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The Resource International courts and the performance of international agreements : a general theory with evidence from the European Union, Clifford J. Carrubba, Emory University, Matthew J. Gabel, Washington University, St. Louis

International courts and the performance of international agreements : a general theory with evidence from the European Union, Clifford J. Carrubba, Emory University, Matthew J. Gabel, Washington University, St. Louis

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International courts and the performance of international agreements : a general theory with evidence from the European Union
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International courts and the performance of international agreements
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a general theory with evidence from the European Union
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Clifford J. Carrubba, Emory University, Matthew J. Gabel, Washington University, St. Louis
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International Courts & the Performance of International Agreements
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eng
Summary
Nations often turn to international courts to help with overcoming collective-action problems associated with international relations. However, these courts generally cannot enforce their rulings, which begs the question: how effective are international courts? This book proposes a general theory of international courts that assumes a court has no direct power over national governments. Member states are free to ignore both the international agreement and the rulings by the court created to enforce that agreement. The theory demonstrates that such a court can, in fact, facilitate cooperation with international law, but only within important political constraints. The authors examine the theoretical argument in the context of the European Union. Using an original data set of rulings by the European Court of Justice, they find that the disposition of court rulings and government compliance with those rulings comport with the theory's predictions
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Carrubba, Clifford J
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index present
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KZ6250
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.C37 2015
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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Gabel, Matthew J.
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Comparative constitutional law and policy
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  • International courts
  • International relations
  • European Union countries
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International courts and the performance of international agreements : a general theory with evidence from the European Union, Clifford J. Carrubba, Emory University, Matthew J. Gabel, Washington University, St. Louis
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1 online resource (viii, 243 pages)
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online
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9781107588592
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(ebook)
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computer
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International courts and the performance of international agreements : a general theory with evidence from the European Union, Clifford J. Carrubba, Emory University, Matthew J. Gabel, Washington University, St. Louis
Publication
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Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 05 Oct 2015)
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 243 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107588592
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s)
Specific material designation
remote

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