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Introduction

Jessica F. Green

in Rethinking Private Authority: Agents and Entrepreneurs in Global Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157580
eISBN:
9781400848669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157580.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book examines how the global environment is regulated and, in particular, the diversity of actors involved in addressing the problem of climate change. It considers the role of private actors, ... More


Corporate social responsibility meets traditional supervision of fundamental labour rights*: Why CSR needs social dialogue to fill the governance gaps

David Tajgman

in The Role of Labour Standards in Development: From theory to sustainable practice?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264911
eISBN:
9780191754098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264911.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The International Labour Organisation's 1998 Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work prioritised four core labour standards' principles and led to a burst of new ratifications of the ... More


Agents of the State: A Century of Delegation in International Environmental Law

Jessica F. Green

in Rethinking Private Authority: Agents and Entrepreneurs in Global Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157580
eISBN:
9781400848669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157580.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines a century of multilateral environmental agreements (MEAs) for acts of delegation to international organizations and to private actors. Theories of delegation suggest looking to ... More


Atmospheric Police: Delegated Authority in the Clean Development Mechanism

Jessica F. Green

in Rethinking Private Authority: Agents and Entrepreneurs in Global Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157580
eISBN:
9781400848669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157580.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines why states decided to delegate key monitoring tasks to private actors in the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) of the Kyoto Protocol. It first provides an overview of the ... More


Governors of the Market: The Evolution of Entrepreneurial Authority

Jessica F. Green

in Rethinking Private Authority: Agents and Entrepreneurs in Global Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157580
eISBN:
9781400848669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157580.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines entrepreneurial authority from the 1950s to the present by focusing on the creation of environmental civil regulations. Private agents are most often useful for their expertise ... More


Rethinking Private Authority: Agents and Entrepreneurs in Global Environmental Governance

Jessica F. Green

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157580
eISBN:
9781400848669
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157580.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book examines the role of nonstate actors in global environmental politics, arguing that a fuller understanding of their role requires a new way of conceptualizing private authority. It ... More


Full Protection and Security

Helge Elisabeth Zeitler

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/9780199589104.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

Clauses guaranteeing investor ‘full protection and security’ are included in most bilateral and multilateral investment treaties. They require not only abstention by the host State from physically ... More


Conclusion: Private security, public order

Simon Chesterman and Angelina Fisher

in Private Security, Public Order: The Outsourcing of Public Services and Its Limits

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199574124
eISBN:
9780191721816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199574124.003.011
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

The privatization of public functions thus raises important legal and political issues in the governance of private actors, but also calls into question the nature of what functions should be ... More


Domestic Public Authorities within Global Networks: Institutional and Procedural Design, Accountability, and Review

Lorenzo Casini

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/9780199658589.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In addressing the ‘two-way’ street as an essential characteristic of informal international lawmaking (IN-LAW), this chapter analyses the role of domestic public authorities within global networks. ... More


Policy resources

Peter Knoepfel, Corinne Larrue, Frédéric Varone, and Michael Hill

in Public policy analysis

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349071
eISBN:
9781447303121
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349071.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Organizations

This chapter presents the resources that motivate public and private actors to assert their values and interests in the course of the different stages in the policy life cycle. It notes that in the ... More


Adjudicating Human Rights Violations Committed by Private Contractors in Conflict Situations before the European Court of Human Rights

Giulia Pinzauti

in War by Contract: Human Rights, Humanitarian Law, and Private Contractors

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199604555
eISBN:
9780191725180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604555.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter analyses the challenges to the supervision and adjudication of human rights breaches committed by PMSCs in wartime before the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR). It argues that, to ... More


The public–private divide: which side is criminal justice on?

Stephen Riley

in Values in criminology and community justice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781447300359
eISBN:
9781447311706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300359.003.0013
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

The division between public and private depends upon our social and political values because it forms part of our general concern with the proper limits of governmental power in a liberal state. The ... More


Institutional Responsibility for Private Military and Security Companies

Nigel D White

in War by Contract: Human Rights, Humanitarian Law, and Private Contractors

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199604555
eISBN:
9780191725180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604555.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter analyses the issue of legal responsibility arising from the trend among international organizations to use the services of private actors within peace operations. It has been argued in ... More


Private International Law and Global Governance

Horatia Muir Watt and Diego P. Fernández Arroyo (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198727620
eISBN:
9780191793684
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727620.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book represents the first series of work presented within the project now known as PILAGG (private international law as global governance). The latter is emerging as a school of heterodox ... More


Public policy

Peter Knoepfel, Corinne Larrue, Frédéric Varone, and Michael Hill

in Public policy analysis

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349071
eISBN:
9781447303121
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349071.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Organizations

This chapter defines the constituent elements of a policy. It refers to public policy as the power games in a specific institutional context played out between various public actors who make a ... More


The Framework of International Property Law

John G Sprankling

in The International Law of Property

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199654543
eISBN:
9780191747946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654543.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

International law was traditionally conceptualized as governing only relations among states. Yet today this law affects the property rights of individuals, business entities, and other private ... More


Private Actors: Cooperation on Detained Nationals

Michael McKenzie

in Common Enemies: Crime, Policy, and Politics in Australia-Indonesia Relations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198815754
eISBN:
9780191853432
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815754.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter explores the influence of private actors—such as non-governmental organizations, journalists, academics, and defence lawyers—through an examination of bilateral cooperation relating to ... More


Privatization and Globalization of the Internet

Roxana Radu

in Negotiating Internet Governance

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198833079
eISBN:
9780191871405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833079.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter delves into the salient role of corporate actors in Internet policymaking during the decade of privatization and globalization of the Internet. Market dynamics drove the development of ... More


Conclusion: Reflections on a Global Issue Domain

Roxana Radu

in Negotiating Internet Governance

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198833079
eISBN:
9780191871405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833079.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

The final chapter sums up the findings of the book and highlights the contributions of this study to international relations and to Internet governance, both theoretically and empirically. It ... More


Enacting Internet Governance: Power and Communities over Time

Roxana Radu

in Negotiating Internet Governance

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198833079
eISBN:
9780191871405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833079.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

Chapter 6 locates authority and agency in Internet governance, disentangling the power dynamics in the field and in the community enacting them. Starting with a longitudinal, comparative perspective ... More


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