A summary of publications by USALI staff, scholars, and affiliates from 2017.
The following is a selected sampling of the U.S.-Asia Law Institute’s publication for the year of 2015.
Professor Jerome A. Cohen
Professor Ira Belkin & Jerome A. Cohen
"Will China Close Its Doors?" New York Times, June 1, 2015.
Professor Frank Upham:
“China’s Changing Property Law Landscape,” Research Handbook on Comparative Property Law, Edward Elgar Publishing, Winter 2015.
“The Evolution of Relational Property Rights: A Case of Chinese Rural Land Reform,” Iowa Law Review, May 2015.
“The Paradoxical Roles of Property Rights in Growth and Development,” Law and Development Review, Winter 2015.
“Lessons from Chinese Growth: Re-Thinking the Role of Property Rights in Development,” The Beijing Consensus? How China has Changed Western Ideas of Law and Economic Development, Cambridge University Press.
“Human Rights in China–Taiwan Relations: How Taiwan Can Engage China” , Hong Kong Law Journal 565, 2015.
“The Fall and Rise of Law and Social Science in China,” Annual Review of Law and Social Science 11: 373-394, 2015. (Sida Liu and Zhizhou Wang)
“Advocates, Experts, and Suspects: Three Images of Lawyers in Chinese Media Reports,” International Journal of the Legal Profession 21(2): 195-212, 2015. (Cheng-Tong Lir Wang, Sida Liu, and Terence C. Halliday)
“Law’s Social Forms: A Powerless Approach to the Sociology of Law,” Law & Social Inquiry 40(1): 1-28, 2015.
“Boundary Work and Exchange: The Formation of a Professional Service Market,” Symbolic Interaction 38(1): 1-21, 2015.
"Lack of due process mars China's war on drugs", East Asia Forum, July 2015.
Alvin Y. H. Cheung
“Intra-Executive Policy Laundering: A New Look at an Old Problem,” 41 N.C. J. INT'L L. (forthcoming).
“Road to Nowhere: Hong Kong's Democratization and China's Obligations Under Public International Law,” 40 BROOK. J. INT’L L. 465, 2015.
“Shifting Ideologies Threaten Hong Kong’s Academic Freedom,”K. FREE PRESS, Oct. 25, 2015.
A Mockery of China’s Pledge on Rule of Law, S. CHINA MORNING POST (Sept. 26, 2015)
“The Metastasis of ‘National Security’ in China,” INT’L J. CONST. L. BLOG . August 6, 2015.
“Does Hong Kong Need a Mayor?,” INT’L J. CONST. L. BLOG (Apr. 1, 2015),
“A Spectre Resurfaces: Chinese National Security Legislation and Hong Kong,” INT’L J. CONST. L. BLOG, Feb. 12, 2015.
"Fish Story: Analysts See Nations' Misue of Rational Use When it Comes to Fishing Rights," New York University, August 2015.