Past News

07 juin 2018

The justiciability of economic and social rights in South Africa,...

While over the years much scholarship has advocated the equal importance of all human rights, some legal scholars still believe that economic and social rights are more different than similar to civil...

14 mai 2018

How should trade disputes be resolved?

The members of the World Trade Organization regards dispute settlement as one of the central pillar of the multilateral trading system and vitally important to the global economy. Since 1995, over 500...

30 avril 2018

The legality of the use of force in armed conflict and occupation

Ka Lok Yip finds a fundamental disconnect between the dominant interpretation of the law and the reality of war that the law tries to regulate.

27 avril 2018

Interdisciplinary PhD Colloquium on varieties of democratic experience

On 14 March 2018, the Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy hosted its first Interdisciplinary PhD Colloquium of the year. Professor Michael Woolcock, lecturer in public policy at Harvard Kennedy School...

29 mars 2018

The Role of International Tribunals in the Development of Historical...

On 22 March Moshe Hirsch, Professor of International Law at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, participated in the Graduate Institute’s International Law Literature Forum, where he presented a paper on...