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TBGI Working Papers

The TBGI Working Papers present new research produced by TBGI research network members in the context of the TBGI Project. Until 2017 they were published as a subseries of the Osgoode Hall Law School Legal Studies Research Paper Series on SSRN. New working papers since 2017 are published on cIRcle, UBC’s digital institutional repository.

The TBGI Working Papers are:

  1. Leonhard Dobusch & Sigrid Quack, “Transnational Copyright: Misalignments between Regulation, Business Models and User Practice,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 13/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 1, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2116334.
  2. Luc Fransen, “The Embededdness of Responsible Business Practice: National Institutional Environments and Corporate Social Responsibility ,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 14/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 2, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2116337.
  3. Graeme Auld & Jessica Green, “Unbundling the Regime Complex: The Effects of Private Authority,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 15/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 3, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2116296.
  4. Christine Overdevest & Jonathan Zeitlin, “Assembling an experimentalist regime: Transnational governance interactions in the forest sector,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 16/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 4, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2116339.
  5. Andrew S. Walker, “Process vs. Performance Standards for Sustainable Meeting and Event Management,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 17/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 5, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2116342.
  6. Virginia Haufler, “Transnational Business Governance and the Management of Natural Resources,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 18/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 6, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2143388.
  7. Tony Porter, “Transnational Business Governance Interactions and Technical Systems in Global Finance,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 19/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 7, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2143678.
  8. Fabrizio Cafaggi, “The Architecture of Transnational Private Regulation,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 20/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 8, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2144407.
  9. Kernaghan Webb, “ISO 26000: Bridging the Public/Private Divide in Transnational Business Governance Interactions,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 21/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 9, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2144420.
  10. Graeme Auld. Emerging Private Governance: The Challenges of Choosing a Policy Focus. Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 39/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 10, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2174016.
  11. Burkard Eberlein, Kenneth Abbott, Julia Black, Errol Meidinger and Stepan Wood. Transnational Business Governance Interactions: Conceptualization and Framework for Analysis. Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 29/2012, TBGI Project Subseries No. 11; SUNY Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-017; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2152720.
  12. David Doorey. A System of Transnational Business Governance Interactions: The Case of the Living Wage. Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 37/2013, TBGI Project Subseries No. 12; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2305623.
  13. Ching-Fu Lin. Public-Private Regime Interactions in Global Food Safety Governance. Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 41/2013, TBGI Project Subseries No. 13; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2309495.
  14. Nicole Helmerich & Christopher Kaan, “Transnational Business Governance Interaction and Competition between Standard-Setting Initiatives: Labour Standards in Garment, Toys and Agriculture,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 51/2013, TBGI Project Subseries No. 15; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2360231.
  15. Lorraine Elliott, “Legality, criminality and agency beyond the state: Forest governance, illegal logging and associated trade,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 52/2013, TBGI Project Subseries No. 15; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2360237
  16. Alex M Latu, “Public Procurement and Private Certification: The Case of the UK TPP,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 53/2013, TBGI Project Subseries No. 16; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2360264.
  17. John Biggins & Colin Scott, “Private Governance, Public Implications and the Tightrope of Regulatory Reform: The ISDA Credit Derivatives Determinations Committees,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 57/2013, TBGI Project Subseries No. 17; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2360278.
  18. Karin Buhmann, “Business and Human Rights: Understanding the UN Guiding Principles from the Perspective of Transnational Business Governance Interactions,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 20/2014, TBGI Project Subseries No. 18; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2425018.
