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International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration, 4th edition, with W. L. Craig and J. Paulsson, Oceana (forthcoming).

International Commercial Arbitration: Cases, Materials and Notes on the Resolution of International Business Disputes, 2d edition, with W. Michael Reisman, Foundation Press (forthcoming).


"Framing the Case on Quantum," in Damages in International Arbitration, 2 World Arbitration & Mediation Review 59 (2009). Adapted from Keynote Address to Institute for Transnational Arbitration, Dallas, June 2008. 

"Non-signatories and International Disputes," in Multiple Parties, Multiple Problems, A. Rau, ed., Oxford University Press (2009). 

"Tax Arbitration and Investor Protection," in The Future of Investment Arbitration 227, C. A. Rogers & R. P. Alford, Oxford University Press (2009). 


"Non-Signatories and International Arbitration," in Leading Arbitrator's Guide to International Arbitration 553, 2d ed., L. Newman & R. Hill, eds., JurisNet (2008). 

"Tax and Arbitrability," in Arbitrability in International Arbitration 179, L. Mistelis & S. Brekoulakis, eds., Wolters Kluwer Law & Business (2008).

“Taxation and Investment Protection,” in Investment Protection and the Energy Charter Treaty 115, G.Coop & C. Ribeiro, eds., JurisNet (2008).

“The Uses of Comparative Arbitration Law,” with Thomas W. Walsh, 24 Arbitration International 615 (2008).


“Determining Arbitral Jurisdiction: Timing and Finality,” in Symposium: Proceedings on Reform of the Federal Arbitration Act, 8 Nevada Law Journal 135 (2007).

Jurisdiction to Determine Jurisdiction, 13 ICCA Congress Series 55, Permanent Court of Arbitration, Hague (2007).

“Du Respect de la Convention de New York,” 18 (2) Bulletin Cour Internationale de l'Arbitrage CCI 65 (2007). English version, “Respecting the New York Convention," 18 (2) ICC Court of Arbitration Bulletin 65 (2007).

“Rules and Standards in Private International Law,” reviewing Dicey, Morris and Collins on the Conflict of Laws, 14th ed., (2006) Sir Lawrence Collins, ed., 73 Arbitration 441 (2007).

“Two Faces of Progress: Fairness and Flexibility in Arbitral Procedure,” 23 Arbitration International 499 (2007).


Arbitration of International Business Disputes: Studies in Law and Practice, Oxford University Press (2006).

"Foreword," Leonard Schneidman, United States Taxation of Foreign Portfolio Investors (2006).

“Procedural Default Rules,” in Arbitration Insights 331, J. Lew & L. Mistels, eds. (2006).

Procedural Evolution in Business Arbitration: Three Studies in Change, Oxford University Press (2006).

“The Procedural Soft Law of International Arbitration,” in Pervasive Problems in International Arbitration 141, L. Mistelis & J. Lew, eds. (2006).

“Treaty Obligations and National Law,” with Alexander Yanos, 58 Hastings Law Review 251 (2006).


“Foreword,” C. Bühring-Uhle, L. Kirchhoff and G. Scherer, Arbitration and Mediation in International Business, 2d edition, Kluwer (2005).

“The Good Arbitrator,” 10 LCIA News 28 (August 2005).

“NAFTA Investment Award Challenges,” in Symposium Proceedings, British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 2 Transnational Dispute Management 39 (2005).

“The Nature of Arbitral Authority: A Comment on Lesotho Highlands,” 21 Arbitration International 483 (2005).

“Private Disputes and the Public Good: Explaining Arbitration Law,” 20 American University International Law Review 903 (2005).


“Developments in International Commercial Dispute Resolution in 2003,” with J. Coe, M. Friedman, D. Prager and S. Smith, 38 International Lawyer 265 (2004).

“Expropriation and Taxation Under the NAFTA,” in NAFTA: Investment Law and Arbitration: Past Issues, Current Practice, Future Prospects 93, Todd Weiler, ed., Transnational Publishers (2004).

