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Publications from 2022
The Role of Investor-State Tribunals in Determining the Scope and Content of the Fair and Equitable Treatment Standard – Legitimate Expectations and Proportionality, Simon Bianchi
Changes and Convergence of Bankruptcy Law: Recent Experience in Brazil, Joao Guilherme Thiesi da Silva
Cooperation Without Convergence: Border Carbon Adjustment and Heterogeneity of Climate Actions, Lucas Moreira Jiminez
Combatting Wage Theft in Global Supply Chains: A Proposal for Transnational Wage Lien Laws, Nabila N. Khan
Conflicting Fundamental Rights Under the Indian Constitution: Analyzing the Supreme Court’s Doctrinal Gap, Nikhil Pratap
Looking Out, Looking In: How India can Respond to a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism on the Principles of Justice and Equity in the Net-Zero Transition, Paridhi Srivastava
The Role of Arbitral Tribunals in Determining the Scope of the Fair and Equitable Treatment Standard, Thomas Ferguson Whip
Publications from 2021
Lessons and Opportunities for Negotiation Teachers Following the Covid-19 Pandemic, Ana Lenard
The Impact of Particular Provisions of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on the United States Economy Amidst the Covid-19 Pandemic, Hillary Obinna Maduka
Establishing State Responsibility in Mitigating Climate Change under Customary International Law, Vanessa S.W. Tsang
Publications from 2020
Internet Jurisdiction: Using Content Delivery Networks to Ascertain Intention, Patrick Lin