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Robert L. Howse

Alene and Allan F. Smith Professor of Law
Member of University of Michigan Law School Faculty 2000-08


Publications

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Books

  • The WTO System: Law, Politics and Legitimacy. London: Cameron May, 2007.
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  • Global Governance by Judiciary: The World Trade Organization Experiment with Appellate Review. Studies in International Law. Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2007.
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  • Co-author. Beyond the Divide: The Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights and the World Trade Organization. R. Teitel, co-author. Dialogue on Globalization: Occasional Papers, 30. Geneva: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, 2007.
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  • Co-author. WTO Disciplines and Biofuels: Opportunities and Constraints in the Creation of a Global Marketplace. P. van Bork and C. Hebebrand, co-authors. Washington, D.C.: International Food and Agricultural Trade Policy Council, 2006.
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  • Co-author. The Regulation of International Trade. 3rd ed. M. J. Trebilcock, co-author. London: Routledge, 2005.
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  • Co-editor. The Federal Vision: Legitimacy and Levels of Governance in the United States and the European Union. K. Nicola३s, co-editor. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, 2001.
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  • Co-author. Protecting Human Rights in a Global Economy: Challenges for the World Trade Organization. M. Mutua, co-author. Montreal: International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development, 2000.
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  • Co-translator. Outline of a Phenomenology of Right, by A. Kojeve. B. Frost and D. Goulet, co-translators. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2000.
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  • Co-author. The Regulation of International Trade. 2nd ed. M. J. Trebilcock, co-author. London: Routledge, 1999. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • Co-author. Restorative Justice: A Conceptual Framework. J. J. Llewellyn, co-author. [Ottawa]: Law Commission of Canada, 1999. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)