Income Tax Treaty Arbitration, with David R. Tillinghast, Sdu Fiscal & Financial Publishers, The Netherlands (2004).

“The International Currency of Arbitral Awards,” in International Business Litigation and Arbitration 519 (2004).

“Saving the FAA,” 4 International Arbitration News 10 (Summer 2004), reprinted in 19 International Arbitration Report (Nov. 2004).


“Arbitrability and American Securities Law,” 20 Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage Special Bulletin 81, G. Kaufmann-Kohler and V. Frossard, eds., Proceedings of ASA Colloquium, Arbitration in Banking and Financial Matters, Geneva (January 2003).

“Arbitration's Protean Nature: The Value of Rules and the Risks of Discretion,” 19 Arbitration International 279 (2003).

“The Contours of Arbitral Jurisdiction: Who Decides What?” 3 International Arbitration News 2 (Summer 2003), reprinted in 18 International Arbitration Report 21 (August 2003).

“International Commercial Dispute Resolution,” with A. Bjorklund and J. Coe, 37 International Lawyer 445 (2003).

“Irony in Intellectual Property Arbitration,” 19 Arbitration International 451 (2003).

“The New Face of Investment Arbitration: NAFTA Chapter 11,” with Guillermo Aguilar Alvarez, 28 Yale Journal of International Law 365 (2003).


“Amending the Federal Arbitration Act,” 13 American Review of International Arbitration 75 (2002). Adapted as “The Specificity of International Arbitration: The Case for FAA Reform,” 36 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 1241 (2003).

“Arbitration and Tax Measures in North America,” in Settlement of Disputes in Tax Treaty Law 565, M. Lang and M. Zuger, eds. (2002).

“Income Tax Treaty Arbitration,” 10 George Mason Law Review 803 (2002), reprinted in 31 Tax Management International Journal 219 (May 2002).

“Investor Nations as Host States under NAFTA Chapter 11,” in Investment Treaties and Arbitration 9, G. Kaufmann-Kohler and B. Stucki, eds., Association Suisse de l'Arbitrage, Special Series No. 19, 2002.


“Arbitration and the Fisc: NAFTA’s Tax Veto,” 2 Chicago Journal of International Law 231 (2001), reprinted in 16 International Arbitration Report 33 (May 2001).

“Arbitration’s Discontents: Of Elephants and Pornography,” in Foundations and Perspectives of International Trade Law 258, I. Fletcher, L. Mistelis and M. Cremona, eds., (2001), reprinted in 17 Arbitration International 263 (2001) and 17 International Arbitration Report 20 (February 2002).

“Award Enforcement under the New York Convention,” 1 International Business Litigation & Arbitration 683 (2001).

“Book Review,” Aldo Berlinguer, La Compromettibilita' Per Arbitri: Studio Di Diritto Italiano e Comparato, with Luisa Arosio, 16 International Arbitration Report 19 (March 2001).

“Why Courts Review Arbitral Awards,” in Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft und Streiterledigung im 21. Jahrhundert: Liber Amicorum Karl-Heinz Böckstiegel 595, R. Briner, L.Y. Fortier, K.-P. Berger and J. Bredow, eds. (2001), reprinted in 16 International Arbitration Report 27 (November 2001).


“Comprendre les Enjeux de l'Arbitrage Financier,” in Arbitrage, Finance et Assurance 7, Bulletin de la Cour International d'Arbitrage, CCI, Paris (2000).

International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration, 3d ed., with W. L. Craig and J. Paulsson, Oceana (2000).

“Jurisdictional Issues in Financial Arbitration,” in Festschrift für Otto Sandrock zum 70. Geburtstag 745, Klaus Peter Berger, ed. (2000).

“Making Sense of Financial Arbitration,” (French version “Comprendre les Enjeux de l’Arbitrage Financier,”) in Arbitration, Finance and Insurance 7, ICC International Court of Arbitration Bulletin, Special Supplement (2000).

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Commentary and Translation on The Art of Doubting and Believing by Sebastian Castellion, 54 Unitarian Universalist Christian 57 (1999).

