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Between Law and Social Movement Organizations: The Cycle of General Norms in World Society.
(Queen Mary University of London, 2016-05-13)
This thesis addresses the problem of the dissonance between the formulation of highly generalized norms in world society and the failure of those norms to find accommodation in law. To construct this problem and its possible ...
Systemic Risk and Macroprudential supervision
(OUP Oxford, 2015-08-27)
The Oxford Handbook of Financial Regulation is the first comprehensive, authoritative, and state-of-the-art account of the nature of financial regulation.
The FAO International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture : Towards Food Security, Conservation, Equity
(Queen Mary University of London, 2007)
This thesis puts forward the claim that the FAO Treaty ("ITPGRFA") adopted in 2001 is the only existing international agreement with the potential to promote food security, conservation of biodiversity and equity, and ...
Is there a case for greater legislative involvement in the judicial appointments process?
(Queen Mary University of London, 2014-03-04)
The dramatic increase in public law and human rights cases coming before the UK Supreme Court (and the Appellate Committee before it) means that the UK’s top court is more frequently determining essentially socio-political ...
Geographical Indications in Pakistan: The Need for Legal and Institutional Reforms and Economic Development.
(Queen Mary University of London, 2014-09)
Geographical indications assumed prominence in terms of juridical development and economic importance with their inclusion in the TRIPS Agreement. Due to their nexus with place of origin, the importance of agricultural ...
Identifying the Value of Parliamentary Constitutional Interpretation.
(Queen Mary University of London, 2014-07-25)
This thesis examines the practice of parliamentary constitutional interpretation. Parliamentary constitutional interpretation is a form of reasoning used by parliamentarians to articulate the constitutional effect of a ...
Repatriation and the Psychological Contract: A Saudi Arabian Comparative Study
(Queen Mary University of London, 2014-10)
Studies related to psychological contracts have made significant contributions to our understanding of the exchange relationship between employees and employers. However, the influence of national/organisational culture ...
Collective dominance in EU merger control: Substantive issues
(Queen Mary University of London, 2014-11-03)
This thesis focuses on collective dominance in horizontal concentrations as regulated under the EU Merger Regulation 139/2004. Chapter 1 introduces the issues that this thesis will examine. Chapter 2 focuses on the concept ...
Regulation of oligopolies in the EU electronic communications markets: the current framework does not adequately address the oligopoly problem.
(Queen Mary University of London, 2014-12)
The present work has examined the thesis that the current framework for the regulation of SMP under EU law on electronic communications does not address the oligopoly problem in full. Under the SMP framework for electronic ...
Public health related TRIPS flexibilities and South-South co-operation as enablers of treatment access in Eastern and Southern Africa: perspectives from producing and importing countries
(Queen Mary University of London, 2015-02)
Eastern and southern Africa, a region that is home to a twentieth of the world’s population, accounts for half the number of people living with HIV globally, including an increasingly drug resistant Tuberculosis epidemic. ...