Informal, “soft” law has often been investigated through the lens of network authority. This panel contrasts two such perspectives from transnational law – private transnational legal regimes in the field of corporate social responsibility and the transition from and connections between informal and formal law in the field of global financial governance – with a theoretical approach that emphasizes the importance of connectivity norms for the global legal order.
Fulya Apaydin & Charles Roger, Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals
Poul F. Kjaer, Copenhagen Business School
Oren Perez, Bar-Ilan University
Discussant: Anne Peters, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law
Moderator: Surabhi Ranganathan, University of Cambridge