“Determining Arbitral Jurisdiction: Allocating Tasks Between Courts and Arbitrators,” 8 American Review of International Arbitration 133. (1999)

“Duty and Discretion in International Arbitration,” 93 American Journal of International Law 805. Reprinted in 15 (No. 1) International Arbitration Report 28 (January 2000)and 33 Seinan Gakuin Law Review 71 (Japan 2001).

“The United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards,” in Handbook of International Dispute Resolution 519 (B. Barin, ed. 1999).


Annotated Guide to the 1998 ICC Arbitration Rules, (with W. Laurence Craig & Jan Paulsson), New York: Oceana.

“Arbitration in Banking and Finance,” 17 Annual Review Banking Law 213. Reprinted in 1997 Yearbook of International Financial and Economic Law (Joseph Norton, ed.) The Hague: Kluwer Law International.

“Bridging the Gap in Forum Selection: Harmonizing Arbitration and Court Selection,” 8 Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems 19.

“Dispute Resolution: Arbitration Avoids 'hometown justice' Overseas,” (The NLJ Corporation Counsel Report of Multinational Corporations Dispute Resolutions) (May 4, 1998) National Law Journal C18, col.1.

“In Memoriam: Memorial Tributes for Professor Elizabeth B. Clark,” (with others) 78 Boston University Law Review 242.

“The Interaction of Courts and Arbitrators in England,” International Arbitration Law Review, Feb. 1998, at 54. Reprinted in 13 (No. 6) International Arbitration Report 21 (June 1998).


“Determining Arbitral Jurisdiction: Allocation of Tasks Between Courts and Arbitrators,” 8 American Review of International Arbitration 133.

“Documentary Credit Dispute Resolution: The Role of Arbitrators and Experts,” 12 International Arbitration Report 15.

International Commercial Arbitration: Cases, Materials and Notes on the Resolution of International Business Disputes, with W. Michael Reisman, Foundation Press.

Text and Context in International Dispute Resolution,” in Symposium: International Commercial Dispute Resolution, 15 Boston International Law Journal 191.

“When and Why Arbitration Matters,” in The Commercial Way to Justice: The 1996 International Conference of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, 73 (G.M. Beresford Hartwell, ed., 1997) The Hague: Kluwer Law International.


“The Arbitrability Dicta in First Options v. Kaplan: What Sort of Kompetenz-Kompetenz Has Crossed the Atlantic?” 12 Arbitration International 137. Reprinted in 11 International Arbitration Report 1 (October 1996).

“L’'Arbitrage en Matiere Financiere,” 40 Revue de Jurisprudence Commerciale 41.

“Fields and Gardens: The Why and Wherefore of Arbitration,” The World and I 317 (April).

Foreword to Christian Buhring-Uhle, Arbitration and Mediation in International Business, London & The Hague.


“Illusion and Reality in International Forum Selection,” in symposium on Arbitration, 30 Texas International Law Journal 135.

International Forum Selection, London, The Hague and Boston: Kluwer Law Publishers.

“Neutrality, Predictability and Economic Cooperation,” 12 Journal of International Arbitration (No. 4) 99.

“The Raison d’Etre of International Commercial Arbitration,” 1995 Lov Og Rett 641 (Oslo 1995).


“Control Mechanisms in Tax Arbitration,” in Resolution of Tax Treaty Conflicts by Arbitration 36 (G. Lindencrona, ed.).

“Finality and Fairness in Tax Arbitration,” 11 Journal of International Arbitration 19.

“Particularités de l'Arbitrage en Matiere Bancaire et Financiere,” 116 Semaine Judiciare (Geneva) 1.


“Anonymous Bank Accounts: Narco-Dollars, Fiscal Fraud, and Lawyers,” 15 Fordham International Law Journal 652.

“L’Arbitrage et le Recouvrement des Prets Consentis a des Débiteurs Etrangers,” 37 McGill Law Journal 377.