Book Chapters

  • "Sovereignty, Lost and Found." In Redefining Sovereignty in International Economic Law, edited by W. Shan, P. Simons, and D. Singh, 61-75. Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2008.
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  • Co-author. "European Communities Customs Classification of Frozen Boneless Chicken Cuts." H.Horn, co-author. In The WTO Case Law of 2004-2005 Legal and Economic Analysis, edited by H Horn and P. C. Mavroidis, 9-38. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2008.
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  • Co-author. "United States -- Sunset Review of Anti-Dumping Duties on Corrosion-Resistant Carbon Steel Flat Products from Japan (AB-2003-5, WT/DS244/AB/R): A Legal and Economic Analysis of the Appellate Body Ruling." R. W. Staiger, co-author. In The WTO Case Law of 2003, edited by H Horn and P. C. Mavroidis, 31-51. The American Law Institute Reporters' Studies, vol. 3. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2006.
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  • Co-author. "United States -- Anti-Dumping Act of 1916 (Original Complaint by the European Communities) -- Recourse to Arbitration by the United States under 22.6 of the DSU, WT/DS136/ARB, 24 February 2004: A Legal and Economic Analysis." R. W. Staiger, co-author. In The WTO Case Law of 2003, edited by H. Horn and P. C. Mavroidis, 254-79. The American Law Institute Reporters' Series, vol. 3. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2006.
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  • Co-author. "The WTO Impact on Internal Regulations: A Case Study of the Canada-EC Asbestos Dispute." E.T�� co-author. In Trade and Human Health and Safety, edited by G. Bermann and P.Mavroidis, 77-117. Columbia Studies in WTO Law and Policy. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2006.
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  • Co-author. "The World Trade Organization and Labour Rights: Man Bites Dog." B. Langille and J. Burda, co-authors. In Social Issues, Globalisation and International Institutions: Labour Rights and the EU, ILO, OECD, and WTO, edited by V. A. Leary and D. Warner, 157-231. International Studies in Human Rights, 84. Leiden, Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff, 2006.
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  • Co-author. "The Appellate Body, the WTO Dispute Settlement System, and the Politics of Multilateralism." S. Esserman, co-author. In The WTO at Ten: The Contribution of the Dispute Settlement System, edited by G. Sacerdoti et al., 61-80. Cambridge: Cambrige Univ. Press, 2006.
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  • "A New Device for Creating International Legal Normativity: The WTO Technical Barriers to Trade Agreement and 'International Standards'." In Constitutionalism, Multilevel Trade Governance and Social Regulation, edited by C. Joerges and E. Petersmann, 383-95. Studies in International Trade Law, 9. Portland, Oreg.: Hart Publishing, 2006.
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  • Co-author. "United States - Tax Treatment for 'Foreign Sales Corporations' Recourse to Arbitration by the United States under Article 22.6 of the DSU and Article 4.11 of the SCM Agreement (WT/DS108/ARB): A Comment." D.J.Neven, co-author. In The WTO Case Law of 2002, edited by H. Horn and P. C. Mavroidis, 36-63. The American Law Institute Reporters' Studies. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2005.
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  • Co-author. "Canada - Export Credits and Loan Guarantees for Regional Aircraft (WT/DS222/R)." D.J.Neven, co-author. In The WTO Case Law of 2002, edited by H. Horn and P. C. Mavroidis, 88-98. The American Law Institute Reporters' Studies. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2005.
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  • "Back to Court after Shrimp/Turtle: India's Challenge to Labour and Environmental Linkages in the EC Generalized System of Preferences." In WTO: Law and Process, edited by M. Andenas and F. Ortino, 223-57. London: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 2005.
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  • "Mainstreaming the Right to Development into International Trade Law and Policy at the World Trade Organization." In Mainstreaming the Right to Development into International Trade Law and Policy at the World Trade Organization: Note by the Secretariat, E/CN.4/Sub.2/2004/17, 3-20. Geneva: United Nations, 2004.
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  • Co-author. "US-- Shrimp United States -- Import Prohibition of Certain Shrimp and Shrimp Products: Recourse to Article 21.5 of The DSU by Malaysia." D.J.Neven, co-author. In The WTO Case Law of 2001, edited by H. Horn and P. C. Mavroidis, 41-71. The American Law Institute Reporters' Studies. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2003.
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  • "The Most Dangerous Branch? The Limits and Role of the Judicial Power in the WTO." In The Role of the Judge in International Trade Regulation: Experience and Lessons for the WTO, edited by T. Cottier and P. C. Mavroidis, 11-41. World Trade Forum, 4; Studies in International Economics Series. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Univ. of Michigan Press, 2003.
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  • Co-author. "Mexico -- Corn Syrup Mexico -- Anti-dumping Investigation of High Fructose Corn Syrup from the United States, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by the United States." D.J.Neven, co-author. In The WTO Case Law of 2001, edited by H. Horn and P. C. Mavroidis, 140-54. The American Law Institute Reporters' Studies. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2003.
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  • Co-author. "Legitimacy through 'Higher Law' Why Constitutionalizing the WTO Is a Step Too Far." K. Nicola३s, co-author. In The Role of the Judge in International Trade Regulation: Experience and Lessons for the WTO, edited by T. Cottier and P. C. Mavroidis, 307-48. World Trade Forum, 4; Studies in International Economics Series. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Univ. of Michigan Press, 2003.
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  • "How to Begin to Think About the 'Democratic Deficit' at the WTO." In International Economic Governance and Non-Economic Concerns: New Challenges for the International Legal Order, edited by S. Griller, 79-101. European Community Studies Association of Austria (ECSA Austria) Publication Series, 5. Vienna; New York: Springer-Verlag, 2003.
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  • "Comments on the Papers Presented by Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann and William J. Davey/Werner Zdouc." In Intellectual Property: Trade, Competition, and Sustainable Development, edited by T. Cottier and P. C. Mavroidis, 95-9. World Trade Forum, 3. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Univ. of Michigan Press, 2003.
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  • Co-author. "Argentina -- Ceramic Tiles Argentina -- Definitive Anti-dumping Measures on Imports of Ceramic Floor Tiles from Italy." D. J. Neven, co-author. In The WTO Case Law of 2001, edited by H. Horn and P. C. Mavroidis, 155-69. The American Law Institute Reporters' Studies. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2003.
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  • "Trade Negotiations and High Politics: Drawing the Right Lessons from Seattle." In The Political Economy of International Trade Law: Essays in Honor of Robert E. Hudec, edited by D. L. M. Kennedy and J. D. Southwick, 430-4. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2002.
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  • Co-author. "The Significance of the Protocol for WTO Dispute Settlement." J.Meltzer, co-author. In The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety: Reconciling Trade in Biotechnology with Environment and Development?, edited by C. Bail et al., 482-96. London: Earthscan, 2002.
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  • Co-author. "The WTO Impact on Internal Regulations - A Case Study of the Canada-EC Asbestos Dispute." E.Tuerk, co-author. In The EU and the WTO: Legal and Constitutional Issues, edited by G. de B򲣡 and J. Scott, 283-328. Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2001.
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  • "The Legitimacy of the World Trade Organization." In The Legitimacy of International Organizations, edited by J. Coicaud and V. Heiskanen, 355-407.Tokyo: United Nations Univ. Press, 2001.
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  • Co-author. "Legitimacy and Global Governance: Why Constitutionalizing the WTO Is a Step Too Far." K. Nicola३s, co-author. In Efficiency, Equity, and Legitimacy: The Multilateral Trading System at the Millenium, edited by R. B. Porter et al., 227-52. Washington, D. C.: Brookings Institution Press, 2001.
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  • "Managing the Interface between International Trade Law and the Regulatory State: What Lessons Should (and Should Not) Be Drawn from the Jurisprudence of the United States Dormant Commerce Clause." In Regulatory Barriers and the Principle of Non-Discrimination in World Trade Law, edited by T. Cottier and P. C. Mavroidis, 139-66. World Trade Forum, 2. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press, 2000.
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  • "Comment [on Part Three 'Domestic Regulation and GATS: Regulatory Reform to Effective Market Access']." In GATS 2000: New Directions in Services Trade Liberalization, edited by P. Sauv顡nd R. M. Stern, 307-16. Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution, 2000.
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  • "Adjudicative Legitimacy and Treaty Interpretation in International Trade Law: The Early Years of WTO Jurisprudence." In The EU, the WTO, and the NAFTA: Towards a Common Law of International Trade?, edited by J. H. H. Weiler, 35-69. The Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law, 9/1. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, 2000.
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  • Co-author. "A Cautious View of International Harmonization: Implications from Breton's Theory of Competitive Governments." M.Trebilcock, co-author. In Competition and Structure: The Political Economy of Collective Decision: Essays in Honor of Albert Breton, edited by G. Galeotti et al., 386-415. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2000.
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  • "High-Technology Industrial Policy in Canada: The Future of an Illusion or an Illusion of the Future." In Competitive Industrial Development in the Age of Information: The Role of Cooperation in the Technology Sector, edited by R. J. Braudo and J. G. MacIntosh, 13-29. London: Routledge, 1999. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)

