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Mag. iur., Dr. iur. (Wien), MSc. (LSE), LL.M. (Harvard)
University Senior Lecturer; Harvard Link Coordinator; Deputy Director Lauterpacht Centre for International Law

CV / Biography

Attorney & Counsellor at Law (NY)

Publications

 

Books

"Sovereign Defaults before International Courts and Tribunals" (Cambridge University Press)

Published:
May 2011
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
ISBN:
052119699X
ISBN 13:
978-0521196994

"Making Transnational Law Work in the Global Economy: Essays in Honour of Detlev Vagts" (Cambridge University Press) (Ed)

Co-Author/s:
Pieter Bekker and Rudolf Dolzer
Published:
Oct 2010
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
ISBN:
0521192528
ISBN 13:
978-0521192521

"The Backlash against Investment Arbitration" (Kluwer Law International) (Ed)

Co-Author/s:
Claire Balchin, Asha Kaushal,
Published:
Mar 2010
Publisher:
Kluwer Law International
ISBN 13:
9789041132024

Articles

"Steering sovereign debt restructurings through the CDS quicksand" (2014) 15 Journal of Banking Regulation 14

Citation:
(2014) 15 Journal of Banking Regulation 14
Published:
Jan 2014

"Demystifying the Art of Interpretation" [2011] EJIL 571

"Debt relief to poor countries: Rules v. Discretion" Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law

Citation:
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law
Published:
Jun 2010

"Iceland’s financial crisis – quo vadis international law" ASIL Insight, March 2010

Citation:
ASIL Insight, March 2010
Published:
Mar 2010

"Staatliche Symbole und Meinungsfreiheit (‘State Symbols and Freedom of Speech’)" [2004] 66 Österreichisches Anwaltsblatt 212-15

Citation:
[2004] 66 Österreichisches Anwaltsblatt 212-15
Published:
Aug 2004

"Two worlds of necessity in ICSID arbitration: CMS vs. LG&E" 20 (3) Leiden Journal of International Law 637

Citation:
20 (3) Leiden Journal of International Law 637

"Opening Pandora's Box - Sovereign Bonds in International Arbitration" 101 AJIL 711

"Subnational Insolvency: Cross-Country Experiences and Lessons" World Bank Policy Research Paper Nummer 4496

Book Chapters

"Privity of Treaties" in M Bowman and D Kritsiotis, Conceptual and Contextual Perspectives on the Modern Law of Treaties (Cambridge University Press) (Ed)

Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Published Date:
Apr 2015
Co-Author/s:
M Bowman and D Kritsiotis

"International Rules of Interpretation: Developed for and Applied by National Courts?" in G Nolte and H Aust, Interpretation of International Law by Domestic Courts: Converging Approaches? (Oxford University Press)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Published Date:
Feb 2015
Co-Author/s:
G Nolte and H Aust

"Sovereign Bonds" in M Audit and S Schill, The internationalization of public contracts (Bruylant) (Ed)

Publisher:
Bruylant
Published Date:
Dec 2014
Co-Author/s:
M Audit and S Schill

"The (Mis)Alignment of the Trade and Monetary Legal Orders" in G Shaffer and T Halliday, The Theory and Dynamics of Transnational Legal Orders (Cambridge University Press) (Ed)

Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Published Date:
Nov 2014
Co-Author/s:
G Shaffer and T Halliday

"Investment Arbitration: Jurisdiction and Admissibility" in A Reinisch et al, Handbook on International Investment Law (C.H. Beck/Hart) (Ed)

Publisher:
C.H. Beck/Hart
Published Date:
Oct 2014
Co-Author/s:
A Reinisch et al

"Uniformity versus Specialisation (2): A Uniform Regime of Treaty Interpretation?" in CJ Tams et al., Research Handbook on the Law of Treaties (Edgar Elgar) (Ed)

Publisher:
Edgar Elgar
Published Date:
Oct 2014
Co-Author/s:
CJ Tams et al.

