34 Pages Posted: 15 Jan 2011
Date Written: September 13, 2010
What role should for-profit organizations play in governing commercial transactions? Recent scholarship on the privatization of commercial law has advocated expanding the role of for-profits. This essay tests the merits of that proposal in a context where the case for relying on for-profits seem particularly strong, namely the adjudication of international commercial disputes. Both theory and evidence suggest that there is a role for providers of dispute resolution services that take a variety of organizational forms, including for-profits, not-for-profits, international organizations and various kinds of hybrid organizations.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Davis, Kevin E., Privatizing the Adjudication of International Commercial Disputes: The Relevance of Organizational Form (September 13, 2010). NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-01. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1739828 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1739828