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Economic Foundations of International Law

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$79.00 • £63.95 • €71.00

ISBN 9780674066991

Publication Date: 01/15/2013


384 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

2 line illustrations, 4 tables

Belknap Press


  • I. Basics
    • 1. Introduction
    • 2. Fundamentals of International Law
    • 3. Economic Analysis of International Law—the Essentials
  • II. General Aspects of International Law
    • 4. Sovereignty and Attributes of Statehood
    • 5. Customary International Law
    • 6. Treaties
    • 7. International Institutions
    • 8. State Responsibility
    • 9. Remedies
    • 10. The Intersection between International Law and Domestic Law
  • III. Traditional Public International Law
    • 11. Treatment of Aliens, Foreign Property, and Foreign Debt
    • 12. The Use of Force
    • 13. The Conduct of War
    • 14. Human Rights
    • 15. International Criminal Law
  • IV. The Environment
    • 16. International Environmental Law
    • 17. The Law of the Sea
  • V. International Economic Law
    • 18. International Trade
    • 19. International Investment, Antitrust, and Monetary Law
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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