Journal Articles

  • "International Law and Informal Norms." Law Quad. Notes 49, no. 2 (2006): 13.
  • "Europe and the New World Order: Lessons from Alexandre Kojève's Engagement with Schmitt's 'Nomos der Erde'." Leiden J. Int'l L. 19, no. 1 (2006): 93-103.
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  • Co-author. "United States - Tax Treatment for 'Foreign Sales Corporations' Recourse to Arbitration by the United States under Article 22.6 of the DSU and Article 4.11 of the SCM Agreement (WT/DS108/ARB): A Comment." D. J. Neven, co-author. World Trade Rev. 4, no. 1 (2005): 101-24.
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  • Co-author. "Trade Policy & Labor Standards." M. J. Trebilcock, co-author. Minn. J. Global Trade 14, no. 2 (2005): 261-300.
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  • "Post-Hearing Submission to the International Trade Commission: World Trade Law and Renewable Energy: The Case of Non-Tariff Measures." Renewable Energy and International Law Project. OGEL: Oil, Gas & Energy L. Intelligence 2 (2005): 2-26. (Available online only, at: http://www.ogel.org.)
  • Co-author. "Liberalising Environmental Goods in the Doha Round." P. B. van Bork, co-author. Bridges 9, no. 8 (2005): 12-4.
  • "The WHO/WTO Study on Trade and Public Health: A Critical Assessment." Risk Analysis 24, no. 2 (2004): 501-7.
  • "Koj鷥's Latin Empire: From the 'End of History' to the 'Epoch of Empires'." Pol'y Rev., no. 126 (2004): 41-8.
  • "For A Citizen's Task Force on the Future of the World Trade Organization." Rutgers L. Rev. 56, no. 4 (2004): 877-84.
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  • Co-author. "The WTO on Trial." S. Esserman, co-author. Foreign Aff. 82, no. 1 (2003): 130-40.
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  • "Membership and Its Privileges: The WTO, Civil Society, and the Amicus Brief Controversy." Eur. L. J. 9, no. 4 (2003): 496-510.
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  • "India's WTO Challenge to Drug Enforcement Conditions in the European Community Generalized System of Preferences: A Little Known Case with Major Repercussions for 'Political' Conditionality in US Trade Policy." Chi. J. Int'l L. 4, no. 2 (2003): 385-405.
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  • Co-author. "Enhancing WTO Legitimacy: Constitutionalization or Global Subsidiarity?" K. Nicola३s, co-author. Governance 16, no. 1 (2003): 73-94.
  • "Bob Hudec: Friendship in Disagreement -- A Remembrance." J. World Trade 37, no. 4 (2003): 813-5.
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  • "Back to Court after Shrimp/Turtle? Almost but Not Quite Yet: India's Short Lived Challenge to Labor and Environmental Exceptions in the European Union's Generalized System of Preferences." Am. U. Int'l L. Rev. 18, no. 6 (2003): 1333-81.
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  • "The Sardines Panel and AB Rulings - Some Preliminary Reactions." Legal Issues Econ. Integration 29, no. 3 (2002): 247-54.
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  • "The Road to Baghdad Is Paved with Good Intentions." Eur. J. Int'l L. 13, no. 1 (2002): 89-92.
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  • "The Appellate Body Rulings in the Shrimp/Turtle Case: A New Legal Baseline for the Trade and Environmental Debate (Symposium: Trade, Sustainability and Global Governance)." Colum. J. Envtl. L. 27, no. 2 (2002): 491-521.
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  • "Human Rights in the WTO: Whose Rights, What Humanity? Comment on Petersmann." Eur. J. Int'l L. 13, no. 3 (2002): 651-9.
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  • "From Politics to Technocracy - and Back Again: The Fate of the Multilateral Trading Regime (Symposium: The Boundaries of the WTO)." Am. J. Int'l L. 96, no. 1 (2002): 94-117.
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  • Co-author. "'This Is my EUtopia...': Narrative as Power." K. Nicola३s, co-author. J. Common Mkt. Stud. 40, no. 4 (2002): 767-92.
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  • "The WTO Dispute Settlement Mechanism: Trade, Environment and the Role of the NGOs." J. World Intell. Prop. 4, no. 2 (2001): 277-80.
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  • "Can Turtles Teach Us about Whales?" Law Quad. Notes 44, no. 1 (2001): 70-4.
  • Co-author. "The Product/Process Distinction - An Illusory Basis for Disciplining 'Unilateralism' in Trade Policy." D. Regan, co-author. Eur. J. Int'l L. 11, no. 2 (2000): 249-89.
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  • "The Canadian Generic Medicines Panel - A Dangerous Precedent in Dangerous Times." J. World Intell. Prop. 3, no. 4 (2000): 493-507.
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  • "Making a Home for Human Rights at the WTO." Law Quad. Notes 43, no. 2 (2000): 79-84.
  • Co-author. "Europe's Evolving Regulatory Strategy for GMOS - The Issue of Consistency with WTO Law: Of Kine and Brine." P. C. Mavroidis, co-author. Fordham Int'l L. J. 24, no. 1/2 (2000): 317-70.
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  • "Democracy, Science, and Free Trade: Risk Regulation on Trial at the World Trade Organization." Mich. L. Rev. 98, no. 7 (2000): 2329-57.
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  • Co-author. "Constitutional Theory and the Quebec Secession Reference." S. Choudhry, co-author. Canadian J. L. & Juris. 13, no. 2 (2000): 143-69.
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  • "The World Trade Organization and the Protection of Workers' Rights." J. Small & Emerging Bus. L. 3, no. 1 (1999): 131-72. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "The House that Jackson Built: Restructuring the GATT System." Mich. J. Int'l L. 20, no. 2 (1999): 107-19. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Reading between the Lines: Exotericism, Esotericism, and the Philosophical Rhetoric of Leo Strauss." Phil. & Rhetoric 32, no. 1 (1999): 60-77. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
  • Co-author. "Institutions for Restorative Justice: The South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission." J. J. Llewellyn, co-author. U. Toronto L. J. 49, no. 3 (1999): 355-88. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Reviews

