Vol 3, Issue 4, November 2012

Vol 3, Issue 4, November 2012

The November 2012 issue of Global Policy Journal hosts a special section on ‘International Law, Human Rights, and the Global Economy’ edited by Margot E. Salomon. It also contains articles on global justice, structural transformation in developing countries, nanotechnology and the EU’s strategic partnerships.


Research Articles

Justin Lin – From Flying Geese to Leading Dragons: New Opportunities for Structural Transformation in Developing Countries

Tamara Lothian – Beyond Macro-Prudential Regulation: Three Ways of Thinking About Financial Crisis, Regulation and Reform

Stephan Hoffman – Mitigating Inequalities of Influence among States in Global Decision Making

Robert Hope, Tim Foster, Alex Money and Michael Rouse – Harnessing Mobile Communications Innovations for Water Security

Sebastiano Maffettone – Global Justice: Between Leviathan and Cosmopolis

Special Section - International Law, Human Rights and the Global Economy: Innovations and Expectations for the 21st Century, edited by Margot E Salomon

Margot E. Salomon - The Future of Human Rights

Margot E. Salomon and Ian Seiderman - Human Rights Norms for a Globalized World: The Maastricht Principles on the Extraterritorial Obligations of States in the Area of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Muthucumaraswamy Sornarajah - A Justice-Based Regime for Foreign Investment Protection and the Counsel of the Osgoode Hall Statement

Mary Dowell-Jones - International Finance and Human Rights: Scope for a Mutually Beneficial Relationship

Alexia Herwig - WTO Non-Violation or Situation Complaints: A Remedy for Extraterritorial Effects on the Human Right to an Adequate Standard of Living

Gorik Ooms and Rachel Hammonds – Global Governance of Health and the Requirements of Human Rights

Olivier de Schutter - Reshaping Global Governance: The Case of the Right to Food

Christian Courtis - The Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: A New Instrument to Address Human Rights Violations

Martin Scheinin - International Organizations and Transnational Corporations at a World Court of Human Rights

Survey Articles

Claire A. Auplat - The Challenges of Nanotechnology Policy Making PART 1. Discussing Mandatory Frameworks

Kevin P. Gallagher and Elen Shrestha – The Social Cost of Self-Insurance: Financial Crisis, Reserve Accumulation, and Developing Countries

Practitioner Commentaries

Julia De Clerck-Sachsse – The EU’s Strategic Partnerships – Why the Time to Act is Now

Kenneth Roth – Seeking Allies Worldwide to Carry the Human Rights Banner

Response Essay

David Alex Rogers and Karen Sack – Not Seeing the Wood for the Trees


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