Book Review, International Commercial Arbitration and the Courts and The 1989 Guide to International Arbitration and Arbitrators. (Hans Smit, ed.) 85 American Journal of International Law 586.

“Spiritual Energy and Secular Power,” in The Influence of Religion on the Development of International Law, M. Janis (ed.), (Boston, London & Dordrecht: Kluwer).

“When the Borrower and the Banker are at Odds: Arbitration and International Finance,” 65 Tulane Law Review 1323.


“Control Mechanisms in the Development of a Modern Lex Mercatoria,” Lex Mercatoria and Arbitration, T. Carbonneau (ed.), (New York, NY: Transnational Juris).

International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration, Second Edition, (with Craig & Paulson), (New York: Oceana Publications).

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“Judicial Controls in the Arbitral Process,” 5 Arbitration International 230.

“Legal Policy Conflicts in International Banking,” 50 Ohio State Law Journal 1067 (Banking Law Symposium Issue).

“National Law and Commercial Justice,” 63 Tulane Law Review 647.


“National Legal Systems and Private Dispute Resolution," 82 American Journal of International Law 616.


“American Income Tax Aspects of Trans-Border Securities Investment,” 4 Boston University International Law Journal 67.

“Private Adjudicators and the Public Interest: The Expanding Scope of International Arbitration,” 12 Brooklyn Journal of International Law 629.

“A Swiss American Perspective of a Franco-American Treatise,” with L. Levy, Book Review of J. Robert and T. Carbonneau, The French Law of Arbitration, 2 Arbitration International 266.


“Arbitrage Commercial et Contracts Internationaux,” with J. Paulsson, 45 Revue du Barreau 215.

“El Arbitraje Commercial Internacional y la Lex Loci Arbitri: Perspectiva de la Ley de Arbitraje Inglesa,” 2 Revista de la Corte Espagnola de Arbitraje 57.

“Backup Withholding, Foreign Banks and Bearer Bonds,” 1 Journal of Strategy in International Taxation 161.

“Compelling Information from Foreign Corporations: Secrecy Laws and United States Economic Regulation,” Investments in United States Real Estate from a European Perspective, Haupt-Bern, R. Zach, ed., 1985.

“Tax Planning for Foreign Investment in American Real Estate,” 1 Journal of Strategy in International Taxation 247.


“Arbitration of International Contract Disputes,” 39 Business Law 1783.

“The Influence of National Legal Systems on International Commercial Arbitration,” T. Carbonnueau, ed.,Resolving Transnational Disputes through Arbitration, University of Virginia Press 80 (1984).

International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration, with Craig and Paulsson, New York and London: Oceana Publications.


“Binding Force of International Arbitral Awards,” with J. Paulsson, 23 Virginia Journal of International Law 253.

Book Review, “Commercial Arbitration, by Sir Michael Mustill and Stewart Boyd,” 11 International Business Lawyer 216.

“Lex Loci Arbitri and International Commercial Arbitration,” 32 International and Comparative Law Quarterly 21.

“Predestination and Swiss Arbitration Law: Geneva's Application of the International Concordat,” with P. Neyroud, 2 Boston University International Law Journal 1.


“Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes,” Foreword to Forum London (International Bar Association).


“French Codification of a Legal Framework for International Commercial Arbitration,” 13 Law & Policy in International Business 727.

“Legal Issues in the Third World's Economic Development,” 61 Boston University Law Review 1321.

“Tax Characterization of International Leases: The Contours of Ownership,” 67 Cornell Law Review 103.


“Judicial Supervision of Transnational Commercial Arbitration,” 21 Harvard International Law Journal 87.

“Le Nouveau Statut des Banques Etrangeres aux Etats-Unis,” 32 Revue Internationale de Droit Compare 75.

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“Fiscal Jurisdiction and Accrual Basis Taxation: Lifting the Corporate Veil to Tax Foreign Company Profits,” 78 Columbia Law Review 1609.

“International Products Liability Litigation: Choosing the Applicable Law,” 12 International Lawyer 845.

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