Karen Alter

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2020

Gender and Status in American Political Science: Who Determines Whether a Scholar Is Noteworthy?

Alter, K. J., Clipperton, J., Schraudenbach, E. & Rozier, L., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Perspectives on Politics.

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2019
Open Access
1 Scopus citations
2018

The Empire of International Law?

Alter, K., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of International Law.

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2016

Backlash against International Courts in West, East and Southern Africa: Causes and consequences

Alter, K. J., Gathii, J. T. & Helfer, L. R., May 1 2016, In : European Journal of International Law. 27, 2, p. 293-328 36 p.

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37 Scopus citations

How context shapes the authority of international courts

Alter, K., Helfer, L. R. & Madsen, M. R., Jan 1 2016, In : Law and contemporary problems. 79, 1, p. 1-36 36 p.

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48 Scopus citations
2015

Backlash against international courts in west, east and southern africa: Causes and consequences

Alter, K. J., Gathii, J. T. & Helfer, L. R., May 12 2015, In : iCourts Working Paper Series.

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2014

Beyond the bubbles: Sodagate reminds us good vs. evil not always so clear

Alter, K. J., Feb 10 2014, In : Huffington Post.

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Four well-intentioned international law ideas doomed to fail

Alter, K. J., May 20 2014, In : OZY Media.

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German high court challenges the european central bank pledge to defend the euro

Alter, K. J., Mar 6 2014, In : Global Post.

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Has Putin broken international law?

Alter, K. J., Mar 5 2014, In : CNN (Cable News Network).

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International law's legacy vs. the cases of Ukraine and Syria

Alter, K. J., Mar 27 2014, In : Huffington Post.

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Let nations, not the world, prosecute corruption

Alter, K. J. & Sorensen, J., Apr 30 2014, In : US News and World Report.

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Will america's failed domestic policy spur a new cold war?

Alter, K. J., May 13 2014, In : Huffington Post.

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2013

A new international human rights court for West Africa: The ecowas community court of justice

Alter, K. J., Helfer, L. R. & McAllister, J. R., Oct 1 2013, In : American Journal of International Law. 107, 4, p. 737-779 43 p.

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49 Scopus citations

International law and chemical weapons: Conservative arguments of substance

Alter, K. J., Nov 15 2013, In : Huffington Post.

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Legitimacy and lawmaking: A tale of three international courts

Helfer, L. R. & Alter, K. J., Jan 1 2013, In : Theoretical Inquiries in Law. 14, 2, p. 479-503 25 p.

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24 Scopus citations

Marketing Comparative Law and Legal Institutions to a Broad Audience

Alter-Hanson, K., 2013, In : APSA - Law and Courts Newsletter. 22, 3, p. 43-45 3 p.

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2012

The Global Spread of European Style International Courts

Alter, K. J., Jan 1 2012, In : West European Politics. 35, 1, p. 135-154 20 p.

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63 Scopus citations
2011

Legal Integration in the Andes: Law-Making by the Andean Tribunal of Justice

Alter, K. J. & Helfer, L. R., Sep 1 2011, In : European Law Journal. 17, 5, p. 701-715 15 p.

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9 Scopus citations

The evolving international judiciary

Alter, K. J., Nov 7 2011, In : Annual Review of Law and Social Science. 7, p. 387-415 29 p.

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20 Scopus citations

The Evolving Transnational Legal Order

Alter, K. J., 2011, In : Annual Review of Law and Social Science. 7, p. 387-415

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The Judiciary’s New Robes: The Evolution of International Court Power

Alter, K., 2011, In : The Berlin Journal. 21

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2010

Nature or nurture? Judicial lawmaking in the european court of justice and the Andean Tribunal of justice

Alter, K. J. & Helfer, L. R., Sep 1 2010, In : International Organization. 64, 4, p. 563-592 30 p.

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58 Scopus citations
2009

Islands of effective international adjudication: Constructing an intellectual property rule of law in the Andean Community

Helfer, L. R., Alter, K. J. & Guerzovich, M. F., Jan 1 2009, In : American Journal of International Law. 103, 1, p. 1-47 47 p.

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52 Scopus citations

The politics of international regime complexity

Alter, K. & Meunier, S., Mar 1 2009, In : Perspectives on Politics. 7, 1, p. 13-24 12 p.

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379 Scopus citations
2008

Agents or trustees? International courts in their political context

Alter, K. J., Mar 1 2008, In : European Journal of International Relations. 14, 1, p. 33-63 31 p.

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114 Scopus citations

Delegating to international courts: Self-binding v.s other-binding delegation

Alter, K. J., Aug 13 2008, In : Law and contemporary problems. 71, 1, p. 37-76 40 p.

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50 Scopus citations
2006

Banana Splits: Nested and Competing Regimes in the Transatlantic Banana Trade Dispute

Alter, K. & Meunier, S., 2006, In : Journal of European Public Policy. 30, p. 362-368

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Private litigants and the new international courts

Alter, K., Feb 1 2006, In : Comparative Political Studies. 39, 1, p. 22-49 28 p.

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56 Scopus citations
2003

Do International Courts Enhance Compliance with International Law?

Alter, K., 2003, In : Review of Asian and Pacific Studies. 25, p. 51-78

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2002

Law, Political Science and EU Legal Studies: An Interdisciplinary Project?

Alter, K. J., Dehousse, R. & Vanberg, G., Mar 2002, In : European Union Politics. 3, 1, p. 113-136 24 p.

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7 Scopus citations
2000

Do the lessons of eu legal integration "travel"

Alter, K. J., 2000, In : European Community Studies Association Review. 13, p. 3-4

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130 Scopus citations

The European Union's legal system and domestic policy: Spillover or backlash?

Alter, K. J., Jan 1 2000, In : International Organization. 54, 3, p. 489-518 30 p.

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120 Scopus citations
1996

The European court's political power

Alter, K. J., Jul 1996, In : West European Politics. 19, 3, p. 458-487 30 p.

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126 Scopus citations
1994

Judicial Politics in the European Community: European Integration and the Pathbreaking Cassis de Dijon decision

Alter, K. & Meunier-Aitsahalia, S., 1994, In : Comparative Political Studies. 24, p. 535-561

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144 Scopus citations