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Decision-Making in the World Trade Organization

Claus-Dieter Ehlermann and Lothar Ehring.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 0 words.

Globalization creates a demand for international rule-making, and the WTO remains the forum for creating binding and enforceable international trade rules. The WTO therefore needs an...

Consensus Yet Not Consented: A Critique of the WTO Decision-Making by Consensus

Wenwei Guan.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 13638 words.

World Trade Organization’s consensus decision-making faces both practical and theoretical challenges. A major practical issue is that consensus involves deference to powers and problems of...

The WTO Appellate Body's Decision-Making Process: A Perfect Model For International Adjudication?

Alberto Alvarez-Jimenez.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2009; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 21696 words.

The functioning of the Appellate Body (AB) is virtually perfect in terms of collegial decision-making. During its first 12 years, it has produced more than 70 reports dealing with...

Institutionalizing Public Participation in WTO Decision Making: Some Conceptual Hurdles and Avenues

Yves Bonzon.

in Journal of International Economic Law

December 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 12156 words.

This article assesses the potential of institutionalizing more structured mechanisms of public participation in the World Trade Organization (WTO) decision making. It begins by developing a...

Decision Making Conditioned by Radical Uncertainty: Credibility Assessment at the Australian Refugee Review Tribunal

Trish Luker.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 15255 words.

The increasing global magnitude and exigency of refugee status determination is resulting in recent attention to the parameters of credibility as part of evidentiary assessment in refugee...

Single Undertaking, Different Speeds: Pliable Models for Decision-making in the WTO

Alex Ansong.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 8123 words.

Abstract

The provisions on decision-making in the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO Agreement) have fundamental constitutional...

Allocation of Decision-making Authority

Milton Harris and Artur Raviv.

in Review of Finance

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Financial Institutions and Services; Financial Markets. 0 words.

This paper addresses the question of what determines where in a firm's hierarchy investment decisions are made. We present a simple model of a CEO and a division manager to analyze when the...

1. Guidelines and the promotion of consistent decision-making

in International Journal of Refugee Law

January 1997; p ublished online January 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

Disability and Decision‐Making in Australian Care Proceedings

David McConnell, Gwynnyth Llewellyn and Luisa Ferronato.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 0 words.

Parents with intellectual disability are considered to be at increased risk of state intervention in the care of their children with high child removal rates reported. To explore this...

Consistency in Refugee Decision-Making: A Judicial Perspective

Hugo Storey.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

December 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Refugee Studies; Human Rights and Immigration; International Relations; Human Geography; Aid and Relief Programmes. 6631 words.

This article examines the extent to which progress has been made towards achieving greater consistency in refugee law decision-making. It is pointed out that consistency is not necessarily...

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Institutional Dynamics on the U.S. Court of Appeals: Minority Representation Under Panel Decision Making

Sean Farhang and Gregory Wawro.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 0 words.

This article assesses how the institutional context of decision making on three-judge panels of the federal Court of Appeals affects the impact that gender and race have on judicial...

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American ideas abroad: Comparative implications of US Supreme Court decision-making models

Theunis Roux.

in International Journal of Constitutional Law

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; UK Politics. 15448 words.

The purpose of this article is to use the conceptual logic underpinning the three main models of US Supreme Court decision-making to construct a comparative typology of constitutional...

More than Just a Different Face? Judicial Diversity and Decision-making

Rosemary Hunter.

in Current Legal Problems

January 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society; Politics and Law. 9981 words.

This article addresses a key question in debates around judicial diversity: what evidence is there that a more diverse judiciary will make a difference to substantive decision-making? The...

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Equality, Needs, and Bad Behaviour: The ‘Other’ Decision-Making Approaches in Australian Matrimonial Property Cases

Helen Rhoades.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2005; p ublished online August 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 0 words.

Australia’s matrimonial property division jurisprudence has tended to focus on cases involving large asset pools and successful business enterprises. This contribution draws on an empirical...

Bankruptcy Decision Making

Douglas G. Baird and Edward R. Morrison.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 0 words.

When a firm encounters financial distress, there is a significant possibility that, at some point, the firm itself should be shut down and its assets put to better use. But Chapter 11 and...

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Child-Proofing Asylum: Separated Children and Refugee Decision Making in Australia

Mark Evenhuis.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 17669 words.

Over recent years, the number of separated children seeking asylum in Australia has dramatically increased. This article contends that the Australian refugee determination system fails to...

Yes, Minister: The Impact of Decision-making Rules on Geographically Targeted Particularistic Spending

Jane Suiter and Eoin O'Malley.

in Parliamentary Affairs

October 2014; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 7476 words.

This article tests a theory to explain particularistic political spending not normally used on parliamentary systems. Using constituency-level data, we evaluate the merits of theories...

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Contact/Shared Residence and Child Well-Being: Research Evidence and its Implications for Legal Decision-Making

Stephen Gilmore.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2006; p ublished online August 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 9835 words.

This article considers the implications for legal decision-making of one aspect of research on children’s adjustment to parental separation: the significance for child well-being of...

The Exploration of Body-Worn Video to Accelerate the Decision-Making Skills of Police Officers within an Experiential Learning Environment

Pam Richards, Debbie Roberts, Mark Britton and Nathan Roberts.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

March 2018; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 3275 words.

Abstract

Previous research has highlighted benefits of body-worn video (BWV) to support the work of police officers. The daily demands of policing require...

Comparative reasoning and the making of a common constitutional law: EU-related decisions of national constitutional courts in a transnational perspective

Mattias Wendel.

in International Journal of Constitutional Law

October 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; UK Politics. 11431 words.

This contribution argues that recent EU-related decisions of national constitutional courts demonstrate a new quality of comparative legal reasoning. While classic EU-related case law at...