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KAREN ALTER

2017

Books and other Monographs

March 2017

  • TRANSPLANTING INTERNATIONAL COURTS: THE LAW AND POLITICS OF THE ANDEAN TRIBUNAL OF JUSTICE (Oxford University Press 2017) (Co-authored by: Laurence R. Helfer).

Contributions to Books etc.

July 2017

  • The Future of International Law in THE NEW GLOBAL AGENDA, edited by Diana Ayton-Shenker (forthcoming 2018) ICOURTS WORKING PAPER SERIES No. 101, NORTHWESTERN PUBLIC LAW RESEARCH PAPER No. 17-18.

April 2017

March 2017

  • The Evolution of International Law and Courts in INTERNATIONAL POLITICS AND INSTITUTIONS IN TIME, edited by Orfeo Fioretos (Oxford University Press 2017).

Periodical Articles

April 2017

2016

Contributions to Books etc.

August 2016

  • Too Much Power for the Judges? Understanding the European Court’s Political Power in KEY CONTROVERSIES IN EUROPEAN INTEGRATION, 2d ed., edited by Hubert Zimmerman and Andreas Dür (2016) (Co-authored by: Daniel Kelemen).

March 2016

  • Regional Dispute Settlement in OXFORD HANDBOOK OF COMPARATIVE REGIONALISM, edited by Tanja A. Börzel and Thomas Risse (2016) at Page 538 (Co-authored by: Liesbet Hooghe).
  • The Evolution of International Law and Courts in OXFORD HANDBOOK OF HISTORICAL INSTITUTIONALISM, edited by Orfeo Fioretos, Tulia G. Falleti, and Adam Sheingate (2016) at Page 590.

Periodical Articles

July 2016

  • Backlash Against International Courts in West, East and Southern Africa: Causes & Consequences in 27 EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 293 (2016) (Co-authored by: James Thuo Gatthi, and Laurence R. Helfer).

March 2016

  • Karen Alter, Laurence R. Helfer, and Mikael Rask Madsen are the Special Editors for The Variable Authority of International Courts symposium in 79 (1) LAW AND CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS (2016) (Co-authored by: Laurence R. Helfer, and Mikael Rask Madsen).
  • How Context Shapes the Authority of International Courts in 79 LAW AND CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS 1 (2016) (Co-authored by: Laurence Helfer, and Mikael Rask Madsen).

2015

Periodical Articles

June 2015

2014

Books and other Monographs

January 2014

  • New Terrain of International Law: Courts, Politics, Rights (Princeton University Press 2014).
  • Karen Alter, Cesare Romano and Yuval Shany are the editors of Oxford Handbook on International Adjudication (Oxford University Press 2014) (Co-authored by: Cesare Romano and Yuval Shany).

Contributions to Books etc.

June 2014

  • Altering Politics: International Courts and the Construction of International and Domestic Politics in Political Representation in the Global Age, edited by Peter A. Hall, Wade Jacoby, Jonah Levy, and Sophie Meunier (Cambridge University Press 2014).

Periodical Articles

May 2014

2013

Contributions to Books etc.

January 2013

  • The Multiple Roles of International Courts and Tribunals: Enforcement, Dispute Settlement, Constitutional and Administrative Review in International Law and International Relations: Synthesizing Insights from Interdisciplinary Scholarship, edited by Jeffrey L. Dunoff and Mark A. Pollack (Cambridge University Press 2013).

Other

November 2013

Periodical Articles

December 2013

  • A New International Human Rights Court for West Africa: The Court of Justice for the Economic Community of West African States in 107 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 737 (2013) (Co-authored by: Laurence Helfer, and Jacqueline McAllister).

June 2013

  • Legitimacy and Lawmaking: A Tale of Three International Courts in 14 THEORETICAL INQUIRIES IN LAW 479-502 (2013) (Co-authored by: Laurence Helfer).

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November 2013

March 2013

2012

Contributions to Books etc.

January 2012

  • Islands of Effective International Adjudication: Constructing an Intellectual Property Rule of Law in the Andean Community, reprinted in Spanish in Saiz Arnaiz, Alejandro, Morales-Antoniazzi, Meriela and Ugartemendia Eceizabarrena, Juan Ignacio editors Las implicaciones constitucionales de los procesos de integración en América Latina: Un análisis desde la Unión Europea (2012).

Periodical Articles

June 2012

  • Transplanting the European Court of Justice: The Experience of the Andean Tribunal of Justice in 60 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LAW 709-744 (2012) (Co-authored by: Laurence Helfer, and Osvaldo Saldias).

January 2012

  • The Global Spread of European Style International Courts in 35 WEST EUROPEAN POLITICS 135-154 (2012).

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July 2012

2011

Periodical Articles

December 2011

  • Tipping the Balance: International Courts and the Construction of International and Domestic Politics in 13 CAMBRIDGE YEARBOOK OF EUROPEAN LEGAL STUDIES 1-22 (2011).
  • Legal Integration in the Andes: Lawmaking by the Andean Tribunal of Justice in 17 EUROPEAN LAW JOURNAL 701-15 (2011) (Co-authored by: Laurence Helfer).