  • Review of A New World Order, by A. Slaughter. Am. J. Int'l L. 101, no. 1 (2007): 231-4.
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  • "Piety and Preamble." Review of A Christian Europe, by J. Weiler. Legal Aff. 3, no. 3 (2004): 60-2.
  • "Pride and Resentment." Review of L'Obsession anti-americiane: Son fonctionnement, ses casues, ses inconsequences (The Anti-American Obsession: How It Operates, Its Causes and Its Lack of Consequence), by J. Revel. Pol'y Rev. no. 121 (2003): 75-80.
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  • "No Logo." Review of No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies, by N. Klein. Mich J. Int'l L. 23, no. 2 (2002): 425-7.
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Other Publications

  • Co-author. K. Nicola३s, co-author. Introduction to The Federal Vision: Legitimacy and Levels of Governance in the United States and the European Union, by R. L. Howse and K. Nicola३s, editors, 1-27. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, (2001).
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Reprints (Articles and other publications reprinted in full and Law Quadrangle)

  • Co-author. "The WTO on Trial." S.Esserman, co-author. In Foundations of International Law and Politics, edited by O. A. Hathaway and H. H. Koh, 275-82. Foundations of Law. New York: Foundation Press, 2005. (Originally published under the same title in Foreign Aff. 82, no. 1 (2003): 130-40.)
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  • "Retrenchment, Reform or Revolution? The Shift to Incentives and the Future of the Regulatory State." In Regulation, Economics and the Law, edited by A. I. Ogus, 260-96. International Library of Critical Writings in Economics, 137. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2001. (Originally published under the same title in Alberta L. Rev. 31, no. 3 (1993): 455-492)

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