Wednesday, July 17, 2019

New Volume: AIIB Yearbook of International Law

The latest volume of the AIIB Yearbook of International Law (Vol. 2, 2019) is out. Contents include:
  • Peter Quayle & Xuan Gao, Introduction: International Organizations and the Promotion of Effective Dispute Resolution
  • International Arbitration’s Effectiveness and Affinity with Multilateral Institutions
    • Cavinder Bull, An Effective Platform for International Arbitration: Raising the Standards in Speed, Costs and Enforceability
    • Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof & Romilly Holland, What makes for Effective Arbitration? A Case Study of the London Court of International Arbitration Rules
    • Matthew Gearing & Joe Liu, The Contributions of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre to Effective International Dispute Resolution
    • Jingzhou Tao & Mariana Zhong, Resolving Disputes in China: New and Sometimes Unpredictable Developments
  • International Organizations as Proponents of the Norms of Dispute Resolution
    • Hugo Siblesz, The Role of International Organizations in Fostering Legitimacy in Dispute Resolution
    • Locknie Hsu, The Role of International Organizations in Promoting Effective Dispute Resolution in the 21st Century
  • The Dispute Resolution Mandates of International Organizations
    • Wenwen Liang, The World Bank and the Creation of the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes: Legality and Legitimacy
    • Malik R. Dahlan, Dispute Regulation in the Institutional Development of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank: Establishing the Normative Legal Implications of the Belt and Road Initiative
    • Asif H. Qureshi, The World Trade Organization and the Promotion of Effective Dispute Resolution: In Times of a Trade War
  • The Role of Dispute Resolution and Economic Development
    • Ramit Nagpal & Christina Pak, Development Financing of Dispute Resolution Reform Projects: The Evolving Approach of the Asian Development Bank
    • Andreas Baumgartner, Commercial Dispute Resolution: Unlocking Economic Potential Through Lighthouse Projects
    • Marie-Anne Birken & Kim O’Sullivan, The Evolution of Mediation in Central Asia: The Perspective of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • 2018 AIIB Law Lecture and Legal Conference
    • Georg Nolte, 2018 AIIB Law Lecture: International Organizations in the Recent Work of the International Law Commission
    • Ranjini Ramakrishnan, 2018 AIIB Legal Conference Report