardo Baccini, Andreas Dür and Manfred Elsig
McGill University, University of Salzburg - Department of Political Science and Sociology and University of Bern
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international institutions, preferential trade agreements, institutional design, depth, flexibility

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Changing Authorities and New Accountability in the World Trade Organization: Addressing a Research Gap

NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2007/30
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Dec 2007
Manfred Elsig
University of Bern
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WTO, Accountability, Governance, Emerging Markets

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Introducing the Electronic Database of Investment Treaties (EDIT): The Genesis of a New Database and Its Use

World Trade Review, Vol. 20 (1), 2021, pp. 73-94.
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Dec 2022
Wolfgang Alschner, Manfred Elsig and Rodrigo Polanco
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Bern and World Trade Institute - University of Bern
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Database, International Investment Treaties, BITs, Empirical Analysis, Corpus, Arbitration

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Main Act or Side Show? Model Agreements by International Institutions and their Reuse in Investment Treaty Texts

Journal of International Economic Law, 2022, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2022-33
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Dec 2022
Wolfgang Alschner, Manfred Elsig and Simon Wuethrich
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Bern and University of Bern
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International Institutions, Templates, Models, Computational Analysis, International Investment Treaties, OECD, ICSID

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Agents, Trustees, and International Courts: The Politics of Judicial Appointment at the World Trade Organization

Posted: 11 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2013
Manfred Elsig and Mark A. Pollack
University of Bern and Temple University - Department of Political Science

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international law, international courts, judicial appointment, World Trade Organization, principal-agent, trustee