The Foundations of Judicial Authority:
International Courts and Trusteeship
Principals and Agents
Delegation theory, or Principal-Agent analysis, is the standard
social science approach to delegated governance.
Governance is delegated when power holders i
Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum
Professor Oona A. Hathaway
Y ale Law School
o A brief overview of how a case proceeds at the
o The role of amici and the purpose of amicus briefs.
o Amici in Kiobel.
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