November 2011

  • The Evolving International Judiciary in 7 ANNUAL REVIEW OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCE 387-415 (2011).

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October 2011

June 2011

2010

Contributions to Books etc.

December 2010

  • On Law And Policy in the European Court of Justice: An American Perspective in Europe: The New Legal Realism (Djøf Publishing 2011) at Volume In Koch, Henning et al eds, Pages 1-9.
  • Judicialization of International Relations in Encyclopedia of Political Science (Sage Publications 2011).

Periodical Articles

December 2010

  • Islands of Effective International Adjudication: Constructing an Intellectual Property Rule of Law in the Andean Community reprinted in 6 ANUARIO ANDINO DE DERECHOS INTELECTUALES 75-123 (2010) (Co-authored by: Laurence Helfer and Maria Florencia Guerzovich).

October 2010

  • Nature or Nurture: Lawmaking in the European Court of Justice and the Andean Tribunal of Justice in 64 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION 563-592 (2010) (Co-authored by: Laurence Helfer ).

January 2010

  • The Andean Tribunal of Justice and Its Interlocutors: Understanding Preliminary Reference Patterns in the Andean Community in 41 NEW YORK UNIVERSITY JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AND POLITICS 871-930 (2009) (Co-authored by: Laurence R. Helfer ).

2009

Books and other Monographs

March 2009

  • The European Court’s Political Power: Selected Essays (Oxford University Press 2009).

Periodical Articles

December 2009

  • The Andean Tribunal of Justice and its Interlocutors: Understanding the Preliminary Ruling Reference Patterns in the Andean Community in 41 JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AND POLITICS 871-929 (2009) (Co-authored by: Laurence Helfer).

March 2009

  • The Politics of International Regime Complexity in 7 PERSPECTIVES ON POLITICS 13-24 (2009) (Co-authored by: Sophie Meunier).
  • Islands of Effective International Adjudication: Constructing an Intellectual Property Rule of Law in the Andean Community in 103 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 1-47 (2009) (Co-authored by: Laurence Helfer and Maria Florencia Guerzovich).

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January 2009

2008

Periodical Articles

July 2008

  • Delegating to International Courts: Self-Binding vs. Other-Binding Delegation in 71 LAW AND CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS 37-76 (2008).

March 2008

  • Agent or Trustee: International Courts in their Political Context in 14 EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 33-63 (2008).

2006

Periodical Articles

February 2006

  • Private Litigants and the New International Courts in 39 COMPARATIVE POLITICAL STUDIES 22-49 (2006).
  • Banana Splits: Nested and Competing Regimes in the Transatlantic Banana Trade Dispute in 13 JOURNAL OF EUROPEAN PUBLIC POLICY (2006) (Co-authored by: S. Meunier).

2004

Periodical Articles

December 2004

  • Unilateralism and Multilateralism in American Foreign Policy in 6 NORTHWESTERN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS (2004).

2003

Periodical Articles

December 2003

  • Resolving or Exacerbating Disputes? The WTO's New Dispute Resolution System in 79 (4) INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS 783-800 (2003).
  • Do International Courts Enhance Compliance with International Law? in 25 REVIEW OF ASIAN AND PACIFIC STUDIES 51-78 (2003).

2002

Periodical Articles

December 2002

  • Law, Political Science and European Union Legal Studies: An interdisciplinary project? in 3 EUROPEAN UNION POLITICS 113-123 (2002) Responses by Renaud Dehouse and Georg Vanberg.

2001

Books and other Monographs

December 2001

  • Establishing the Supremacy of European Law: The Making of an International Rule of Law in Europe (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2001) (Translated into Albanian, 2012).

2000

Periodical Articles

December 2000

  • Explaining Variation in the Use of European Litigation Strategies: EC law and UK Gender Equality Policy in 33 (4) COMPARATIVE POLITICAL STUDIES 316-346 (2000) (Co-authored by: Jeannette Vargas).

1998

Periodical Articles

December 1998

  • Who are the Masters of the Treaty?: European Governments and the European Court of Justice in 52 (1) INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION 125-152 (1998) Reprinted in Lisa Martin and Beth Simmons eds. International Institutions: An International Organization Reader. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2001.

1996

Periodical Articles

December 1996

  • The European Court's Political Power in 19 (3) WEST EUROPEAN POLITICS 458-487 (1996).

1994

Periodical Articles

December 1994

  • Judicial Politics in the European Community: European Integration and the Pathbreaking Cassis de Dijon decision in 24 (4) COMPARATIVE POLITICAL STUDIES 535-561 (1994) (Co-authored by: Sophie Meunier-Aitsahalia) Reprinted in Neil Nugent ed. The European Union: Volume II, 397-424. International Library of Politics and Comparative Government. Vermont: Dartmouth Press, 1997.