Democracy Captured: The Mega-Regional Agreements and the Future of Global Public Law.

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Abstract

An essay is presented on the future of global public law with the ongoing negotiations over the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP). It explains the logic of fragmentation as a negotiation strategy and as a structure of governance. It explores the potential ramification of the mega-regionals through the challenges to democracy. It also examines the potential institutional responses to these agreements or to operation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)58-70
Number of pages13
JournalConstellations: An International Journal of Critical & Democratic Theory
Volume23
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Mar 2016

Keywords

  • DEMOCRACY
  • PUBLIC law
  • POLITICAL science
  • TRANSATLANTIC Trade & Investment Partnership
  • TRANS-Pacific Partnership

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