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Assessing the Effectiveness of International Courts


ISBN13: 9780198794318
Published: August 2016
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback (Hardback in 2014)
Price: £24.99
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Are international courts effective tools for international governance? Do they fulfill the expectations that led to their creation and empowerment? Why do some courts appear to be more effective than others, and do so such appearances reflect reality? Could their results have been produced by other mechanisms?

This book evaluates the effectiveness of international courts and tribunals by comparing their stated goals to the actual outcomes they achieve.

Using a theoretical model borrowed from social science, the book assesses their effectiveness by analysing key empirical data. Its first part is dedicated to theory and methodology, laying out the effectiveness model, explaining its different components, its promise and limits, and discussing the measurement challenges it faces.

The second part analyses the role that indicators such as jurisdiction, judicial independence, legitimacy, and compliance play in achieving effectiveness. Part three applies the effectiveness model to the International Court of Justice, the WTO dispute settlement mechanisms (panels and Appellate Body), the International Criminal Tribunals for Rwanda and Yugoslavia, the European Court of Human Rights, and the European Court of Justice, reflecting the diversity of the field of international adjudication.

Given the recent proliferation of international courts and tribunals, this book makes an important contribution towards understanding and measuring the value that these institutions provide.

Subjects:
Public International Law, Courts and Procedure
Contents:
Introduction

PART I: THE GOAL-BASED APPROACH
1. The Effectiveness Model
2. The Goals of International Courts
3. Measuring Goal-Attainment

PART II: APPLICATION OF THE GOAL-BASED APPROACH TO JUDICIAL FUNCTIONS AND FEATURES
4. Jurisdictional Powers
5. Judicial Independence and Impartiality
6. Judicial Legitimacy
7. Norm Compliance
8. Contextual Factors

PART III: APPLICATION OF THE GOAL-BASED APPROACH TO SPECIFIC COURTS
9. International Court of Justice
10. WTO Dispute Settlement Mechanism
11. International Criminal Tribunals for Yugoslavia and Rwanda
12. European Court of Human Rights
13. European Court of Justice

Conclusions

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