The Poverty of Development and the Development of Poverty in International Law
James Crawford and Sarah Nouwen (eds.), Select Proceedings of the European Society of International Law (Oxford, 2012)
10 Pages Posted: 18 Jan 2018
Date Written: 2012
Does International Law have anything to offer to the 'poorest of the poor'? The short answer to this question is: yes, potentially. So far, however, it has offered very little. Indeed, international law is unlikely to offer very much at all if we continue to approach the question of poverty in the way we have for the past sixty years, let along since the end of the Cold War.
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