From the I·CONnect Blog

  • Finding a Panel at 2020 ICON-S Annual Conference
    by The Editors on January 16, 2020 at 12:27 am

    –The Editors Many of our readers are happily planning to attend the 2020 Annual Conference of the International Society of Public Law, to be held at the University of Wrocław in Poland on July 9-11, 2020. For those attendees who wish to propose a fully-formed panel but are unable readily to identify others who areRead More…

  • Public Law and Technology: Automating Welfare, Outsourcing the State
    by Sofia Ranchordas on January 15, 2020 at 3:30 pm

    —Sofia Ranchordas, University of Groningen [Editor’s note: This is one of our biweekly I-CONnect columns. For more information about our four columnists for 2020, please click here. In 2020, Professor Ranchordas will blog about public law and technology, sharing some insights from her recent scholarship on digital exclusion as well as […]

  • What’s New in Public Law
    by Susan Achury on January 13, 2020 at 6:30 am

    –Susan Achury, Miami University In this weekly feature, I-CONnect publishes a curated reading list of developments in public law. “Developments” may include a selection of links to news, high court decisions, new or recent scholarly books and articles, and blog posts from around the public law blogosphere. To submit relevant […]

  • Invitation to Friends of I-CONnect: 2020 Global Conference on Constitution-Making and Constitutional Change
    by Richard Albert on January 12, 2020 at 3:31 pm

    —Richard Albert, William Stamps Farish Professor in Law and Professor of Government, The University of Texas at Austin Friends of I-CONnect are welcome to attend a major international conference on “Constitution-Making and Constitutional Change,” to be held this coming week on January 17-18, 2020, at the University of Texas at […]

  • Special Announcement: I-CONnect Columnists for 2020
    by The Editors on January 11, 2020 at 6:54 pm

    —David Landau, Florida State University College of Law The editors of I-CONnect are pleased to announce our new slate of columnists for 2020: Sofia Ranchordas, Andrea Scoseria Katz, Alexander Hudson, and Yvonne Tew. We are confident that they will provide a diverse and fascinating set of voices, representing a range of regional and […]

  • Iran and the Rhetoric of International Law
    by Jill Goldenziel on January 9, 2020 at 5:08 pm

    —Jill Goldenziel, Marine Corps University-Command and Staff College [Editor’s note: This is one of our biweekly I-CONnect columns. Columns, while scholarly in accordance with the tone of the blog and about the same length as a normal blog post, are a bit more “op-ed” in nature than standard posts. For more information about […]

  • Undoing Authoritarianism: Thailand’s Campaign to Amend the 2017 Constitution
    by Khemthong Tonsakulrungruang on January 8, 2020 at 6:29 am

    –Khemthong Tonsakulrungruang, Faculty of Law, Chulalongkorn University The 2017 Constitution has only been in effect for two years but the movement to amend, or even replace it, is spawning. The campaign for a constitutional change is spearheaded mainly by the opposition party, supported by several anti-junta groups. At present, the movement […]

  • Analyzing the Legality of the Soleimani Strike
    by Jill Goldenziel on January 7, 2020 at 3:06 pm

    —Jill Goldenziel, Marine Corps University-Command and Staff College [Editor’s note: This is one of our biweekly I-CONnect columns. Columns, while scholarly in accordance with the tone of the blog and about the same length as a normal blog post, are a bit more “op-ed” in nature than standard posts. For more information about […]

  • What’s New in Public Law
    by Mohamed Abdelaal on January 6, 2020 at 5:49 am

    –Mohamed Abdelaal, Assistant Professor, Alexandria University Faculty of Law In this weekly feature, I-CONnect publishes a curated reading list of developments in public law. “Developments” may include a selection of links to news, high court decisions, new or recent scholarly books and articles, and blog posts from around the […]

  • Meet the 2020 Team for “What’s New in Public Law”
    by The Editors on January 5, 2020 at 1:43 am

    –The Editors Exactly six years ago on January 5, 2014, we published the very first edition of “What’s New in Public Law.” Its format today is largely unchanged, and its purpose has remained the same: to update our readers on recent developments in public law around the world. Developments include news from […]