Essays about: "public international law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 335 essays containing the words public international law.

  1. 1. Relations of Power and Democratic Accountability in Investor-State Arbitration

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Mohlin; [2020]
    Keywords : International investment law; public international law; international economic law; investor-state arbitration; investor-state dispute settlement; ISDS; investment arbitration; international arbitration; accountability; democratic accountability; Michel Foucault; Foucault; folkrätt; internationell investeringsrätt; internationell ekonomisk rätt;

    Abstract : International investment agreements largely cover today’s transnational investments. These agreements confer certain substantive rights to foreign investors while simultaneously obliging host-states to act in a given manner so as to not interfere with the investments. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital Services Tax - A feasible solution for Taxation of the Digital Economy?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Pernilla Bergvad; [2020]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : During the 21th century, digitalization is considered the most important development of the modern global economy. Tax avoidance is a growing issue for governments globally, that are loosing lots of tax money to finance public welfare systems supporting healthcare, educational institutions and infrastructures. READ MORE

  3. 3. Forced Marriage – A “new” Crime Against Humanity?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Amelia Möller Andréewitch; [2020]
    Keywords : public international law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Forced marriage is one of the newest crimes to be tried as a crime against humanity before an international court. During the Sierra Leone civil war, victims of sexual violence were often referred to as ‘bush wives’ or ‘rebel wives’. READ MORE

  4. 4. Open government data – the eyesore of Swedish digitalization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jack Hertzberg; [2020]
    Keywords : open government data; multi-level perspective; digitalization; public sector information; exploratory research; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis explores Sweden’s poor results in the international benchmarks on open government data policies and their implementation. The purpose of the study is to identify what variables can explain Sweden’s poor performance and what hinders exist to bettering Sweden’s position. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transitional Justice - Setting Aside Rule of Law in Order to Reach the Rule of Law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Lisa Nordbring; [2019]
    Keywords : jurisprudence; public international law; legal history; law; criminal law; transitional justice; the rule of law; access to justice; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Transitional justice is a term and concept which describes how countries deal with large-scale human rights abuses through different judicial and non-judicial measures in order to achieve reconciliation and hold perpetrators accountable. Transitional justice as a concept was born out of practice as a response to how countries in the 1980–1990s dealt with large-scale abuses committed by the earlier regime in the countries’ transition from authoritarian rule towards becoming a democracy. READ MORE