"Echoes of History: The International Financial Commission in Greece" in C Paulus, Sovereign Default – Do We Need a Legal Procedure? (C.H. Beck/Hart) (Ed)

Publisher:
C.H. Beck/Hart
Published Date:
May 2014
Co-Author/s:
C Paulus

"Coordinating Adjudication Processes" in Z Douglas, J Pauwelyn and JE Viñuales, The Foundations of International Investment Law: Bringing Theory Into Practice (Oxford University Press) (Ed), pp. 499-529

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Pages:
499-529
Published Date:
May 2014
Co-Author/s:
Z Douglas, J Pauwelyn and JE Viñuales

"Interpretive Communities in International Law" in A Bianchi, D Peat and M Windsor, Interpretation in International Law (Cambridge University Press)

Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Published Date:
Feb 2014
Co-Author/s:
A Bianchi, D Peat and M Windsor

"France's Subnational Insolvency Framework" in Canuto, Otaviano and Liu, Lili, Until Debt Do Us Part: Subnational Debt, Insolvency and Markets (Ed), pp. 221-260

Pages:
221-260
Published Date:
Aug 2013
Co-Author/s:
Canuto, Otaviano and Liu, Lili

"Out of Thin Air? Tracing the Origins of the UNCTAD Principles in Customary International Law" in C Espósito, L Yuefen and JP Bohoslavsky, Sovereign Financing and International Law: The UNCTAD Principles on Responsible Sovereign Lending and Borrowing (Oxford University Press), pp. 87-112

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Pages:
87-112
Published Date:
Apr 2013
Co-Author/s:
C Espósito, L Yuefen and JP Bohoslavsky

"Staateninsolvenzen in historischer Sicht" in Kodek, Georg Reinisch, August (Ed), Staateninsolvenz (Bank Verlag) (Ed)

Publisher:
Bank Verlag
Published Date:
Aug 2012
Co-Author/s:
Kodek, Georg Reinisch, August

"Technology Transfer" in Rüdiger Wolfrum, Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (Oxford University Press) (Ed)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Published Date:
Feb 2012
ISBN 13:
978-0199291687
Co-Author/s:
Rüdiger Wolfrum

"Falkland Islands/Malvinas" in Rüdiger Wolfrum, The Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (Oxford University Press) (Ed)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Published Date:
Feb 2012
ISBN 13:
978-0199291687
Co-Author/s:
Rüdiger Wolfrum

"Investment Codes" in Rüdiger Wolfrum, The Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (Oxford University Press) (Ed)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Published Date:
Feb 2012
ISBN 13:
978-0199291687
Co-Author/s:
Rüdiger Wolfrum

"Un Etat peut-il faire faillite ? Le point de vue juridique" in Mathias Audit, Insolvabilité des Etats et dettes souveraines (L.G.D.J) (Ed)

Publisher:
L.G.D.J
Published Date:
Nov 2011
ISBN 13:
978-2-275-03765-3
Co-Author/s:
Mathias Audit

"International Investment Law and Treaty Interpretation" in R Hofmann & CJ Tams, International Investment Law and General International Law – From Clinical Isolation to Systemic Integration? (Nomos) (Ed), pp. 29-52

Publisher:
Nomos
Pages:
29-52
Published Date:
Aug 2011
Co-Author/s:
R Hofmann & CJ Tams

"Managing Subnational Credit and Default Risks" in Primo Braga, Carlos A. Vincelette, Gallina A., Sovereign Debt and the Financial Crisis (World Bank) (Ed), pp. 273-294

Publisher:
World Bank
Pages:
273-294
Published Date:
Aug 2011
Co-Author/s:
Primo Braga, Carlos A. Vincelette, Gallina A.

"Staateninsolvenzen in historischer Sicht" in Georg Kodek and August Reinisch, Staateninsolvenzen (Springer) (Ed)

Publisher:
Springer
Published Date:
Jun 2011
Co-Author/s:
Georg Kodek and August Reinisch

"Bank Insolvency and State Insolvency" in Rosa Maria Lastra, Cross Border Bank Insolvency (Oxford University Press) (Ed)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Published Date:
May 2011
Co-Author/s:
Rosa Maria Lastra

"Retaliating against exchange-rate manipulation under WTO rules" in SJ Evenett, The US-Sino Currency Dispute: New Insights from Economics, Politics, and Law (Centre for Economic Policy Research), pp. 133-138

Publisher:
Centre for Economic Policy Research
Pages:
133-138
Published Date:
Aug 2010
Co-Author/s:
SJ Evenett

"Creditor Protection in International Law" in Bekker, Pieter Dolzer, Rudolf Waibel, Michael, Making Transnational Law Work in the Global Economy: Essays in Honour of Detlev Vagts (Cambridge University Press) (Ed), pp. 431-452

Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Pages:
431-452
Published Date:
Aug 2010
Co-Author/s:
Bekker, Pieter Dolzer, Rudolf Waibel, Michael

"Gibraltar" in Rüdiger Wolfrum, Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (Oxford University Press) (Ed)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Published Date:
Jun 2010
ISBN 13:
978-0199291687
Co-Author/s:
Rüdiger Wolfrum

"The Diplomatic Channel" in James Crawford, Allain Pellet, Simon Olleson, The Law of International Responsibility (Oxford University Press) (Ed)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Published Date:
May 2010
ISBN 13:
978-0-19-929697-2
Co-Author/s:
James Crawford, Allain Pellet, Simon Olleson

"The Backlash against Investment Arbitration: Perceptions and Reality" in Claire Balchin, Asha Kaushal and Kyo-Hwa Liz Chung, The Backlash against Investment Arbitration (Kluwer Law International) (Ed)

Publisher:
Kluwer Law International
Published Date:
Mar 2010
ISBN 13:
9789041132024
Co-Author/s:
Claire Balchin, Asha Kaushal and Kyo-Hwa Liz Chung

"Corfu Channel Case" in Rüdiger Wolfrum, Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (Oxford University Press) (Ed)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Published Date:
Dec 2009
Co-Author/s:
Rüdiger Wolfrum

"Subnational Insolvency: Cross Country Experiences and Lessons" in Ahmad, Ethisham Brosio, Giorgio, Managing Subnational Finances (International Monetary Fund; Edgar Elgar) (Ed)

Publisher:
International Monetary Fund; Edgar Elgar
Published Date:
Aug 2009
Co-Author/s:
Ahmad, Ethisham Brosio, Giorgio

"’Subnational Insolvency and Governance: Cross-Country Experiences and Lessons" in E Ahmad and G Brosio, Does Decentralization Enhance Service Delivery and Poverty Reduction? (Elgar) (Ed), pp. 333-76

Publisher:
Elgar
Pages:
333-76
Published Date:
May 2009
Co-Author/s:
E Ahmad and G Brosio

"BIT by BIT - The Silent Liberalization of the Capital Account" in August Reinisch et al, International Investment Law for the 21st Century - Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer (OUP) (Ed), pp. 497-518

Publisher:
OUP
Pages:
497-518
Published Date:
May 2009
ISBN 13:
978-0-19-957134-5
Co-Author/s:
August Reinisch et al

"Subnational borrowing, insolvency and regulation" in A Shaw, Macro Federalism and Local Finance (World Bank) (Ed), pp. 238-264

Publisher:
World Bank
Pages:
238-264
Published Date:
Aug 2008
Co-Author/s:
A Shaw

"Borrowing, Insolvency and Regulation" in , Macrofederalism and Local Finances (World Bank), pp. 215-239

Publisher:
World Bank
Pages:
215-239
Published Date:
Aug 2007

Case Notes

A Good Day and Salutary Warning for the European Union Cambridge Law Journal, March 2010, 38-40

Published:
Mar 2010

Elusive Certainty - Implications of Donegal v. Zambia International Financial Law Review

World Duty Free v. Kenya 46 ILM 337-338

Reports

‘United Kingdom‘, in EMU: Constitutional and Institutional Aspects of the Economic Governance within the EU’

Co-Author/s:
P Eeckhout
Published:
Aug 2014
Body / Institution:
1 FIDE Conference Report

'Competence Review: Trade and Investment', as part of the Balance of EU competences review: trade and investment

Published:
Aug 2013
Body / Institution:
Department of Business, Innovation and Skills

Principles on Responsible Sovereign Borrowing and Lending, Guidelines for Implementation

Published:
Aug 2013
Body / Institution:
UNCTAD

State insolvency: options for the way forward

Co-Author/s:
Philip Wood, Brian Hunt
Published:
Aug 2010
Reference Number:
http://www.ila-hq.org/download.cfm/docid/0A7ACEAC-94A3-4B47-B9E642CF4BEA5D81
Body / Institution:
International Law Association, Study Group on Sovereign Insolvency

Subnational Insolvency: Cross-Country Experiences and Lessons

Co-Author/s:
Liu, Lili
Published:
Aug 2008
Reference Number:
4496
Body / Institution:
World Bank Policy Research