About the EJIL
Welcome to the website of one of the world’s leading international law journals. The EJIL was established in 1990 by a small group of scholars based at the European University Institute, the Universities of Florence, Munich and Paris II and the Michigan Law School. The Journal has grown since then in size, strength and reputation, but the Editors’ original vision remains unchanged. About the EJIL
The latest in our EJIL: Live! podcast series features an extended conversation between Professor Joseph Weiler, Editor-in-Chief of EJIL, and Professor Bernard Hoekman of the European University Institute, whose article, co-authored with Petros Mavroidis, " WTO ‘à la carte’ or ‘menu du jour’? Assessing the Case for More Plurilateral Agreements ", appears in Volume 26, Issue 2. The conversation looks behind the scenes at the issues examined in the article, taking the discussion to deeper levels. The podcast is available in both video and audio formats.
The EJIL: Live Extras series comprises short video conversations with leading international law scholars. In our latest EJIL: Live Extra! our Editor-in-Chief Professor Joseph Weiler asks Professor Martti Koskenniemi whether the world of blogging and tweeting has become integral to academic life today.
In this EJIL: Live Extra! our Editor-in-Chief Professor Joseph Weiler asks Professor Hilary Charlesworth of the Australian National University whether feminist theory in international law has now become mainstream.
Grégoire Mallard has been awarded a prize by the Global and Transnational Sociology section of the American Sociological Association this year for the best publication by a scholar not resident in the United States for his article in EJIL, "Crafting the Nuclear Regime Complex (1950–1975): Dynamics of Harmonization of Opaque Treaty Rules." Click to read his full, prize-winning article.
In The Current Issue: Vol. 26 (2015) No. 3
- JHHW ,
Nein!; The EJIL App (again); In this Issue (free fulltext)
- Jaime Tijmes,
Who Wants What? – Final Offer Arbitration in the World Trade Organization (Jaime Tijmes abstract)
- Lorna McGregor,
Alternative Dispute Resolution and Human Rights: Developing a Rights-Based Approach through the ECHR (Lorna McGregor abstract) (free fulltext)
- Janet McKnight,
Places of Impasse: Scars on Beirut Structures That Refuse to Fall (free fulltext)
EJIL : Debate!
- Catharine Titi,
International Investment Law and the European Union: Towards a New Generation of International Investment Agreements (Catharine Titi abstract)
- Martins Paparinskis,
International Investment Law and the European Union: A Reply to Catharine Titi (Martins Paparinskis abstract)
EJIL : Debate!
- Devon Whittle,
The Limits of Legality and the United Nations Security Council: Applying the Extra-Legal Measures Model to Chapter VII Action (Devon Whittle abstract)
- Oren Gross,
Applying the Extra-Legal Measures Model to Humanitarian Interventions: A Reply to Devon Whittle (Oren Gross abstract)
Critical Review of International Jurisprudence
- Sookyeon Huh,
Title to Territory in the Post-Colonial Era: Original Title and Terra Nullius in the ICJ Judgments on Cases Concerning Ligitan/Sipadan (2002) and Pedra Branca (2008) (Sookyeon Huh abstract)
- Mikko Rajavuori,
How Should States Own? Heinisch v. Germany and the Emergence of Human Rights-Sensitive State Ownership Function (Mikko Rajavuori abstract)
- Guy Fiti Sinclair,
The International Civil Servant in Theory and Practice: Law, Morality, and Expertise. Review of Carsten Stahn and Henning Melber (eds). Peace Diplomacy, Global Justice and International Agency: Rethinking Human Security and Ethics in the Spirit of Dag Hammarskjöld; Roger Lipsey. Hammarskjöld: A Life; Lise Namikas. Battleground Africa: Cold War in the Congo, 1960–1965; Anne Orford. International Authority and the Responsibility to Protect (Guy Fiti Sinclair abstract)
- Gregory Shaffer (ed.). Transnational Legal Ordering and State Change , Terence C. Halliday, Gregory Shaffer (eds). Transnational Legal Orders (Lars ViellechnerFree fulltext)
- Isabelle Ley. Opposition im Völkerrecht: Ein Beitrag zur Legitimation internationaler Rechtserzeugung [Opposition in International Law: A Contribution to the Legitimation of International Law-Making] (Jan KlabbersFree fulltext)
- Michael Fakhri. Sugar and the Making of International Trade Law (Anna ChadwickFree fulltext)
- Mark Toufayan, Emmanuelle Tourme-Jouannet, Hélène Ruiz Fabri (eds). Droit international et nouvelles approches sur le tiers-monde: entre répétition et renouveau [International Law and New Approaches to the Third World: Between Repetition and Renewal] (Makane Moïse MbengueFree fulltext)
- Evelyne Schmid. Taking Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Seriously in International Criminal Law (Mara TigninoFree fulltext)
- Lauri Mälksoo. Russian Approaches to International Law (Angelika NussbergerFree fulltext)
The Last Page
- Laura Coyne,
Her Whorl (free fulltext)