By: Damjan Kukovec Introduction Regional trade agreements (“RTAs”) have become a fundamental mode of international trade negotiation and regulation. The further reduction of tariff and non-tariff barriers and general collaboration between nations in trade matters is now primarily negotiated within the setting of RTAs. Therefore, the number and the scope of RTAs since the … [Read more...] about Regional Trade Agreements and Global Justice
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By: Lisa J. Laplante Introduction The Judicialization of Peace offers an important empirical analysis of whether and how the involvement of international courts can alter the form and substance of accountability brokered through peace agreements. Specifically, authors Courtney Hillebrecht, Alexandra Huneeus, with the collaboration of Sandra Borda, offer this analysis through … [Read more...] about A Balancing Act: The Right to Peace and Justice
By Courtney Hillebrecht and Alexandra Huneeus By what measure can we best assess the work of international courts? Reflecting on The Judicialization of Peace, Roberto Gargarella takes us to task for failing to make explicit a theory of democracy by which to understand the role that international courts played in the Colombian peace negotiations. He then draws on his … [Read more...] about Response to Gargarella’s “Some Reservations Concerning the Judicialization of Peace”
By Jérôme Sgard [Click Here for PDF]† Responding to Daniela Caruso, Non-Parties: The Negative Externalities of Regional Trade Agreements in a Private Law Perspective, 59 Harv. Int’l L.J. 389 (2018). Daniela Caruso asks whether private law concepts may be instrumental in defending the interests of aggrieved third-parties to Regional Trade Agreements, or whether the former are … [Read more...] about Contracts, Treaties, and the Public Space
[Click here for PDF]† By Roberto Gargarella* Responding to Courtney Hillebrecht, Alexandra Huneeus, with Sandra Borda, The Judicialization of Peace, 59 Harv. Int’l L.J. 279 (2018). In their recent article, The Judicialization of Peace, Courtney Hillebrecht and Alexandra Huneeus, with the collaboration of Sandra Borda, made an impressive contribution to the discussion … [Read more...] about Some Reservations Concerning the Judicialization of Peace