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David Alexander Wolf

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

(1956– )

US astronaut and physician. He flew on the space shuttle Columbia mission in October 1993 to conduct experiments on the effect of microgravity on humans. He spent 119 days...

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David Alexander Wolf

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

(1956– )

US astronaut and physician. He flew on the space shuttle Columbia mission in October 1993 to conduct experiments on the effect of microgravity on humans. He spent 119 days...

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Wolf, David Alexander (1956– )

E. Julius Dasch.

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 106 words.

(1956– )

US astronaut and physician. He flew on the space shuttle Columbia mission in October 1993 to

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Wolf, David Alexander (1956– )

Edited by Stephen O'Meara and E. Julius Dasch.

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

P ublished online July 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 111 words.

He flew on the space shuttle Columbia mission in October 1993 to conduct experiments on the effect of *microgravity...

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The Prevention of Systemic Failure as a Unifying Principle of International Economic Law

R. Michael Gadbaw.

in Journal of International Economic Law

December 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 4884 words.

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Databases of Transitional Justice Mechanisms and Contexts: Comparing Research Purposes and Design

Louise Mallinder and Catherine O’Rourke.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

November 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 10935 words.

ABSTRACT1

Over the past decade, scholars researching the causes, forms and impacts of transitional justice (TJ) mechanisms have increasingly...

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Uniform Law Bibliography <i>Bibliographie de Droit Uniforme</i>

in Uniform Law Review

December 2014; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 11695 words.

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The regulation of proxy advisors

Lars Klöhn and Philip Schwarz.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

January 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Capital Markets. 10175 words.

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Good Governance at the World Trade Organization: Building a Foundation of Administrative Law

Daniel C. Esty.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 8193 words.

Good governance lies at the heart of both the effectiveness and legitimacy of collective decision-making. In this essay, Professor Esty argues that, if the World Trade Organization (WTO) is...

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Part V Legal and Conduct Risk in Interconnected Financial Markets, 17 Legal and Conduct Risk in a Globalizing Financial Market

Roger Mccormick and Chris Stears.

in Legal and Conduct Risk in the Financial Markets

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 20 pages. 9398 words.

This chapter discusses legal and conduct risk associated with the globalized financial market. It argues that the involvement of banks in both globalization and the financial crisis has...

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Overdetermined Atrocities

James G. Stewart.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

December 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 15330 words.

An event is overdetermined if there are multiple sufficient causes for its occurrence. A firing squad is a classic illustration. If eight soldiers are convened to execute a prisoner, they...

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I Background, 3 Defining and Tracking the Trajectory of Liberal Constitutional Democracy

Tom Ginsburg and Aziz Z. Huq.

in Constitutional Democracy in Crisis?

October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 20 pages. 8865 words.

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The Crisis of 2007–09: Nature, Causes, and Reactions

Rosa M. Lastra and Geoffrey Wood.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 9390 words.

This article analyses the nature and causes of the financial crisis of 2007–09 as well as the regulatory responses. There are two types of crises: banking crises, which affect the money...

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Understanding the ‘Authority’ of International Tribunals: A Reply to Professor Jan Paulsson

Julio César Betancourt.

in Journal of International Dispute Settlement

July 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 11954 words.

This article critically examines some of the arguments raised by Jan Paulsson in his 2009 Lalive lecture with respect to the power of international arbitral tribunals to consider whether...

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The Indefinable Concept of Terrorism

George P. Fletcher.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

November 2006; p ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 8679 words.

As the concept of terrorism fulfils multiple functions, the better way to think of terrorism is not as a crime but as a different dimension of crime, a higher, more dangerous version of...

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Geographical Indications, Conflicted Preferential Agreements, and Market Access

Crina Viju, May T. Yeung and William A. Kerr.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 13737 words.

Canada is currently negotiating a Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement with the European Union; the issue of geographic indications is on the negotiating agenda and is expected to be...

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Transparent Financial Innovation in a Post-Crisis Environment

Panagiotis Delimatsis.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 24045 words.

The recent stunning failure of financial institutions has put regulatory intervention high on the agenda of governments. Adequate risk monitoring, including by credit rating agencies...

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Searching for Accountability: British-Controlled Detention in Southeast Iraq, 2003–2008

Aoife Duffy.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

November 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 10506 words.

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This article examines violence against detainees in British-controlled detention facilities in southeast Iraq from 2003 to 2008. I...

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11 Class Action Arbitration

William H. Baker.

in International Commercial Arbitration in New York

June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 48 pages. 24189 words.

This chapter outlines the practices relevant to class arbitration, a relatively recent phenomenon in the United States. Most of these arbitrations are exclusively between domestic parties...

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Cybersecurity Threats and the WTO National Security Exceptions

Shin-yi Peng.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 15124 words.

The practice of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)/World Trade Organization (WTO) is inconclusive on the issue of national security. From Nicaragua Embargo to China-Rare...

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