  19. Melanie Coni-Zimmer, “Organizational Fields, Transnational Business Governance Interactions and the Diffusion of CSR,” Osgoode Hall Law School Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Research Paper No. 27/2014, TBGI Project Subseries No. 19; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2436999.
  20. Paul Verbruggen and Tetty Havinga, “The Rise of Transnational Private Meta-Regulators,” Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 71/2014, TBGI Project Subseries No. 20; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2512843.
  21. Stepan Wood, “Transnational Governance Interactions: A Critical Review of the Legal Literature,” Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 35/2015, TBGI Project Subseries No. 21; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2644465.
  22. Nachshon Goltz, “Is There Anybody Out There? Analyzing the Regulation of Children’s Privacy Online in the United States of America and the European Union According to the TBGI Analytical Framework by Eberlein et al.,” Osgoode Hall Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11/2015, TBGI Project Subseries No. 22; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2580267.
  23. Stepan Wood, Ken Abbott, Julia Black, Burkard Eberlein & Errol Meidinger, “The Interactive Dynamics of Transnational Business Governance: A Challenge for Transnational Legal Theory” TBGI Project Subseries No. 23; available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2660840.
  24. Rebecca Schmidt, “Local Practices, Transnational Solutions? The Role of Host Cities in the Cyclic Process of Environmental Regulation of Sports Mega-Events” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 24, http://hdl.handle.net/2429/67030.
  25. Graeme Auld and Stefan Renckens, “Micro-Level Interactions in the Compliance Processes of Transnational Private Governance” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 25 (June 2018), available at http://hdl.handle.net/2429/66451.
  26. Errol Meidinger, “Governance Interactions in Sustainable Supply Chain Management” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 26 (June 2018); published as Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2017-024, available at https://ssrn.com/abstract=3200060
  27. Donal Casey, “Interactions, Iteration and Early Institutionalization: Competing Lessons of GLOBALGAP’s Legitimation” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 27, available soon!
  28. Sophia Carodenuto and Benjamin Cashore, “Can Non-State Regulatory Authority Improve Domestic Forest Sustainability? Assessing Interactive Pathways of Influence in Cameroon” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 28, http://hdl.handle.net/2429/67440
  29. Phillip Paiement, “Transnational Delegation, Accountability and the Administrative Governance of Biofuel Standards” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 29 (June 2018), available at http://hdl.handle.net/2429/66454.
  30. Simin Gao and Christopher Chen, “Transnational Business Governance Interactions and Financial Regulation Change : A Case of Asian Financial Markets” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 30 (June 2018), available at http://hdl.handle.net/2429/66450.
  31. Paul Foley, “A Coxian Perspective on Transnational Business Governance Interactions : Counter-Hegemonic Certification Movements in Fisheries” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 31 (June 2018), available at http://hdl.handle.net/2429/66453.
  32. Paul Verbruggen and Tetty Havinga, “Transnational Business Governance Interactions in Food Safety Regulation : Exploring the Promises and Risks of Enrolment” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 32 (June 2018), available at http://hdl.handle.net/2429/66452.
  33. Matthew Bach, “Capturing climate: Tracking nascent transnational business governance interactions around the Oil & Gas Climate Initiative” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 33 (August 2018), http://hdl.handle.net/2429/66784
  34. Jane K. Winn, “Transnational Governance of Innovation in Payment Services: A Case Study of the Single European Payment Area” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 34, coming soon!
  35. Lasse Folke Henriksen and Leonard Seabrooke, “Issue Control in Transnational Business Governance Interactions,” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 35, coming soon!
  36. Natalie Oman, “Private Ordering and Transnational Social Justice: The Forest Stewardship Council’s Advocacy of Free, Prior and Informed Consent,” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 36, coming soon!
  37. Stepan Wood, “Interactive Strategies for Empowering Weaker Actors in Transnational Governance Contests: Labour and the Making of ISO 26000,” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 37, http://hdl.handle.net/2429/67784
  38. Stepan Wood, Burkard Eberlein, Errol Meidinger, Rebecca Schmidt and Kenneth W. Abbott, “Transnational Business Governance Interactions, Regulatory Quality and Marginalized Actors: An Introduction,” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 38, coming soon!
  39. Stepan Wood, Burkard Eberlein, Errol Meidinger, Rebecca Schmidt and Kenneth W. Abbott, “Harnessing Transnational Business Governance Interactions to Enhance Regulatory Quality and Advance Marginalized Actors,” TBGI Project Working Paper No. 39, coming soon!