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Governance by Indicators: Global Power through Quantification and Rankings

Kevin Davis, Angelina Fisher, Benedict Kingsbury, and Sally Engle Merry (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199658244
eISBN:
9780199949915
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658244.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The use of indicators as a technique of global governance is increasing rapidly. Major examples include the World Bank's Doing Business Indicators, the World Bank's Good Governance and Rule of Law ... More


Players

Carlo Focarelli

in International Law as Social Construct: The Struggle for Global Justice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199584833
eISBN:
9780191741012
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584833.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the actors engaged in constructing international law as a set of rules. It argues that states remain at the heart of global governance by exercising jurisdictional power in a ... More


Introduction: Global Governance by Indicators *

Kevin E. Davis, Benedict Kingsbury, and Sally Engle Merry

in Governance by Indicators: Global Power through Quantification and Rankings

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199658244
eISBN:
9780199949915
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658244.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This introductory chapter considers the increase of use and production of indicators in global governance. It first identifies the primary characteristics of indicators and then studies the features ... More


The Globalization of State Constitutions

Anne Peters

in New Perspectives on the Divide Between National and International Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199231942
eISBN:
9780191716140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199231942.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the effects of globalization on State constitutions. It suggests that consistent interpretation and a readiness to ascribe less importance to the formal origin of norms could ... More


Conclusion: The Role of the EU in the Legal Dimension of Global Governance: The Editors

Bart Van Vooren, Steven Blockmans, and Jan Wouters

in The EU's Role in Global Governance: The Legal Dimension

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199659654
eISBN:
9780191748189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659654.003.0021
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Public International Law

This chapter revisits the main themes of the preceding discussions on the EU's role in global governance. These include rule law based collective governance, security governance, trade governance, ... More


World Trade Law after Neoliberalism: Reimagining the Global Economic Order

Andrew Lang

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199592647
eISBN:
9780191731396
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592647.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The rise of economic liberalism in the latter stages of the 20th century coincided with a fundamental transformation of international economic governance, especially through the law of the World ... More


The EU's Role in Global Governance: The Legal Dimension

Bart Van Vooren, Steven Blockmans, and Jan Wouters (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199659654
eISBN:
9780191748189
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659654.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Public International Law

For years the European Union has been looked on as a potential model for cosmopolitan governance, and enjoyed considerable influence on the global stage. The EU has a uniquely strong and legally ... More


Beyond Constitutionalism: The Pluralist Structure of Postnational Law

Nico Krisch

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199228317
eISBN:
9780191594793
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228317.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This book traces a fundamental transformation in law—the turn towards ‘postnational law’—which reflects the increasing enmeshment of national, regional, and international law and calls into question ... More


Entrenching Global Governance: The EU’s Constitutional Objectives Caught Between a Sanguine World View and a Daunting Reality

Joris Larik

in The EU's Role in Global Governance: The Legal Dimension

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199659654
eISBN:
9780191748189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659654.003.0002
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Public International Law

Diverse assessments of the EU's role in global governance suggest a great need for dependable and justifiable benchmarks. This chapter argues that constitutional foreign policy objectives are an ... More


International Investment Law and Comparative Public Law—an Introduction

Stephan W. Schill

in International Investment Law and Comparative Public Law

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199589104
eISBN:
9780191595455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589104.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This chapter provides an introduction to the conceptual foundations of the book. It points to the need to develop new conceptual approaches to remedy discontents that have emerged in relation to ... More


The Limits of Coherence

Andrew Lang

in World Trade Law after Neoliberalism: Reimagining the Global Economic Order

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199592647
eISBN:
9780191731396
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592647.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter argues that the critical potential of human rights as a tool for transforming global economic governance has so far been partially but significantly undermined by the tendency of many ... More


Framing Human Rights in Global Health Governance

Benjamin Mason Meier and Lawrence O. Gostin

in Human Rights in Global Health: Rights-Based Governance for a Globalizing World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190672676
eISBN:
9780190672713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190672676.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter frames the implementation of human rights law through global health governance. Global governance institutions have sought to translate human rights into public policy, shifting from the ... More


Governing the Global Economy through Government Networks

Anne-Marie Slaughter

in The Role of Law in International Politics: Essays in International Relations and International Law

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199244027
eISBN:
9780191713224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244027.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter focuses on two particular types of government networks among financial regulators: central bankers, securities regulators, insurance commissioners, and antitrust officials. It discusses ... More


Human Rights in Global Health: Rights-Based Governance for a Globalizing World

Benjamin Mason Meier and Lawrence O. Gostin (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190672676
eISBN:
9780190672713
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190672676.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

Institutions matter for the advancement of human rights in global health. Given the dramatic development of human rights under international law and the parallel proliferation of global institutions ... More


Introduction: Responding to the Public Health Harms of a Globalizing World through Human Rights in Global Governance

Benjamin Mason Meier and Lawrence O. Gostin

in Human Rights in Global Health: Rights-Based Governance for a Globalizing World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190672676
eISBN:
9780190672713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190672676.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This introductory chapter outlines the global governance institutions that structure the realization of human rights for global health. With this volume examining the relationship between human ... More


An Introduction to Informal International Lawmaking

Joost Pauwelyn, Ramses A Wessel, and Jan Wouters

in Informal International Lawmaking

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199658589
eISBN:
9780191742248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658589.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This Introduction states the main objective of this book, which is to draw attention to a phenomenon that is omnipresent in global governance, something that seems largely neglected by international ... More


The Limits of Globalization and Global Governance in Producing Global Community

Richard W. Mansbach

in The Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence 2014: Volume I

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780190270513
eISBN:
9780190271909
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190270513.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the concept of global governance and assesses the optimism associated with governance as a means of creating a genuine global community. The concept of global governance arose ... More


Economic Partnership Agreements: Enhancing the Labour Dimension of Global Governance?

Jeff Kenner

in The EU's Role in Global Governance: The Legal Dimension

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199659654
eISBN:
9780191748189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659654.003.0020
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Public International Law

This chapter traces the gradual shift towards an increasingly important and leading role for the EU in global labour governance. It develops three main propositions. First, promotion of the ... More


Global Law and Global Governance: The UN’s Role in Filling Gaps

Ramesh Thakur and Thomas G. Weiss

in THE GLOBAL COMMUNITY YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AND JURISPRUDENCE: Global Trends: Law, Policy & Justice Essays in Honour of Professor Giuliana Ziccardi Capaldo

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199332304
eISBN:
9780190259815
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199332304.003.0027
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter makes a case for global governance, i.e. collective problem-solving arrangements for challenges and threats that are beyond the capacity of a single state to address. It begins by ... More


Introduction

Carlo Focarelli

in International Law as Social Construct: The Struggle for Global Justice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199584833
eISBN:
9780191741012
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584833.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter notes that international law now is believed to be a global law of humankind and no longer a Westphalian, state-centred form of law. It argues that international law can contribute in ... More


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