Category Archives: Academic

Research Handbook on International Law and Natural Resources

The Research Handbook on International Law and Natural Resources has just been published by Elgar. I co-authored a chapter with Professor Rafael Leal-Arcas on renewable energy. The handbook covers a broad range of areas, including key concepts, resources under national jurisdiction,

Research Handbook on International Law and Natural Resources

The Research Handbook on International Law and Natural Resources has just been published by Elgar. I co-authored a chapter with Professor Rafael Leal-Arcas on renewable energy. The handbook covers a broad range of areas, including key concepts, resources under national jurisdiction,

Conservation or Claim? The Motivations for Recent Marine Protected Areas

A paper by Professor David D Caron and me concerning marine protected areas has been posted to SSRN as part of the Transnational Law Institute’s Think! series. The paper analyses the 2015 outcome of the Mauritius-UK arbitration concerning the Chagos

Conservation or Claim? The Motivations for Recent Marine Protected Areas

A paper by Professor David D Caron and me concerning marine protected areas has been posted to SSRN as part of the Transnational Law Institute’s Think! series. The paper analyses the 2015 outcome of the Mauritius-UK arbitration concerning the Chagos

Event invitation: The future of EU climate & energy diplomacy

We will be hosting a panel discussion on the future of European Union climate change and sustainable energy diplomacy, to analyse the direction and ongoing salience of EU climate diplomacy, held in the weeks prior to the COP22 climate conference in

Event invitation: The future of EU climate & energy diplomacy

We will be hosting a panel discussion on the future of European Union climate change and sustainable energy diplomacy, to analyse the direction and ongoing salience of EU climate diplomacy, held in the weeks prior to the COP22 climate conference in

Research visit to Korea – some reflections

During July and August I had the privilege of undertaking a research visit in the Republic of Korea. The visit was an opportunity to give presentations on work-in-progress, participate in a number of roundtable discussions and to meet with and

Research visit to Korea – some reflections

During July and August I had the privilege of undertaking a research visit in the Republic of Korea. The visit was an opportunity to give presentations on work-in-progress, participate in a number of roundtable discussions and to meet with and

Publication: Mapping the International & European Governance of Renewable Energy

An article co-written by Professor Rafael Leal-Arcas and me on renewable energy governance is now available to download at SSRN. The article will be published in the Oxford Yearbook of European Law. UPDATE: The paper is now available at the Yearbook

Publication: Mapping the International & European Governance of Renewable Energy

An article co-written by Professor Rafael Leal-Arcas and me on renewable energy governance is now available to download at SSRN. The article will be published in the Oxford Yearbook of European Law. UPDATE: The paper is now available at the Yearbook

Event: Conference marks 60 years since landmark “Transnational Law” lectures

Earlier this month, I was delighted to participate in the Transnational Law Institute’s Signature Conference, “Jessup’s Bold Proposal: Engagements with ‘Transnational Law’ after Sixty Years”.

Event: Conference marks 60 years since landmark “Transnational Law” lectures

Earlier this month, I was delighted to participate in the Transnational Law Institute’s Signature Conference, “Jessup’s Bold Proposal: Engagements with ‘Transnational Law’ after Sixty Years”.

Video: Transnational Law Institute launch

Last week’s Transnational Law Institute launch is now online: My presentation begins at 1:27, on the topic of “Between doctrine and diplomacy: Transnational law in contemporary international relations”.

Video: Transnational Law Institute launch

Last week’s Transnational Law Institute launch is now online: My presentation begins at 1:27, on the topic of “Between doctrine and diplomacy: Transnational law in contemporary international relations”.